Category Archives: Writing

Athlete, Soldier, Officer, Bodyguard

When you think of Ray Lewis, you don’t think of bodyguards. After all, what protection could anyone possibly offer the 12-time Pro Bowl-er that he couldn’t provide himself? But if you were pressed to choose someone to fill the role … Continue reading

Posted in Fitness, Lifestyle, News, Special, Sport, Twinlab, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Muscle Food: Joe Manganiello

This month,  Muscle and Fitness magazine features Joe Manganiello, the shape-shifting werewolf from HBO’s hit show True Blood, on its cover. Actors are required to alter their physiques for demanding roles all the time, but I think that Joe’s taken … Continue reading

Posted in Clips, Drink, Eat, Fitness, Lifestyle, Writing | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Boxing Training: What To Expect

Some of my friends have recently started taking up boxing. This has got me thinking about my own experience with boxing training. Last year, writing for Men’s Fitness, I set off on a mission to write a first-person boxing story. … Continue reading

Posted in Fitness, Lifestyle, New York, Play, Writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Amazing Races

By Dean Stattmann Most people are content with regular workouts and the occasional run or bike ride. Maybe even a marathon or triathlon for some. But for others, that simply isn’t enough. It has to be an adventure. There needs … Continue reading

Posted in Clips, Fitness, Lifestyle, Play, Sport, Travel, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Almost Identical

By Dean Stattmann This story originally appeared in the Dec/Jan 2011 issue of Men’s Fitness. Twins share everything, including genetics, of course. But that’s not always a good thing, especially if they also share being obese. Growing up, Justin and … Continue reading

Posted in Drink, Eat, Fitness, Lifestyle, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

i got published in @Esquiremag via @twitter

Journalism students are taught that the internet has “lowered the barrier to entry” for publication. An example of that could be this blog. But while the internet has enabled writers and marketers alike to interact directly with their audience, it … Continue reading

Posted in Fashion, Lifestyle, New York, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

this is the end, my friend

Right now I’m ecstatic about the recent approval of my US work visa. Unfortunately, there’s a clause somewhere in there that prevents me from freelancing on the side. As a result, this month’s Dec/Jan double issue of Men’s Fitness will … Continue reading

Posted in Clips, Fitness, Marketing, Twinlab, Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment