Cathe Friedrich has been a leading innovator of the home exercise video industry for over two decades. With over 600 workout titles to her credit, she created one of the first “step” aerobic videos in 1989, and continues to this day to produce fun, intense, and challenging workouts for all body types and fitness levels. Her workouts are distributed on DVD and via digital downloads and streaming. Cathe holds a long-time ACE primary certification and has specialty fitness certifications in Indoor Cycling, Body Pump, Kickboxing, Boxing, Prenatal Fitness, Resist-A-Ball, Yoga Fit, Silver Sneakers and more. Her award-winning fitness workouts have been featured in the New York Times, Dallas News, and the Philadelphia Inquirer and have appeared in articles in the magazines' Shape, Oxygen, Self, Health, Fit, Consumer Digest and Fitness. Cathe has also been featured on Fox Business News, CBS, and QVC. Cathe is the mother of two boys: Eric, age fourteen, and Kyle, age twelve.

3 Reasons You Can’t Do a Deep Squat

Squats are a basic exercise that most people can do. Yet descending into a squat with excellent form is easier for some people than others. The reason squatting is hard varies, but there are some commonalities among people who have difficulty squatting to parallel and below. By addressing these weaknesses…