-Freedom Through Discipline-
A Live 12-Week Online Men’s Course with Michael Holt
Your vitality is the most accurate predictor of whether or not you will achieve your ambitions. And your resolve in prioritizing and maintaining your vitality is directly proportional to the degree of internal peace you will experience throughout the moment by moment unfolding of your life. If you do not have non-negotiable disciplines in place for the cultivation of vitality, you will be harshly confronted by regret.
Modern cultural norms encourage you to become flaccid, disconnected, and obedient. Rejecting these trends and adhering to a lifestyle of self-discipline is the pinnacle revolutionary act of these times. In this era, to become vital is the highest rebellion.
Masculine Vitality is the unmistakable sense of sovereignty, trustworthiness, and charisma which emanates from the core of a man who governs himself wisely in body and mind.
Implementing the principles and practices required for building a strong foundation of Masculine Vitality will infuse your life with a reservoir of balanced sustainable energy to be utilized in fulfilling your highest potential.
It’s time to take responsibility for turning yourself into the man you know you are capable of becoming.
It is time to claim your Masculine Vitality.
Over this 12 week course, YOU WILL ACCOMPLISH:
- The systematic architecture of a daily regimen for dramatically increasing your baseline of Masculine Vitality.
- Competency in proven skill based meditation techniques to develop will power, sharpen cognition, and catalyze performance excellence in all endeavors.
- The implementation of progressive lifestyle management protocols in the realms of sleep hygiene, hydration, nutrition, and movement to significantly increase performance capacity.
- The optimization of hormone function, testosterone production, libido, and sexual virility through adherence to holistic lifestyle interventions.
- The establishment of functional breathing mechanics and the ability to intentionally manage the state of your nervous system through various breath techniques.
- The deepening of your emotional intelligence to identify and uproot limiting reactive patterns and implant effective self-regulation strategies.
- An understanding of the critical distinction between working out and working in with regard to energy management.
- Overcoming lifestyle obstacles and making lasting interpersonal changes while being held accountable by a cohort of committed peers.
- Accessing unprecedented levels of productivity by inhabiting the critical center point between the poles of relentless self-discipline and unconditional self-acceptance.
- Purposefully and powerfully stepping forward in becoming the man you are capable of becoming.
This course is for you if:
- You find the amount of information out there about managing your health to be paralyzing - you know that you must make lifestyle changes, you just don’t know where to begin.
- You are a professional in the field of mens’ work, health and wellness, or self-development and want to sharpen up your personal disciplines and be an exemplar for your clientele.
- You are a driven high performer who has a hard time shifting out of “work-mode” to recharge
- You want to free yourself from the seesaw of productivity and depletion - one day you’re amped up and ready to conquer the world, the next you’re exhausted and overwhelmed by your responsibilities
- You want to optimize hormone function, libido, and sexual virility without the harmful side effects from pharmaceuticals, injections, and chemical prescriptions
- You do not accept that being a father means being soft, pudgy, and sleepy - you want to gift your children the incomparable advantage of being raised by a strong masculine leader
- You’re wanting relief from constant background fatigue and generalized physical pain, aches, and stiffness
- You’re “fit-sick” - despite spending a lot of time in the weightroom or your martial art academy you don’t feel well. You know the next evolution of your growth won’t come through more strenuous training
- You reject the victim mindset, and are ready to invest in the changes that will sharpen your determination and help you contact your balls again.
Concentration - developing the power of a one pointed mind, the critical foundation of performance excellence in all tasks
Meditation - understanding contemplative practice as a progressive skill based approach for the training of specific attentional resources and perceptual abilities
Relaxation - approaching rest as a skill that can be mastered
Emotional Regulation - cultivating positive emotional states and transcending reactive emotional patterns
Breath - developing functional breathing mechanics to manage the nervous system and using various breath techniques to catalyze peak meditative experiences
Hormone Optimization - implementing specific lifestyle interventions to optimize testosterone function, libido, and sexual virility
Sleep - perfecting sleep hygiene through lifestyle interventions and morning/evening regimens
Gut Health - addressing and mitigating gut imbalances through holistic remedies in the realms of nutrition and hydration
Energy Management - understanding the crucial distinction between “working in” and “working out”
Eustress - leveraging cold/heat exposure and fasting for peak physical and cognitive performance
Somatic Intelligence - re-establishing connection to the natural wisdom of the living body
- This course will consist of 12 classes hosted via Zoom Video Conferencing.
- Classes will be offered Monday evenings 6:30pm - 8pm PST beginning February 13, 2023 and ending May 1, 2023
- Each class features live instruction - no pre-recorded material. You will have the opportunity to ask clarifying questions each week.
- Attendance at the live teaching of each class is strongly encouraged, though not mandatory. Recordings of each class will be provided to all participants.
Founder of the internationally renowned Savage and Saint Consultancy, Michael serves elite performers in the cultivation of vitality, depth of consciousness, and performance excellence. His extensive background in meditation, martial arts, western psychology, core shamanism, health and wellness, and exercise science combine to form a unique mind-body pedagogy that is trusted by top tier executives, founders, athletes, artists, and entertainers worldwide. He resides in Venice, California, where he devotes his time outside of his private practice and consulting endeavors to wellness study, martial arts and fitness training, writing, and meditation.