Month: November 2017

Please never forget to stretch after all your workouts like I do

Even if you’re just taking it easy and not even breaking a sweat during your exercises, including constitutional walks and family saunters and even really slow rows on your rowing erg, never forget to give yourself a nice stretch every time your done with your exercises, even if you just get just a little bit […]

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My personal keto diet mistake: overeating my calorie deficit

Rule One of the Ketogenic Diet: if you want to lose weight: absolutely only eat when actually hungry (don’t let thirst fool you). I’ve been messing this one up every day so far (I started keto 16-days ago). I started keto 16-days ago. Aside from failing catastrophically, happily, and gladly, on Thanksgiving with both Thanksgiving […]

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The Ketogenic Diet Keto Diet

Important things I’m learning about the ketogenic diet 12 days in

After twelve days, I have learned just a few things about my own personal ketogenic diet–or, at least how I am going to run my keto diet: Drink all the water in the world: it’s not easy to keep up with the amount of water that this way of life AKA diet requires–because too little water […]

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My Hoka One One Bondi 4 shoes in the garbage

Threw away my Hoka One One Bondi 4s because of excessive sole wear rendering them unwearable and unusable

I just dropped my bought-from-new Hoka One One Bondi 4 running shoes into the garbage. They’re unwearable. Not even give-away-able. I can’t wear them because, unlike on the Bondi 3s that have durable outsoles protecting both the forefoot and the heel, the Bondi 4 has midsole material under the outside of of each forefoot, resulting, […]

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sedentary lifestyle injuries include lower back pain

Sedentary lifestyle injuries are infinitely worse than sports injuries

I remember the days when I was so fit that a sports injury was always looming but it was only temporary. My fitness and wellness aided and accelerated my recovery every time–even if it took just a little help from a doc or surgeon.  As someone who’s super-size and who needs to lose ~100 pounds–someone […]

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People on the ketosis diet and in keto eat a lot of bacon they eat all the bacon

My keto diet has killed my appetite and hunger dead

I have been eating according to the keto diet for eight days, according to /r/keto on reddit.  After a little more than a week, my appetite has really been suppressed and it’s taken a lot less keto-friendly food to sate my hunger. I’m not at all like by buddy Mark Harrison who needs to be […]

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Andrea Kozma SweatNow App iOS Android Fitness

SweatNow makes trainers celebrities and students communities

SweatNow, a free app for iOS and Android, allows all of us who only go to classes, studios, and gyms for specific trainers, coaches, teachers, yoginis, and instructors, to follow them wherever they go whenever they go there. They can change studios, gyms, or even towns and cities, and you’ll know where they are. If they […]

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EverStretch: Premium Stretching Equipment for Athletes

EverStretch is so simple it’s genius for stretching, mobility, range of motion, and flexibility

Since I’m swinging a kettlebell for 90-seconds every 60-minutes, stretching is important. I was figuring out where I was going to put my big foot up real high so I can stretch my hamstrings and glutes when I stumbled upon EverStretch which looks like a modified TRX Suspension Trainer Straps.  I don’t know them, they don’t have any […]

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2017 Concept2 Holiday Challenge

The 2017 Concept2 Holiday Challenge Begins November 23

Some news from Concept2 about their upcoming individual challenge, the 2017 Concept2 Holiday Challenge: It’s almost time for one of our most popular challenges! The 2017 Holiday Challenge begins November 23 (US Thanksgiving) and ends December 24 (Christmas Eve). To participate, all you have to do is complete your workouts on either the Indoor Rower, […]

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Start preparing for the Concept2 Holiday Challenge today

Unlike most Concept2 Challenges, the Holiday Challenge demands a lot from us from the very beginning: 6,451.61 meters-per-day, on average, to accumulate 200,000 meters over the 31-day Concept2 Holiday Challenge—which is a lot if you’re not used to high-mileage rowing. But you can do it! There are five things you’ll need to complete rowing 200 kilometers in a […]

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