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July 03, 2016
Most of us go to the gym, use the equipment, and then leave without even once wondering how the objects we engaged with were created. Our only thought is on our fitness, and likely what we need to do or not do to improve it. However, if you’re a history buff (or simply curious about how the things you use were invented), then here’s a little lesson on Olympic plates. The International Olympic Committee reports that weightlifting made its first appearance in this high level sporting event in 1896 where it was practiced by both the Egyptians and the...
July 30, 2015
Typically, a lot of pre-season training articles talk about the exercises you can do to get your body back into top game shape. However, what you eat is just as critical to your sports-related success. In other words, having a diet that includes certain foods can help take you one level higher, making it easier to complete your workouts and pre-season training sessions. What foods are these? Here are some that are essential for a performance maximizing plan: Lean meats. By eating lean meats while in pre-season, you are supplying your body with top quality proteins necessary to building...
April 07, 2015
This is my getting back into the gym workout. Simple short workout took me 23 minutes to complete. I found this workout just right for getting back in the gym after a few weeks holiday break. It's important not too burn out, try keeping it simple and allow time to recover, making sure you complete the exercises correctly. I am always working on form, you can never be 100% perfect. Shoulders back throughout every exercise. I took less break time, you should always be in control of every movement. If form fails stop and take a breather. Remember to warm...
January 22, 2015
If you aren’t currently doing the Farmers Walk in your exercise routine, you are really missing out. This type of training offers a ton of benefits. But first, for those of you who aren’t familiar with the Farmers Walk, let’s talk about what it is. A lot of times you see the Farmers Walk in strong man competitions. This is where the participant grabs a huge weight in each hand and walks a certain distance with them. For you to do it, it is as simple as picking up two large dumbbells or kettle bells. Or, you could truly put...
September 07, 2014
Professional body building is like any other sport. There is a way to go about it that will bring you a physique worthy of medals and awards, and there are things that you could be doing that might contribute to your inability to achieve pro status. How do other body builders earn top honors? They follow a few extremely important dos and don’ts. Here is three of each: DO enlist the help of a pro body builder, if possible. No matter what area of your life you want to excel in, one of the best ways to learn...