Getting to 100 Push-Ups in a Row

Fitness

About 6 weeks ago I set out to get in the best shape of my life before my 45th birthday. One of my goals was getting to 100 push-ups in a row. Everything is going well enough but I hit a wall on my push up progression. The problem is that the training program I […]

How To Start Running

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Have you ever thought about becoming a runner? I do all the time but it has taken me a long time to actually get started on it. I tried several times but I always ended up quitting for some reason or another. This time has been different for me and if you want to start running I can help.

What In The World is Tabata

Fitness

You have probably heard about Tabata but if your anything like me you may not know much about it. I first started reading about it a while back when I was looking for a fast workout I could get in before work. Tabata is a type of high-intensity interval training that focuses on short bursts of extreme effort over 4 minutes.

Running With IT Band Pain

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One of the most common and frustrating injuries for runners is IT band syndrome or iliotibial band syndrome(ITBS). Running with IT band pain can be difficult or impossible depending on how severe it gets. If you are a runner that is having this problem then this post should tell you everything you need to know. […]

Is Running Good For Weight Loss?

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I have no doubt that you have heard many times that if you really want to lose weight you need to start running. I have lost count of the number of well intentioned people who have given me exactly that advice. Still, have you ever stopped to find out if that age old advice is even true?

My Post Workout Routine

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I have been wanting to share my post-workout routine with you but I wanted to make sure that it still worked now that I’m 43. I have been using this routine pretty much exactly this way since high school athletics and I am very happy to say that it still works. The only thing I have changed is I added foam rollers into my stretches.