If we want a guidepost for the often turbulent world of sports, we can go to some of the greatest coaches of modern society. Here are five of their lessons.
Don't give the fitness gurus power. Learn the science and develop your own fact-based perspective.
Every great training system has a history and every great system has a long lineage of coaches. Who are you following?
Self esteem, psyching up, and life lessons. These are all ways that fitness interacts with our minds beyond the physical scope of the gym.
Hold onto your hats. This is the year I challenge you to exercise less. I know you think I’m either joking or crazy, but I’m (hopefully) neither. Allow me to explain.
As Buddhist nun Pema Chödrön said, “Only to the extent that we expose ourselves over and over to annihilation can that which is indestructible in us be found.”
A rather philosophical talk with a client got me thinking about the five components of strength training. I had a realization of how to structure and plan training in a simple and well-rounded way.