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How Much do Olympic Athletes Eat

How Much do Olympic Athletes Eat

10 Most Important Rules for Post-Workout Recovery

10 Most Important Rules for Post-Workout Recovery | Chris Carmichael

This is The Most Beneficial 20-Minute Activity for Athletes

This is The Most Beneficial 20-Minute Activity for Athletes

We live in fast times, and for Time-Crunched Athletes every minute counts. I know you’re busy, constantly juggling more tasks and priorities than you can reasonably fit into a single day. And on top of the normal career and family priorities, you’re trying to fit high-quality training into your lifestyle. With that in mind, there’s …

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The Best Habits for Athletes Over 40

Life is less forgiving after 40. It’s a myth you can’t gain fitness, lose weight, change careers or change yourself past a certain age; but I do think those changes get harder. Your body doesn’t absorb and shrug off abuse as well as it did years ago. There’s more at stake when changing relationships and …

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The Three Rs-Rest, Refueling and Recovery for Rowers

Former GB Rowing Team physiologist Craig Williams provides advice on how you can reap more rewards from your training sessions. Read on… Your training approach is dictated by the recovery methods you employ. Getting the basics right – consistently – is crucial to any training programme. Following the simple formula of refueling, rehydrating and getting good rest …

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8 Habits of Highly Fit People

8 Habits of Highly Fit People

Here are some scary stats: More than two thirds of American adults are overweight or obese and more than half do not meet the physical-activity guidelines set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While that paints a rather grim picture of the fitness of Americans, what’s going on with the other third …

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Learn to Row – Capsize and Recovery

How to Get Back into Your Scull after Flipping Learn how to get back into your scull — swiftly and safely — after flipping over in water. Demonstrated by Calm Waters Rowing coaches and U.S. National Team medalists Charlotte Hollings and John Dunn. Filmed on the private lake owned by Calm Waters Rowing, a rowing …

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The 10 Best Supplements

Take a look at labels on supplements, and you’ll see promises like fat loss, muscle gain and reversed signs of aging plaster nearly every one. And with more than 29,000 dietary supplements to choose from, there’s no wonder you feel uncertain about which ones are more show than substance. That’s why we asked Chris Mohr, …

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Learn to Row – Videos

How to Set Up Your Scull World-class rower Charlotte Hollings shows you how to set up your scull, get in, and push away from the dock. Watch as she demonstrates how to position your oars properly, balance the boat for entry, and adjust your rig height for optimum performance. Filmed on the private lake owned …

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Inspirational 42-year-old Deena Kastor, Running Legend

Inspirational 42-year-old Deena Kastor, Running Legend

Even if you’ve never had the urge to lace up a pair of running shoes, you can’t help but feel inspired by 42-year-old Deena Kastor. This fall, she’ll return to the Bank of America Chicago Marathon—a race she won a decade ago—aiming to run 26.2 miles faster than any American woman age 40 or older …

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