Are you willing to work for that body you want? You have a plan? Great, you have everything covered! Well, almost everything. Every professional athlete has a great plan and the power of will but do you know what distinguishes them from the rest? The difference is the attention to detail. Every serious athlete knows […]
Out of so many dieting trends that have taken the fitness world by storm in recent years, few have received so much attention as the famous keto diet. Used by people in all spheres of life, from those who are trying to control their diabetes, epilepsy, to fitness gurus who swear on low-carb eats to […]
Fitness addicts are always looking for something that will help them boost their performance. That’s perfectly normal because there can be no progress if you’re always doing the same old exercises that don’t engage your muscles like they used to. However, aside from various types of workouts and exercises, did you know that what you wear also plays an important role in your gym experience? Let’s see how exactly your workout clothes impact your athletic performance.
Skateboarding is awesome. You hop on your favorite skateboard and cruise down the streets feeling free and happy. You feel the cool wind on your face, you zone out and focus on the road and there isn’t a care on your mind. It’s just you and your skateboard and all the freedom you need. But […]
Being vegan is not just a way to protest the abuse of animals in the food industry, but a lifestyle that shapes your view of the world and the way you perceive yourself as well. Yes, it all starts by deciding not to eat meat, eggs and dairy, wear fur or use cosmetics tested on animals, but veganism slowly makes you think differently and act in accordance with its principles. Over the course of time, this reflects on your performance as well and you may start asking yourself if it’s possible to achieve high performance on a non-meat diet. Therefore, here are a couple of nutrition facts and tips for vegan running enthusiasts who wish to achieve great results.
Are you aware of the importance of magnesium? Do you know how magnesium affects your body? You probably feel sore after hard workouts; wouldn’t you like to change that? Have you been sleeping well lately? Sleep deprivation can have detrimental effects on your mood. A bit of magnesium can change all that. Magnesium is a […]
When you exercise, your muscles lose glycogen which is a stored energy reserve made out of glucose and carbohydrates. That combined with micro tears in the muscle tissue results in post-workout muscle soreness. Once it sets in, you’ll have a hard time maintaining the exercising routine. It will even be hard for you to get up in the morning. Even though the pain can be quite strong there is no need for you to resort to painkillers. There are better ways to help your muscles recover.
People are slaves to their habits and that’s why it can be really hard to break your daily routine. Even though it seems hard and intimidating, you should try adding some gym time to your schedule. It is very healthy, and it will give you a sense of accomplishment when you reach your desired fitness level.
Sure, you’re eager to get to the gym and hit that deadlift platform, but in order to be fully prepared for your routine, you need to take a moment and sneak a peek into your gym bag. One of the biggest killjoys is finding out that you forgot your headphones, and how on Earth will […]