As I lie awake on this early morning during Orca Games competition, soaking in the stillness, I took some time to reflect upon how I present myself as a coach... Here is a snapshot of how the concept of the Progression of Coaching wandered through my mind. Coaches, Trainers, Therapists, and Movement Practitioners have … Continue reading Do You Do What You Do Well? Or Do You Just Do it?
I had taken over a month off from any challenging deadlifts, spending a majority of my efforts running, swimming, and swinging the mace. But there's a feeling of empowerment when you have the ability to feel strong; You feel a change in your body language, becoming more relaxed yet laser focused. Taking deep breaths … Continue reading 3 At Home Positions to Reduce Low Back Pain
It's So Easy, A Caveman Could Do It. Has it occurred to you that if you've learned how to ride a bike, it is almost impossible to forget? When you are a kid, it's a right of passage and freedom, especially once those training wheels are popped off. Throw a baseball card in the spokes, … Continue reading You Aren’t Perfect; Learn Something New, Or Re-Learn What You Might Already “Know”
The fluency of mind-body connection diminishes over time if they are not used. These skills tend to have a greater mental component, and fall under a "use it or lose it" principle.
What if there was a better option for your achy body than Tylenol, Advil, or Aleve? Pop just a few of those and bam, that joint soreness if gone...but not really. Those over the counter medications are dangerous for the body, but that is not where I want this article to end up, so back … Continue reading Anti-Inflammatory Golden Milk Recipe
My diet used to be absolute piss poor. There is not the slightest chance I will try and throw a curtain over my pre-collegiate habits. After 90% of highschool days, religious rides to McDonalds or the deli for a mayo slathered hard roll sandwich. To even throw more fuel in the fire, that could be … Continue reading Didn’t Your Mother Tell You to Eat Your Damn Vegetables? Here’s the REAL Reason Why
If there was ever a title to catch your attention, I’m pretty sure this would be up there in the rankings. Your mind might be wondering what the heck I mean and for a good reason! People enjoy the glamour of having a nice looking butt; both the one who built it, and those who … Continue reading What’s The Deal With Your Butt Muscles?
The human body is absolutely incredible. Time and time again, we are presented with choices: some that will bring us closer to the life we desire, while others drag us down the mountain, sometimes ending worse off than we began. You can embark in a positive direction through intense bouts of physical and mental challenge … Continue reading 5 Simple Foam Rolling Tactics to Upgrade Your Body
Grab a cup of coffee, a hearty nutritious breakfast, kick your feet up and get ready to make some knowledge gains! In my usual morning routine, I'll take about an hour to read through some articles and blogs to get my mind firing, and make some notes on what peaks my interests: Eric Cressey, Tony … Continue reading Article Review: “Stronger Lats for Stronger Lifts”