Today we’re discussing the importance of exploring the edges of your capacity, this step to improving our physical performance is to strategically & periodically (not every day) take opportunities to work at and beyond our limits. Working at the edge of our capacity can be a very uncomfortable experience because to truly “go there” likely means pushing to failure…

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There is a moment that occurs in the midst of difficult workouts or physical undertakings – when signals of physical and mental stress begin to register. The moment occurs at a point of effort when your mind can still comprehend the remaining volume of work to be completed and can consider your body’s best chances…

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Let’s talk about mindset. I believe that our mind underpins everything in our lives, that our mindset, our perspectives, our thoughts, what we think, what we say to ourselves, all have a profound impact on our lives. In the fitness community we likely spend a lot of time on training and nutrition, even rest and…

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You may not realize it, but the way in which you are currently breathing may be screwing up your body’s normal functions and preventing you from reaching your true athletic potential. Improper breathing has been tied to problems with mood, sleep, digestion, muscles, and the nervous system. Here are just some of the unexpected adverse…

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Sleep hygiene 1. Keep a regular schedule. Our bodies like regularity. Try to go to bed and wake up at the same times. With a regular schedule, your body will know when to release calming hormones before bed, and stimulating hormones to wake up. 2. Keep alcohol and caffeine moderate. Both will interfere with sleep.…

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