Soft Tissue Massage Resource Athletes Treating Athletes

Soft Tissue Massage Resource

This is worth a bookmark. Athletes Treating Athletes is a great resource for all your soft tissue needs. If the daily grind has taken its toll and caused some overuse injuries this site will be of value for you. It offers detailed explanations of Self muscle massage, active muscle/tendon mobilizations, and joint mobilization techniques to restore […]

"More than just wellness" Mark Rippetoe Quote

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Another Mark Rippetoe quote. This time from Strong Enough? If your expectations are always those of someone content to live without physical challenge, then when it comes time for mental, moral, or emotional challenge you fail to meet it because you are out of practice. Meeting and overcoming obstacles are skills that can be honed, as opposed to […]

Fixing The Donkey Kick

Fixing The Donkey Kick

Here is Mark Rippetoe on the Donkey Kick (aka CrossFit Jump). The Donkey Kick is a misguided attempt to make explosions happen faster.If you have to do this, it’s a bunch of wasted effort, because a whole bunch of energy got expanded moving your feet around that didn’t make the bar go up.We want to […]

Gary Taubes Why We Get Fat Talk

Gary Taubes Why We Get Fat Talk

Gary Taubes, author of Why We Get Fat, was at CrossFit HQ and gave a talk. Condensed Version: Unabridged Version: You can download it for free. Condensed Version: Quicktime, Windows Media, iPod/iPhone. Unabridged Version: Part 1: Quicktime, Windows Media, iPod/iPhonePart 2: Quicktime, Windows Media, iPod/iPhonePart 3: Quicktime, Windows Media, iPod/iPhone

Chinese Weightlifting Training Hall

Chinese Weightlifting Training Hall

Sneak peek into a Chinese Weightlifting Training Hall In this video…in this order…16 year old snatching 100kg x 2—16 year old hang snatch 90 kg— 69 kg lifter snatching 140 kg— 105 kg snatching 140 kg x 3 Super Heavy squatting 280 kg x 3— 94 kg lifter squats 290 kg— Super Heavy does a […]