Caffeine is a drug. A very useful drug in fact, under specific conditions. How about using it to your advantage in an Endurance Race? It’s not such a bad thing when you use it this way…
Energy & Stamina – they’re crucial in getting you over the finish line in any high intensity sport or endurance race. How do you keep stamina & energy levels high throughout an event? What are people doing wrong that you should be avoiding? Let’s take a closer look…
What if you’re NOT an athelete? Can you still successfully compete AND complete in Endurance races? Absolutely. With the help of Carbs…let’s take a closer look.
The pain of Plantar Fasciitis is sharp and agonising, with each step producing a sharp stabbing sensation. In this article we look at some strategies for people with Plantar Fasciitis when they think they’ve tried everything.
Although we know vegetables dramatically improve health, all the mechanisms by which that occurs continues to be studied. It’s becoming clearer exactly how we can support healthy cognition and design treatments that assist clients with healthy aging and preventing cognitive decline. Recently, researchers uncovered the pathways by which leafy greens and cruciferous vegetables improve brain […]
The triggers for grief are the things we “miss” It’s, the walks, the talks, the hugs. Believing that only time can heal grief stagnates the healing process. Often, we believe grief is about missing someone but in truth we usually only miss the good things. Two universal laws to neutralize grief quickly: The first […]
This Summer, I was reading “Your Body’s Many Cries for Water – You’re not sick, you’re thirsty” and in it Dr Batmanghelidj hypothesises that the majority of health problems can be traced back to some form of chronic dehydration. They specifically mentioned hormone function and I thought this is relevant to all who are […]
You might be in the middle of preparing for Coastrek or Oxfam Trailwalker by doing amazing things in your training sessions. Or you might have just finished your big race day. Too often people just collapse in bad that night and wake up and go about their day to day as per usual, without fully […]
Endurance Training for an event such as Coastrek or Oxfam Trailwalker can unleash a beast within us. We want to achieve great things, that are almost inconceivable such as 50km or 100km distances. We want to prove to ourselves we can do something tough and hard and challenging. We want to test our limits and […]
Its common to hear stories of people getting through Endurance events such as Oxfam Trailwalker and Coastrek, telling their war-like stories of getting through it, battle wounds and all. It’s true, you can get through it. But what if you also had something left in the tank on finishing, were blister-free and weren’t hobbling around for the […]