Kevin Carr is a strength and performance coach at Mike Boyle Strength and Conditioning and Movement as Medicine in Boston. Kevin discusses how to go about improving cognitive health from a training and life perspective and the benefits of "training your brain". We also go about figuring out what people mean by sport specific training and what that really means for the athlete and the strength coach.
Alex Tanskey is an integrative strength and performance coach based in Raleigh, North Carolina. During this episode of the pillars of health he delves into the correct way to progress your chin ups with Jon. Other topics discussed are listed below. Find this episode description here http://bit.ly/2LLDx6p Creating optimal cardiovascular health How conditioning can help... Continue Reading →
In episode eight continues where we left off in episode seven. Alex and Jon go into a number of different topics including: Heart rate Recovery (HRR): What is it and how to test it Why long slow benefits runners of all different distances Different ways to program long slow in to your training How to... Continue Reading →
In episode seven Alex Tanskey and Jon discuss five ways you can get more from your conditioning. In part one we discuss: Why the word "craic" may not transfer very well from Ireland to the US The book "Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcers by Robert Sapolsky and what we can take away from his work... Continue Reading →