See the attached PDF for my recent article in Paleo Magazine, June/July 2014 edition – “Your Excuse Is Getting Old“. Check out Paleo Magazine for more great articles.
Podcast #9 at Trail Runner Nation. In this Sock Doc Podcast I discuss more of the science behind why athletes lack motivation and its relevance to health and performance. Specifically I discuss what it means when athletes stink (literally) either from body odor or from ammonia toxicity. See Part I of this two part podcast […]
Podcast #8 at Trail Runner Nation. In this Sock Doc Podcast we discuss the science behind motivation. From your brain to your gut, we talk in detail about the physiological and mental aspects of motivation and how you can regain the Eye of the Tiger if you’ve lost your spark! You can also listen to […]
Often long distance athletes deplete themselves more than any other athletes. I’ve been in this situation more than once during my twenty IronMan races. After some events I just didn’t feel like doing much – didn’t want to train or even get household chores done. Once I got moving I’d do them – but it […]
There are a couple standout ways to become a better athlete yet even more ways in which you can hinder fitness progress and overall performance. Simply put – it’s easier to screw things up. With respect to improving, (making improvements or seeing improvements), proper training and recovery are at the top of that list which […]
You would rather say “maximal” than “minimal” when pointing to anything below your waist. You’re a trend-follower. Now that maximalist shoes are more popular than ever, you’ll follow suit. You’re secretly hoping that your favorite brand comes out with a glitter model since that’s in style now too. The minimalist thing just didn’t work out […]