Alpine Skiing (injuries prevention)

White powder on the slopes and you - can you already feel the excitement? Good, but first - protect the house. photo credit - Arek 🙂 Skiing brings lots of fun but remember that it is physically demanding activity. If you are not in shape (cardiovascular efficiency, stability, strength, flexibility) prepare yourself to the season …

Fat-burning zone myth

THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX they try to close you in... "The fat-burning zone is a myth because working out at a higher intensity still results in a greater total contribution from fat despite also generating a greater percentage contribution of fuel from carbohydrates." NASM* Personal Trainer Certification Manual   Finally found it somewhere. Ladies and …

CrossFit pull-ups name debate

CrossFit do something about it!  PULL-UP name for kipping and butterfly movements was not the smartest  choice in my opinion. It provokes quarrels coming out of “old school” strength training guys and they are right! Pull-up movement incorporates lats and whole shoulder girdle pure strength work. Kipping and butterfly movements should be for example named …