9 Great Ways to Use Hemp Protein Powder

For over 12 000 years, humans have cultivated Hemp for both food,  fibre and oil. The seeds of the hemp plant were used by ancient cultures as a source of nutrition and healing, a practice now catching on in the western world following multiple scientific studies confirming hemp’s benefits. Hemp protein powder is made by…

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Getting back to Gym after the Festive Season

By Tom Holland After the indulgences of the holidays, come the New Year Resolutions to get fit, lose weight, go to gym more, be more active …. Yet, then one is faced with actually doing all those things – and the major portion of that resolution means you have to actually go to gym. This…

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Your 14-Step Guide to Weight Loss During Training

  By Lynda Wallenfels Your fastest self on the racecourse is light and lean. Combining “light and lean” with “strong and healthy” is the Holy Grail of optimal performance, and together work to create those peak moments you train so hard for. While under-fueling is the fastest route to over-training, over-fueling will not make you…

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5 Incorrect Assumptions People Make About Training for an Ironman

By Steven Moody As a qualified coach (and spending half of my time either in Lycra or Ironman-branded gear) it invariably comes up in conversations with “normal” people about the absurdity to the type of training and races I do. One of the more consistent responses in these conversations is somebody explaining to me how…

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The Best Recovery Practices for Endurance Athletes

You know that sensation, when you have bottomless power, breathing is deep, and pushing hard feels so good? When you are strong, motivated, and invincible. These are the days when you slay your training and smash your race goals. The secret to these training days and hitting race day in peak form is nailing your…

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Top 5 Dietary Fat Myths Busted

By Kim McDevitt, MPH RD on August 28, 2017 Top 5 Fat Myths The discussion around fats and our diet has gone across the spectrum and back again. There was a time when we were told to avoid fats of any form, launching the fat-free dietary craze and then we ran in the complete opposite…

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Master These 7 Tiny Swimming Improvements for Big Performance Gains

By Nick Meyer What would give you the most time savings in an IRONMAN 70.3 or IRONMAN-distance swim? Would you say it’s the weeks of structured training and improving your cardiovascular efficiency or effectively performing open water drills and skills (i.e. sighting, pacing and navigation) more efficiently? What if I told you that small skill…

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How to Make the Jump from Marathons to Ultras

Andrew Simmons – Lifelong Endurance With more and more people signing up for ultra-marathons—are you starting to get the itch too? These guidelines will show you how to make the jump from marathons to ultras and give you some key tips for having the best race possible. It All Starts With a Plan Longer distances…

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