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8 Overrated Fitness Ideas

In Health-Mastery by Logan Christopher1 Comment

Please note that when I say overrated, I mean just that. These are rated higher than they ought to be in my judgment. That doesn’t mean they aren’t useful at all or don’t have their places. With that in mind start ruffling some feathers… Marathons This is still seen by …

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I am Tendon Strong

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The following comes from promotional material from The Iron Samson, Alexander Zass, one of my favorite of the oldtime strongmen. The secret of my strength explained. Many physical culturists possess large-size muscles, yet they lack something—something- fundamental. Some possess it in a degree more than others, but they have not …

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135 lb. Weak Side Bent Press

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I hit my bent press goal for the weaker side, my left arm of 135 lbs. (My goal for the right arm is 185 lbs. and I’m still working towards that) Want to learn more about this exercise? This video and post walks you through how to do the bent …

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Strength Training Mindset

In Mental Mastery by Logan Christopher1 Comment

When you go to the gym, do you leave feeling accomplished? Or do you feel like you’re just going through the motions? Your success in the gym has to do with your mindset. Your mindset refers to not a singular idea or belief, but to multiple or a “set” of …

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Derren Brown on Hypnosis

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Hypnosis is a fascinating field, one that most people just have myths and misconceptions about. This video with Derren Brown, on The Joe Rogan Experience, is a good place to learn about what hypnosis is and it isn’t. There’s a myth that you couldn’t be hypnotized to do anything you …

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Where Qi Comes From?

In Health-Mastery by Logan Christopher12 Comments

Just the other day I was reading through a book that mentioned the piezoelectric effect. Are you familiar with this? It is a property of crystalline structures whereby pressure will generate electricity. I’ve heard of this several times throughout the years, but while reading about this effect this time a …

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ISOCHAIN Review

In Bodyweight Mastery, Strongman Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

Are you into isometrics? If so, you’ve got to take a look at this. Dragondoor is taking pre-orders for a new device called the ISOCHAIN. I’ll come right out and say it. This device is fairly expensive even at the pre-order price! And for the most part, it is something …

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3 Recovery Tips for Muscle Soreness

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Here are 3 weird, yet effective, recovery tips for muscle soreness that are most likely not in your routine. If you are actively working on strength or endurance training these tips may support your results. The famous wrestler, Dan Gable once said you must work just as hard on recovery …

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Handstand Pushup Isometrics

In Bodyweight Mastery by Logan Christopher6 Comments

I get asked about handstand pushups a lot. I also get asked about isometrics a lot. Here we cover both! There are quite a few different types of isometrics; I’ve cataloged nine different kinds. Of these two are made use of here. These are: Holding Isometrics Beyond-the-Hold Isometrics A hold …

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Kettlebell Juggling + Agility Drills

In Kettlebell Mastery by Logan Christopher5 Comments

Training should be fun! If it’s pure drudgery then its no wonder so many people aren’t motivated to do it. So sprinkling in some novel and crazy feats can be just the spice needed to keep you going on otherwise consistent work. Saw this from @junctiongirevoysport on Instagram and for …