View Post

How EFT Works…

In Mental Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

I know some people think of this is “woo-woo.” But it’s not. There is a significant amount of research showing it works, even if Wikipedia continues to blackball such research. I’m talking about EFT, Emotional Freedom Technique, which is one form of energy psychology. Energy psychology is largely based on …

View Post

Meditation vs. Hypnosis

In Mental Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

Jeff asks, “Are hypnosis and meditation the same thing?” Great question! Similar in many respects but not quite the same. There’s physical and mental relaxation involved. Brain waves going from beta to alpha and even theta or gamma can occur in both. Most people equate meditation to clearing the mind …

View Post

What Hypnosis in Training Looks Like

In Mental Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

This is what hypnosis in training looks like from the outside. Of course, the most important part of using hypnosis is what is going on inside your mind-body, but that I can’t “show” you. Most often, when I use hypnosis in training it is self-hypnosis where I am guiding myself …

View Post

Recovery goes down with Age…

In Mental Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

I’ve been hearing this a lot lately… “I just don’t recover like I used to.” “It takes me twice as long to recover from workouts as when I was in my 20’s” …and all kinds of similar sentiments. People sometimes say to me, “Just wait til you’re older…you’ll see” I …

View Post

What is Your Motivation Source?

In Mental Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

There are two ways you can be motivated. You can be motivated internally from yourself. And you can be motivated externally by others. Both are discussed more in this video: Hey it’s Logan Christopher back from Legendary Strength to talk about some mental frames and specifically, motivation. If you missed …

View Post

What is Your Motivation Direction?

In Mental Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

There are two ways you can be motivated. You can be motivated to move TOWARDS something. And you can be motivated to move AWAY FROM something. Both are discussed more in this video: Hey, it’s Logan Christopher from Legendary Strength and today I want to talk about mental frames. What …

View Post

Research Benefits of Deep Breathing Exercises

In Bodyweight Mastery, Health-Mastery, Kettlebell Mastery, Mental Mastery, Strongman Mastery by Logan ChristopherLeave a Comment

What Deep Breathing Does for You Recently I came across some new papers on the benefits of deep breathing exercises. Like this paper titled, “Physiology of long pranayamic breathing: neural respiratory elements may provide a mechanism that explains how slow deep breathing shifts the autonomic nervous system.” (Yep, they pretty …