Understanding the Concept of Balance in a Handstand
5 Reason Why You Need Mobility Training In Your Life
WHAT IS A MORE EFFECTIVE OR EFFICIENT WAY TO BALANCE?
When you watch any advanced handbalancer it looks effortless and appears to be completely still. While the handstand itself may be static, there are a lot of corrections happening with the palm the entire time. With months and months and years and years of consistent practice handbalancers get so comfortable and used to balancing on the hands that it appears to be still.
Strong Body. Strong Mind. Strong Life.
Everybody talks about it, but not a lot of people know what mobility training actually is and WHY it is at least as important as your strength or sport specific training. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a professional athlete, hobby sports enthusiast or not really into sports, mobility training is beneficial for all kinds of people.
Let me give you 5 reasons why…
Nutrition - A Secret to Ultimate Health
What advice can we give you?
Don’t see a workout, sport or an activity as something that you have to do, but something that you want to do. Something that benefits you. Don’t think about you need to do it so that you can devour a chocolate bar later on, but because it makes you feels good and strong. Learn to enjoy the process of becoming stronger and fitter. Set yourself performance goals, not because they look cool, but because you want to improve yourself! You don’t need to impress anybody else, you only need a healthy, happy and resilient body that strengthens your mind and improves your life!
Badass Hip Flexors - A Guide to Strength
There is no ONE diet that is going to fit everybody - but there are a few guidelines everyone can implement into their lifestyle!
Eat fat and become fat. Some people believe that eating fat will make you fat. Just like others believe that carbs make one fat. Neither is the case. It all comes down to calorie intake vs calorie outcome. It’s that simple.
Mobility Training - The Missing Link
We have all heard it before. Tight hip flexors - but what is it really that we are all taking about? What even does the word ‘tightness’ mean? Why do we feel so restricted and why can some people squat ass-to-grass and others don’t even if they sit the same amount of time?
Mobility Training - The Hype
Lacking mobility in areas like hip, spine, shoulder, ankle etc. results in injury almost 100% of the time. So it is crucial for us that we do and perform our activities and MOVE, but the missing link in almost everybody’s training — at least until they get injured or feel pain — is MOBILITY TRAINING. And I am not talking foam roller or stretching, I mean real mobility training. Strength training at the end ranges of motion. This is what we all need so badly, but still don’t make it a priority of ours.
This article is created to answer a few questions we hear and answer a lot.
What is mobility training?
What is the difference between Mobility and Flexibility?
Why is mobility training important? / What are the benefits?
Who should I be doing this?
Foam Rolling? Stretching?