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You May Be 'Stuck' in Extension. Here's Why It's Disastrous for Performance

If you can't relax, you can't recover. If you can't recover, you can't handle more training volume. If you can't handle tougher training, your p...

The Real Dangers of Energy Deficiency in Female Athletes

In 1972, a short but powerful federal law was passed: "No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in...

I'm Barely Eating But My Body Isn't Changing. Why?

Tells me if this sounds familiar... You are a female athlete. You train hard, and do so 5-6 days a week. You want to be in your BEST shape fo...

Why You Shouldn't Be Working Out Every Day

The best athletes in the world are committed to a training program that enhances their physical skills. However, working out every day often doesn't n...

Crunch Time: The Benefits of Adding More Pressure and Anxiety to an Athlete's Training

"Under pressure, you don't rise to the occasion. You sink to the level of your training." This quote is attributed to the Navy Seals, but I believe...