Blood Flow Restriction Training

Blood Flow Restriction Training

Table of Contents Why should we lift? Living an active life requires certain levels of strength. For example, when we walk we put 3.5 x bodyweight through our calf (soleus), whereas when we run this increases to 6.5-8x bodyweight1-2. We could build the needed strength...
What Is The Right Running Shoe For Me?!

What Is The Right Running Shoe For Me?!

Modern advances (and claims) have not done much for injury risk!   Runners assign a huge level of importance to footwear with respect to injury risk. In my opinion, this is more based on effective marketing than it is based on fact and is backed by the sentiments...
Arthritis and Age in Runners

Arthritis and Age in Runners

This is a shorter blog post, yay! We have done a few on running that are more detailed so you are now pretty smart folks! You know for instance that a fore-foot strike will load up the ankle whereas a rear-foot strike will load up the hip and knee.  You know what type...