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Top 4 athletic animals and what they can teach humans

I’ve always been fascinated by wildlife and I hold great admiration for their raw strength, power, agility, and grace. I’ve been lucky enough to have been up close to many of these wonderful athletic animals, and I believe we can learn a lot from wildlife and nature about how the world works, even in the ‘civilised society’ we live in today. One of those things animals can teach us a thing or two about, of course, is athleticism.

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My experiment with intermittent fasting

Every so often in the world of fitness/strength and conditioning, a new diet will come to prominence and everybody will start jumping on the bandwagon like there’s no tomorrow. Atkins diet, Paleo diet, Alkaline diet, Twinky diet.. you get the gist.

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Most of the time, these diets are just not sustainable. People end up quitting after a month, fatter than when they first started.

Instead, why not just train hard, increase your conditioning, walk a little more, eat a little less? Sounds more sensible to me. When I first heard about intermittent fasting (IF), however, I was intrigued.

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