The Science of Hitting the Wall

We’ve all heard about it, many of us have seen it happen on race day and we might have even experienced it at one point. Whether you call it boinking, tapping out or hitting the wall it’s something most athletes are aware of. I feel like it has happened to me years ago on the... Continue Reading →

The Science of the Taper

I’m ashamed to say I write training plans and beyond to ‘rest up’ and ‘have fresh legs’ which makes sense I’m not really sure why athletes taper at the end of a plan. I do know that it is widely considered necessary for the full marathon and beyond and debatable at the half. But other... Continue Reading →

How Cool is the CRTC

I’m about to geek out in the most Canadian Studies way possible. I know that doesn’t sound like an exciting read but if you’re a Canadian a lot of the rule changes that have happened recently that you probably like the CRTC is responsible for. One of those C’s is for Canada and one is... Continue Reading →

Weekend Motivation 116

Things come up all the time that get in the way of what you were trying to do. And yeah sometimes it is a stick in your spokes and you got to throw in the towel for the day. That's totally fine we all have those days. Here's the thing though if that happens at... Continue Reading →

Guilty Pleasure TV Shows

Not so much now but in the past I thought really hard all day and at some point I just wanted to stop thinking. I think that informed my TV viewing habits then and now because they are terrible. Sure I’ve watched the good critically acclaimed stuff too like weeds, sex and the city and... Continue Reading →

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