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Videos of training, feats and competitions involving all kinds of strength athletes.

Move It Speed (Intelligent Punching Bag)

This is an interesting area.



The Importance of Core Strength (ThenX)

Nice one.



Backmate (Doorway-Mounted Self-Massager)

Looks great.



Magnus Midtbø Destroys New Grip Strength Test (Jujimufu)

Very interesting grip tools.



Looking At : Jun 16, 2019

During the past week we've discussed a number of great links; on Facebook, Twitter, in The Daily 'Paper' and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.



Next Level Strength - The Ultimate Rings and Parallettes Program (Al and Danny Kavadlo)

Looks great.



Sleep is Your Superpower (Matt Walker)

Great information.



The LifeXtenShow Pilot Episode (Lifespan.io)

It's wonderful to see a show about this area. Looking forward to it.



Looking At : Jun 2, 2019

During the past week we've discussed a number of great links; on Facebook, Twitter, in The Daily 'Paper' and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.



The Science of Anti-Aging (Isaac Arthur)

Great information.



Hierarchy for the Olympic Lifts (Catalyst Athletics)

Great information.



Building Strength, Muscle or a Bit of Both (Omar Isuf)

Very interesting approach.



Heavy Pressing (Brian Shaw, Robert Oberst and Eddie Hall)

Check out the somewhat uncommon use of the Trap Bar - nice one.



Bowhead (Smart Personalised Supplement Dispenser)

Looks great.



Garage Gym Tour (Meg Squats)

I love seeing how other people train.



Looking At : Apr 21, 2018

During the past week we've discussed a number of great links; on Facebook, Twitter, in The Daily 'Paper' and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.



How To Master The Turkish Getup (Meg Squats)

Great explanation.



The Fastest Way to Big Biceps (Athlean-X)

Very interesting ideas.



Brian Shaw at the Arnold (Injury, and Lifts)

As terrible as it is to see an injury, the response to it (this video and the following one) is wonderful.



Heavy Weights vs Light Weights for Big Biceps (Athlean-X)

Time to grow.



Fasting and its Effect on Insulin (Thomas DeLauer)

Great explanation Tom.



Lean vs Strong (Omar Isuf)

Can you ever be too lean? If you care primarily about strength, yes.



Looking At : Dec 16, 2018

What we were talking about this week on Facebook, Twitter (especially the lists!) and Nuzzel.

NB : if you'd like to be one of the Moderators for any of the above sites, let me know.



Complete Guide To Intermittent Fasting (Thomas DeLauer)

I get a lot of questions on Intermittent Fasting - here's a full guide on how to go about things.



Staying Lean Year-Round (Athlean-X)

Great advice (apart from the initial list, of course).




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