Results tagged “heat”

Looking At : Aug 26, 2012

During the past week we've discussed a number of great links; on Google+, Twitter, The Forums and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.

Hyponatremia: What is it?

What's your water intake like?

Strategies for Training and Competing in the Heat

Soldiers at the Camp Blackhorse, Afghanistan commemorative run for Sep 11.Photo via Soldiers Media Center.The PowerBar site takes a look at a subject which is definitely applicable around here right now - training and competing in the heat and humidity....

Learn to Sweat It Out

Marathon de Paris 2008. Photo by Vick the Viking.Via Basic Pursuits : the New York Times notes the benefits of sweating during outdoor exercise in the heat. Definitely something to think about....

Exercise in the Heat

Jim Peters feeling the heat at the 1954 Vancouver Empire State Games.The Science of Sport continues its excellent Fatigue series with a look at exercising in the heat (particularly relevant to Beijing). A great read....

Blog Action Day

Get ready for an interesting ride.

Some Like It Hot - the World Sauna Championships

Heat-resistant Finn, Timo Kaukonen.Via Get Outdoors : Saunas are great things. The recent World Sauna Championships - held in Heinola, Finland - stretched the friendship a little; competitors had to brave temperatures up to an incredible 130C/266F. All they had to do was remain seated, and not wipe off the sweat.

Working Out In The Heat

Turning up the heat.What do you do workout-wise when it gets this hot?