How to become a faster runner?

How to become a faster runner?

If you are a runner, chances are that you want to run faster, easier and more effortless. Even after years of running we sometimes don't experience the desired improvements. The following article will help you gain some insights on how to train to achieve your goal!

Carbohydrates: Demons or Angels?

Carbohydrates: Demons or Angels?

CARBOHYDRATES: DEMONS OR ANGELS? Nutritional recommendations during the past decade were based on carbohydrates as the main nutrient. Bread, rice, pasta, and potatoes were supposed to be the base of our nutrition. During the last years, the reputation of carbohydrates changed. Now they often are labelled to be the evil of our modern diet.

Simple Mobility Flow to make you a better runner.

Even enthusiastic runners often don’t reach their full potential because they underestimate the benefits of additional training: increased performance, reduction of pain, prevention of injury and faster recovery. But I can promise, the small investment of time will be worth it!

Wie kann ich gesunde Gewohnheiten beibehalten?

Wie kann ich gesunde Gewohnheiten beibehalten?

Es gibt Menschen, die gesund essen, über Jahre regelmäßig trainieren, ausgeruht wirken und offensichtlich in einer großartigen Form sind. Wir beneiden diese Menschen und fragen uns, wie sie das eigentlich schaffen. Wie können wir es auch schaffen, gesunde Gewohnheiten beizubehalten?

Why Sleep is more Important than Nutrition & Training combined.

Why Sleep is more important than Nutrition & Training combined.

You would have realized the importance of sleep, if you've ever had a bad night's rest. You may feel unfocused, weak, in a bad mood and with huge cravings for sugar and salty snacks. But, still we underestimate the tremendous effects of sleep & disregard the 100's of processes in our physiology that require that restorative 'shut-eye'.

Warum Schlaf wichtiger ist als Training & Ernährung zusammen!

Warum Schlaf wichtiger ist als Training & Ernährung zusammen.

Die Bedeutung von gutem Schlaf haben wir alle schon gespürt, wenn wir uns nach einer schlechten Nacht schwach, genervt, unkonzentriert und schlecht gelaunt fühlten und unbändigen Hunger auf süße und salzige Snacks hatten. Dennoch unterschätzen wir die unglaublichen Effekte eines guten Schlafs für hunderte Prozesse in unserem Körper immer wieder.

3 Reasons why you might gain Weight

3 Reasons why you might gain weight!

Patience is not always our greatest strength; we want to see results immediately. But what if the desired results are missing or even worse, you gain weight instead of slimming down?

Should I lose Weight or Fat?

Should I lose Weight or Fat?

SHOULD I LOSE WEIGHT OR FAT? How often do we hear people saying “I need to lose weight!”? There are even generic tables showing the right weight for your height that is commonly used by doctors as well. We all believe that we will be healthier, happier, feeling well and to be better looking once we reach the right weight.

What is more important for Weight Loss: Training or Nutrition?

If you make the effort to lose weight, it’s smart to choose the most effective way. Nobody wants to invest incredible amounts of effort for just a mediocre effect.

Mind, Body, Health! How Mindfulness will make you happier and healthier.

Simple tips on mindful health you can incorporate today.

Mindfulness nurtures a relationship to our body that welcomes healing of the whole self. Here are 4 simple tips on mindful health you can incorporate today.

How Mobility can improve your fitness & performance.

Mobility is an essential part of your fitness.

Did you know that about 30% of your fitness comes from mobility? As much as we are focusing on our strength, endurance or sport specific techniques to improve our fitness, mobility always seems to be the poor neglected cousin.

VIDEO: Peformance Testing gets you better results.

Improve your running performance.

In this video I walk you through a typical performance test with the aeroscan. The results of this test allow us to make recommendations to your training plan to enable you to train harder for longer as well as burning fat more efficiently. If you would like to know more, talk to me for a … Continue reading VIDEO: Peformance Testing gets you better results.

Kalorien sparen oder Sport treiben, was ist effektiver, um Abzunehmen?

Warum sollten wir nicht einfach die effektivste Möglichkeit wählen, wenn wir abnehmen möchten, anstatt Zeit und Energie zu vergeuden? Genau das ist das Ziel dieses Artikels. Unsere Lebensbedingungen im Hinblick auf Ab- und Zunehmen sind vergleichbar mit einer dieser alten Waagen mit zwei Waagschalen. Diese stehen für die Energieaufnahme auf der einen und den Energieverbrauch … Continue reading Kalorien sparen oder Sport treiben, was ist effektiver, um Abzunehmen?

Why Metabolic Testing is the missing piece in your health and fitness journey.

Smart people try to avoid training overload and they will - sooner or later - stumble upon calculations and rules of thumb regarding the maximum heart rate and calculation of their “individual” training zones. Let’s just stay real: it’s better to...

Die besten Snacks vor dem Training für mehr Leistung.

Manchmal sehe ich Athleten, kurz vor dem Training einen Schokoriegel essen. Wenn ich sie darauf anspreche, dass dies für einen Leistungseinbruch sorgen kann, sind sie häufig verblüfft. Oftmals denken sie lediglich daran, vor dem Training viele Kalorien zu konsumieren, um gut mit Energie versorgt zu sein.