#OCRChat – Unconventional Training!

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Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn What a great #OCRChat we had today – we pulled out all the stops to talk about unconventional training techniques and we came up quite a few once things got rolling. Some, like slackline, car tire workouts, Bulgarian Bags, and a couple others required equipment; while…

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Warning: Old Dude Trying Parkour

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Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn So I mentioned a while back that I was going to start working on Parkour-type exercises to move my training along for the Obstacle Course Racing season in 2016. Thanks to the new book Parkour Strength Training: Overcome Obstacles for Fun and Fitness by Ryan Ford and Ben…

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Pull Your Own Weight: Bodyweight Exercises

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Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Everyone has their favorite workout tools, for sure.  There are kettlebells, dumbbells, resistance bands, suspension trainers, barbells, Nautilus machines, ab wheels, and shake weights (okay, maybe not that last one).  There are workout DVDs, personal trainers, Zumba classes, yoga studios, and every type of routine you…

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