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Athletic training blog with tips on training process, recovery, nutrition and injury prevention.
Exciting travel stories, inspiring new experiences, race reports and more.
1-to-1 coaching focused on training analysis and getting you in the best shape of your life.
ATHLETIC TRAINING BLOG
Train For Adventure
I used to be obsessed with training for the sole purpose of it. My logic was if one training session makes you stronger then more and harder should be even better, right?
Injuries and setbacks, however, helped me understand that there is a much bigger world out there. Traveling, new experiences and activities brought new meaning to my training and made it much more effective, fun and enjoyable.
I started The Athlete Blog as a place to inspire others to start their own adventures and live life to the fullest. But besides that also as a tool to help others get in top shape and able to do all those awesome and crazy things.
Luxembourg 70.3 Race Report – My First Half Ironman
I stepped into an unknown territory this year, as I trained for my first Half Ironman – Luxembourg 70.3. That’s a 1.9km swim, 90km bike ride and a 21.1km run…
High Intensity Training For Endurance Athletes – How Much Is Too Much?
Train like a beast. Train harder. No pain = no gain. That’s what you can see nowadays on every second social media page. Pure focus on high intensity training seems…
Kraichgau 5150 Race Report Or 7 Mistakes I Made In My First Triathlon
I was always intrigued by triathlon and wanted to try it out. The whole idea and challenge behind it seemed almost like an adventure and not sport to me. So,…
Train Smart – A Practical Guide to Exercise Heart Rate Zones
I used to be really bad at listening to my body. In fact, I’d even ignore it trying to push through the pain. The concept of exercise heart rate zones…
3 Ways To Determine Maximum Heart Rate And Why Athletes Need It
For those athletes who rely on heart rate in their training knowing maximum heart rate is crucial. It will allow to set up training zones correctly, which will bring structure…
What Is Target Heart Rate Zone And How To Calculate Yours
One of the best ways to make training process more effective is to listen to your heart. Structuring sessions around a specific target heart rate zone (or a mix of…