Types of muscle fibers and their functions
During training for fat burning or mass gain, you need to use different types of muscle fibers. About what they are and how to determine the ratio of muscle fibers…

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Reasonable fitness: how to exercise while staying healthy
The fitness industry is constantly growing and begins to offer us something that is incompatible with the concept of a healthy lifestyle. How to do fitness “wisely” and not become…

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Fitness couple enhances sex drive
An unexpected option for spending time together is how to sweat in the gym. Psychologists say: “useful” activities (rather than ordinary walks and gatherings in a cafe) help to get…

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What is TRX: Pros and Cons of Training

Among the areas of fitness, the number of which is growing “like mushrooms after the rain”, one can single out the three global leaders. Crossfit is a high-intensity interval training from an American physical training instructor for firefighters and police officers Greg Glassman. Les Mills – Six innovative physical fitness systems from the family dynasty of athletes, founded by 4-time Olympic shot put champion New Zealander Leslie Mills. TRX pendant training closes trinity.

If you know a little English, then you can understand that the first type is a combination of cardio and power loads, and the second is a nominal training system. And trx training – what is it? How did she attract a huge number of fitness lovers around the world and is it suitable for you? Continue reading

Fitness during menstruation: the pros and cons

How to train in “these days” and is it possible to do this? This question excites many girls, but not everyone decides to ask it. Everything you need to know about fitness classes on “critical days” in this article.

Playing sports during menstruation is, frankly, a delicate topic and excites all the girls who are in any way engaged in any direction of fitness. During menstruation, you can go to the fitness room, but not everyone.

You can not train during menstruation with:

severe spasmodic pain
with severe bleeding
with general ill health and severe weakness
Naturally, in the presence of any gynecological disease, the question of whether it is possible to play sports during menstruation should be discussed with your doctor. In case of pregnancy, the situation is similar. Continue reading

Periodization of loads: how often to change the training program

Periodization of training is a necessary condition for achieving the desired result. About whom and under what conditions it is necessary to change the training plan, read the article.

This article will discuss a very important aspect of training, namely the question: how often do I need to change and adjust the lesson plan. A huge number of people starting to work out in the gym or fitness in general, note that at the beginning of training, namely the first 1.5-2 months, the body reacts quite actively to the load, and then this effect disappears and often there is a feeling that not only nothing happens with the state of the body, but even such indicators as endurance and strength also remain at the same level.

And one of the main mistakes of both beginners and many experienced trainees is the lack of a change in the training program. For years, people can do the same thing in the same order, and then say that training “does not work” and does not bring any effect.

At the heart of all this is such a concept as periodization of loads. And first of all, it is necessary to understand the theoretical component of this term.

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