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Forum: Nutrition 06-03-2017, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 23,167
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Lack of energy during afternoon workouts

I suggest a nap after lunch and before the 2nd workout. It is normal to have a dip in energy at that time.
Forum: Injuries 06-07-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,082
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Need advice post shoulder surgery

Using machines before transitioning to free weights makes sense.

I had shoulder surgery myself (RC and labrum). It will be a process to ramp back up to full range free weights with pre-surgery...
Forum: Starting 04-01-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 9,788
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Why the air bike?

I always thought Mike Boyle was the one of the biggest and earliest advocates of the "air bike." See the attached link, which is work safe/family friendly. it explains why he likes it for...
Forum: Fitness 04-30-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,849
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Masters Sprint Template

I recommend doing hill sprints (walk down) and sled harness sprints on flat ground. It is much harder to pull a hamstring when going uphill or pulling a sled.

I am 43 and do hill sprints...
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 13,704
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: My Epic Rogue Garage Gym is finally complete!!

What are the different types/brands of bars? You have a lot that superficially look very similar.
Forum: Health and Medical Issues 02-26-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 6,466
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Sleep issues

In addition to Mg I recommend the following*:

1. ear plugs
2. fan for white noise
3. night mask
4. breath right extras
http://www.breatheright.com/products/extra
link is work friendly/family...
Forum: Nutrition 01-28-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,966
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Magnesium for sleep

Glycinate, threonate, oronate, fumarate, and taurate are all good oral sources. I think sulfate and chloride can be taken topically. Check out Poliquin's website and store; he is big into...
Forum: Nutrition 01-08-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,042
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: probiotic supplement???

This is highly variable depending on the food. I drink and eat Kombucha, yogurt, kefir, and filmjölk. All have listed lower probiotic totals per serving than the supp. I take--single digit billions...
Forum: Fitness 12-17-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 11,162
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Woodway Curve

This is an old thread, but considering the current weather in Boston the following is timely info. The new Zone5/aka/fka/BHAC in Beacon Hill has four brand new Woodway Curve treadmills. I have used...
Forum: Equipment 12-10-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,287
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: How many affiliates have bar lockers? with wfs link

I keep my personal trap bar and SS Yoke Bar at my gym and leave them available for all to use. I think it's only fair if they take up valuable space in a relatively small gym.

Additionally, I am...
Forum: Nutrition 12-10-2013, 10:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 6,233
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Change in Body Odour with Fish Oil

I only count three fish oil pills; that is not enough to cause a change in body odour. Your diet needs more fat.
Forum: Equipment 11-21-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,002
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Question/comment for Rogue

I have ordered hockey equipment from Canada and got totally hosed on the shipping. It works both ways.
Forum: Nutrition 11-15-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,255
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Fats in pwo shake? with wsff link

Agreed; I usually go straight whey and will add a piece of fruit if I feel I need carbs. After showering and changing I then eat a meal with fat.

For those adding coffee to PWO shakes, I think...
Forum: Exercises 09-12-2013, 06:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 17,073
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Trying To Help My Girlfriend Get A Muscular Behind

As a couple of others have mentioned, Bret Contreras is the expert on this issue.

Weighted hip thrusts are a good exercise foe everyone, but should be done in addition to squats and deadllifts.
Forum: Exercises 08-22-2013, 10:49 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,091
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
New Mobility Sequence from Joe DeFranco w/ work safe/family friendly link to video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=FSSDLDhbacc
Forum: Fitness 07-11-2013, 06:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,300
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Are some people just better suited for a upper/lower style training?

Do what works for your body and goals. No one has become fitter while injured.

If you do not intend to compete, there is no need to do movements that carry an increased risk of injury and for which...
Forum: Injuries 05-16-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,163
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Subluxation of the Peroneal Tendon

My injury got better with rest. By the time I saw the surgeon (approx. 2 months from onset), it had gone away. It has never returned.
Forum: Fitness 01-15-2013, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,073
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Rest When Running Hills

I run hills frequently. I actually ran them tonight. I prefer sprinting up and walking briskly down. It's a different training effect than what you are doing, but you should try it. I do not take...
Forum: Fitness 09-06-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,903
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: A question for those that WOD before bed...

I frequently work out at until 10 PM. I find I can get to sleep at 12. Men's league hockey is much worse; a 10:30 game means a 2 AM bedtime.

I suggest the following options:

1. go to bed at...
Forum: Nutrition 02-24-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 11,253
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Mass Gain

If you do not care if it is lean mass, there are two tried and true methods more pleasurable than drinking a gallon of milk a day.

1. daily beer and salty nuts or

2. daily wine and...
Forum: Nutrition 11-18-2011, 10:26 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 13,435
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Intermittent Fasting - thoughts?

Here is an interview with a link to a study/ebook on IF.

Link is work friendly/family...
Forum: Nutrition 09-27-2011, 07:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,802
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: If any ladies can answer .. guys welcomed too

I suggest adding a dinner after the PWO shake and an hour of sleep. Try to increase your walking--shoot for five miles per day.

I hope you are not working out five days straight.
Forum: Nutrition 08-02-2011, 10:35 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 22,286
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Nutrition pre early morning workout

They are obviosuly not Paleo, but Biotest Finibars work great for morning workouts. They digest fast and can be eaten immed. before the workout. They have a good blend of carbs, fats, and...
Forum: Fitness 07-16-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,714
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: All About Speed and Getting Faster

I suggest getting leaner. If you can put up the same numbers at 20-30 lbs lighter, you will be much faster.
Forum: Nutrition 05-12-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,376
Posted By Kevin J. Fleming
Re: Omega 3 and 6 in common foods

I need to get some caviar.
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