Oct 24, 2012 free podcast: How Fit Can You Get If You Start Training When You’re Over 40? Also: should hot and cold adaptation be seasonal, which gelatine is the healthiest, ZMA effects and side effects, ski workouts that double as off-season triathlon workouts, can improved running form lower your heart rate, and is oxygen therapy while exercising beneficial?
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November 1, Thursday, 6:30pm at Pilgrim’s Learning Center in Coeur D’ Alene – Ben Greenfield is teaching a free class: “Maximize Your Workout For Fat Loss” – what works and what doesn’t when it comes to exercise and fat loss.
As compiled and read by Brock, the Ben Greenfield Fitness Podcast “sidekick”.
Audio Question from Boštjan @ 00:14:50
Can you gain speed (cycling and running) if you start training at 40 years old and haven’t been training before that?
~ In my response, I mention the Joe Bonness interview at Endurance Planet.
Audio Question from Craig @ 00:19:40
Would it be beneficial to do cold and hot adaptation in a particular corresponding season (cold in winter and hot in summer)?
Audio Question from Gelatine @ 025:36
What are the health benefits of gelatine and does a commercially produced gelatine (such as Knox) have the same benefits?
Audio Question from James @ 00:31:23
He has been taking ZMA sporadically and has noticed that he is sleeping better. Can there be any adverse side effects from taking this product?
~ In my response I mention ZMK from millenniumsport.net, and use code MSTBG09 to get free samples of it.
Audio Question from Jim @ 00:36:01
Do you have any good ski workouts that would also double as good off-season triathlon workouts?
~ In my response, I mention my high-intensity circuit training for triathletes book and also this Total Skiing Fitness program.
Audio Question from Jorge @ 00:41:30
He recently learned to improve his running form and posture from youtube videos (forward lean and higher cadence) and noticed that he is now running faster with a lower heart rate. Could the changes he has made have lowered his heart rate?
~ In my response, I mention the running drills videos in the post Why Running Drills Are Bad For You.
Audio Question from Kelcey @ 00:44:16
What is your opinion of exercising with oxygen therapy?
~ In my response to Kelcey, I reference this video on oxidative therapy.