"Fitness isn't a punishment; its a blessing. Nutrition isn't restrictive; its healing. Health isn't a one-size-fits-all-thing and may not look the same for everyone, but its something worth fighting for." Monday 14 dec HRV: 72(-8) Sleep: 0030 - 0600 (5.5hrs) Quality: 10/10 - slept with earplugs and eye masks. Woke up naturally without alarm and … Continue reading Training log: Week 25 & 26
“Perfection is not attainable. But if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence.” Vince Lombardi Monday Readiness to train HRV: 86 (+1) Sleep: 6hrs (2100-0300) + aftnoon naps (1+hrs) Quality: 10/10 - did not wake up at all, no problem waking up too. Looks like my body is adjusting to waking at up 3am! Strength … Continue reading Training log: Week 23 & 24
"What we face may look insurmountable. But I learned something from all those years of training and competing. I learned something from all those sets and reps when I didn't think I could lift another ounce of weight. What I learned is that we are always stronger than we know." Arnold Schwarzenegger This week is … Continue reading Training Log Week 20
It has been a long while since I posted any of these so this is a continuation from the past training log posts. Glad I continued to keep notes on these on my phone. Week 12 Kettlebell Thursday 9am - Swim 400-600m freestyle 10 Burpees 10 reclined rows 10 jumping lunges 10 jumping side-lunges Repeat … Continue reading Training log: Week 12-19
"My hypothesis for workout is you gain when you are drained; meaning you lift heavy or light doesnt matter. As long as you are expended then you're good. So ppl advocate mid weight > high since chances of injury is reduced and you wont lose out or what not since the end goal is "drained". … Continue reading Q & A: Bodyweight exercises to get ripped?
“If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.” - Bruce Lee W11D5 - Kettlebell Friday 7am - Trail Run Distance: 3.4Miles … Continue reading Enduring Endurance!
“Only he who can see the invisible can do the impossible.” – Frank L. Gaines 830AM - Barbell Complex Barbell Weight: 65lb / ~30kg 4 Sets of 5-10 reps per exercise Minimal rest after each set. 1. Hanging Power Clean 2. Front Squats 3. Power Snatch 4. Back Squat 5. Power Press 6. Drop Lunge … Continue reading W10D4 – Barbell Destruction
"Strength doesn't come from what you can do. It comes from overcoming the things you once thought you couldn't." — Rikki Rogers 9AM - Aerobic Endurance Cycling to school Distance: 11+Miles Time: 55mins 3PM - Resistance Training Tabata Dumbbell Complex - 8 sets of 20"/10" per exercise - 2' Rest between exercises 1. Two-Weight Pendulum … Continue reading W9D4
"The STRUGGLE you're in today is developing the STRENGTH you need for tomorrow." - Robert Tew 9AM - Missed the bus!!! Aerobic Endurance: Cycling Distance: 11miles (+1 Mile uphill to Cycle home) Time: 55mins Notes: Had a hard time dragging myself up this morning because I was sore and exhausted hence I decided to skip this morning's training. However, … Continue reading W9D2 – Missed the bus! 🙂
Power workout (Reps in brackets) Bodyweight Muscle ups (3,3,3 tries, not all successful) X/Clap push-ups (20 inclined,10,10 flat) Barbell thrusters 30kg (6,6,6) Dead lifts 60kg (6,6,6) 2-3 minutes rest between sets Barbell Complex Met Con Workout 30kg x 5 reps of: Deadlift Bent over Rows Front squats Thrusters Calf raisers Push-up 3 sets, no rest. … Continue reading W4D6 – Power + Met Con