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The 400m Sprint Myth, Fat Loss & the Cori Cycle

A 400m sprint is often called one of the best ways to loose fat. 400m sprinters are athletes with a very low body fat percentage which confirms this statement from a purely observational point of view. The high lactic acid production of a 400m sprint is often mentioned here as[…]

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3 Things that I have learned in 2018

Since 2018 is over, its time for a recap. Its been a very busy year again, seeing 40 to 60 clients every week, releasing 4 books and teaching on the road in Berlin, Munich, Hasselt, Brugge, London, Sao Paulo, Melbourne and Sydney. As in every year there were many new[…]

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3 Things I have learned from Rudolf Pflugfelder

Rudolf Pflugfelder is a former Russian weightlifter who has won an Olympic Gold Medal in the 1964 Tokyo Olympics and a former Russian weightlifting coach who produced many Olympic Champions, World Champions and trained athletes that broke over 200 world records. When he started out weightlifting he was working in[…]

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Before’n’After #116 Interview – Florian Keller

Florian Keller kam zu Beginn des Jahres zu einem Kniebeugen Tag ins YPSI. Darauf folgten die Module 1 bis 3 der YPSI Trainer B-Lizenz. Dann hat er mit dem YPSI Online Coaching Programm die Zeit bis zum Eingangscheck des Before’n’After Programm übertragt. Mit viel Begeisterung für Neues und einigen fortgeschrittenen Methoden[…]

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Why the Bulgarian Split Squat is a fairy tale

Bulgarian Split Squat is a term that is often used for a rear-foot elevated Split Squat. This term originated when the Assistant Coach of the Bulgarian Weightlifting National Team Angel Spassov toured the US in the late 80s to speak on the training methods of the highly successful Bulgarian Weightlifting[…]

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The craziest leg workout I have ever heard of

Some of the craziest training stories there are, are about training legs. There is the one about Olympic Bronze Medalist in Shotput Dylan Armstrong squatting 300kg in the first leg workout after a 4 month lay off. There is the one about 8time Mr. Olympia Ronnie Coleman deadlifting and squatting[…]

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