Fri, 28 April 2017
Christopher Kelly, a professional endurance mountain biker, joins The Nation to explain how his dependance on sugar and carbohydrates began causing him some health issues including pre-diabetic blood sugar levels. After listening to his busy physicians he took control of his health and began learning everything he could. He then began a diet reset that evolved into a high fat and lower carbohydrate lifestyle. He compares his experience with our co=host, Zach Bitter and the benefits they have seen.
Zach Bitter and his coaching services can be found HERE
Fri, 21 April 2017
Tim Twietmeyer and Bob Crowley join The Nation to help the Noob with trail etiquette.
Here is their list:
Aid Station Etiquette
Fri, 14 April 2017
College of Idaho with Assistant Professor, Matt Laye
Mon, 10 April 2017
Do you want to be a great runner? Do you want to perform at your best? In Malcom Gladwell's best-selling book, Outliers - The Story of Success, we are introduced to the 10,000 hour rule. Gladwell explains that we can become an expert at something if we do it for 10,000 hours. This is based on research done by clinical psychologist, Anders Ericsson. Anders expands on this theory by saying that the 10,000 hours must be done with deliberate practice. TRN's East Coast Executive Producer, Andy Jones-Wilkins joins The Nation with Magdalena Boulet discuss the idea of deliberate practice and how we can become much better by following its simple rules:
AJW's article on Deliberate Practice
Anders Ericsson's book, Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise
Great podcast: Freakenomics - How to Become Great at Just About Anything