Why run the athlete-the enforcer
Running to improve health for all, or even athletes, so to speak, cross-country sports. Running for such athletes has its own characteristics and advantages. Let's consider them in more detail. We list the beneficial effects…

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How to breathe correctly while running in cold weather
For untrained runners breathing while running is one of the most difficult and not very pleasant on the senses moments. In cold weather unpleasant sensations intensified: it seems like the cold air burns your throat…

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How to help your child cope with a cough. Breathing exercises
  The beginning of winter – time illnesses, the season of coughs and bronchitis. Drank a little water on the street on the way home, running around with friends after school or kindergarten – have…

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growth

Fast carbs after a workout

I must confess: I love to eat sweets after a workout! If you follow any of my diets, you already know that I recommend eating high-glycemic, super absorbable carbohydrates immediately after your workout.

Except for special low-carb phases, most diets that I have compiled, incorporating doses of carbohydrates post-workout, along with the use of creatine. protein. beta-alanine. carnitine and betaine. As a source of

post-workout carbs I prefer glucose, which can be found in such supplements as Post JYM or just in candy.

Lately I received many questions about the importance of the use of carbohydrates after training. Some people doubt the influence of carbohydrate loading after workouts for recovery and growth, while others worry that this procedure will Continue reading

Intelligently about skiing

NEW! Article updated in 2013. the old “budget” version can be found nearby .

Foreword a number of times. What am I doing?

How to choose skis?

What attachment?

How to put skis and is it necessary?

Where and what to run?

Such or nearly such questions I regularly hear from friends at the beginning of each winter, especially after I began to participate in the 100km race. As usual, after the third or fourth repetition of the same explanation, I decided to write it down to not repeat any more :-). About and so was born this little article.

Preface number two. For whom and why?

Confusion

“cross country” is a very broad concept. Formal – this is for all those who are not “mountain”. Due to traditionally different (for the West and Russia) classification and sometimes literal translations of foreign words narrower types thoroughly messed Continue reading

Adaptation adjustment, the adaptive response is the development of new biological properties

 

Adaptation adjustment, the adaptive response is the development of new biological properties of the organism, providing livelihoods Biosystems, when you change the external environment or the settings of the BIOS system .

Adaptive nature of life is one of its essential features: the entire functioning of the body proceeds in accordance with events in the external environment, changes which contribute to the changes of life. The aim and

the meaning of these changes in the body – in ensuring the preservation and maintenance of life of individuals and their development. Adaptation allows you to maintain a constant internal environment, increases the capacity of homeostatic mechanisms that communicates with the external environment and, ultimately, helps to keep the essential parameters of the organism in physiological limits, ensuring the stability of the system. According to academician P. K. Anokhin, every body is a dynamic combination of stability and variability, Continue reading