Last week I put together an article on High Intensity Super Slow Training. This is a type of strength training popularised by Doug McGuff in his book Body By. In Body By Science, bodybuilding powerhouse John Little teams up with fitness medicine expert Dr. Doug McGuff to present a scientifically proven formula for. a research based program for strength training, body building and complete fitness in 12 minutes a week.

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If any of these vital points is unaddressed, the reservation of resources for the building of more muscle tissue will inevitably be withheld. It worked for me. Now what happens is you can easy loss 5 pounds of muscle doing steady state exercise and even more if you are stress and do more exercise to burn more fat.

Mcgucf you have that degree of intellectual understanding, then you will be able to override the instincts that otherwise would intercede to prevent you from stimulating the production of a positive adaptive response from your body. Along with this, I performed a short interval sprint session every fortnight 5x 6 seconds sprint with 1-minute rest.

The book didn’t stop there though it explained to me a lot of other information that got me thinking about how I already exercise. It’s not important at the end if the repetition is completed. If you want to maintain strength and minimise time whether you are training for other sports or simply busy with life this is it.

He maintained that this one subsegment of metabolism could and should be isolated and trained. They had a 3 day Fittest Man of Paleo Fx competition. There are a few things were I diverge from the book as it is a weight lifting based book and doesn’t suggest the use of supplements.

I have highlighted many sections from the book for later reference, and fortunately, Dr. If you go over this, the weight was too light – next time increase it, if you don’t last 90seconds, next time decrease it. Oddly very deep yet brief A great read, very thorough on the science, but application I found brief – especially if you use free weights. Living people American male weightlifters Exercise physiologists.

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Published inBody By Science lays out the science behind HIT training, as well as outlining a simple workout program. You cannot expect to do these sessions multiple times a week. Dave Asprey referred to ‘Body by Science’ in his ‘Headstrong’ book. All repetitions have to be made slowly.

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Mar 14, Filip Ligmajer rated it liked it. My point is to stay fit for life and I was finding that I hurt to the point of sickness or muscle injury after attempting the standard 30 minutes 3 days a week after a few weeks. This article may rely excessively on sources too closely associated with the subjectpotentially preventing the article from being verifiable and neutral. You’ll get really good at lifting weights slowly, which is not very useful from an athletic perspective.

May 17, Aaron Gertler rated it it was amazing. The authors recommend days rest between workouts. A last LAST note is women It is much more meaningful than just the repetitions.

Body By Science High Intensity Training Review: My 9 Month Experiment

Great book in the area of fitness and health. I stayed lean the whole time I was on this program. The topic of this article may not meet Wikipedia’s general notability guideline. So coming full circle my problem was working out for 2 or 3 hours a day to burn fat while not restricting my calories. It was also just a flat out interesting read about how exercise works on our bodies at the cellular level. The glucose can now go only to the level of fructosephosphate on the glycolysis cycle, at which point it gets shunted over to the pentose phosphate pathway, which will then convert the glucose, through a series of steps, to glyceraldehydephosphate also known as triose phosphate or 3-phosphoglyceraldehyde and abbreviated G3Pwhich is a fat precursor.

You’ll gain muscle mass, yes, but this muscle mass will mcguf be able to produce the explosive forces associated with jumping or hitting a baseball. McGuff’s teachings into practice sckence have only been going to the gym once a week for the last five weeks, doing the Big 5 workout on the Hammer Strength machines; I’m amazed with the fact being a middle-aged woman that I can haul around really heavy objects around the house or garage without going out of breath or hurting myself.

Up until today, I have been performing moderately intense strength training about twice a week. However in this workout we time the duration of the set from the moment it begins until the moment muscular failure is reached. After all, the purpose of the exercise is not to make the weight go up and down; it is to achieve a deep level of inroad, to reach the point where you can no longer move the weight but still keep trying. The results are tangible and the benefits are clear-cut to me.

Sleep Fat Loss Health Improvement. I really liked this book.

I lost about 4kgs of mass in this 9-month period. A physiological state in which there is an absence sicence disease or pathology and that maintains the necessary biologic balance between the catabolic tearing down and anabolic building up states. First of all, it would impossible for most of us. Admittedly, I don’t power-clean as much I once did, and I don’t see my main lifts increasing much unless I do something fancy. Advocates high intensity, low frequency exercising. My 9 Month Experiment.

After a few months I then switched to a 3 workout split, so I now had an A and B workout. If you want to take the time to adopt a new way of working out, save a bundle of time while maximizing your fitness level, and improve your health, I cannot think of any other book that will help you reach these goals.

And — if done properly more on this later – mcgff results are profound.