You’ve never heard about some of them. Others may already be in your fridge. But anyway, all of them can help you build some muscles.
Kefir. Kefir is a lactose free beverage, which stimulates the immune system. Kefir can also block fat-cell growth, what will be only plus for your body.
Yogurt. This dairy product provides protein for muscle growth.
Olive oil. It’s a great source of monounsaturated fats and omega-3 fats.»
Everyone wants to have muscles. But it’s not that easy to get muscular body. While working out is the half of the battle, the food you eat is not less important. The result of your eating habits will appear on your body.
And here comes the question. What diet to keep for getting great muscles?
That’s the basics of any diet. To build muscle you need to eat enough protein, carbs and fats.»
What is karate and how it can help to be in a good shape?
Karate is a martial art developed in Japan a century ago. It can be practiced as a sport, as an art, or as self-defense training. It’s not just an exercise, it’s also a philosophy.
One of the main questions is who would win in the battle: karate practitioner or bodybuilder.
Body builders are very strong and have great physical strength, but technique always beats strength.»
Yoga includes physical, mental and spiritual practices, which originated in ancient India. Yoga as a word means “union”. It’s union of body and mind, harmony inside you.
Somebody might think that yoga is not sport or exercise, but just a way of mind, kind of philosophy. Yes, yoga includes meditation and in fact, it can be a lifestyle. But that’s not just it.
Yoga is not just a stress buster; it’s also one of the most effective workouts for fighting stubborn fat stores.»
Tae Bo is a unique combination of martial arts, boxing and aerobics. It was developed by American taekwondo practitioner Billy Blanks in 1990s. It’s also one of the first “cardio-boxing” programs. The name Tae Bo is a mix of tae kwon do and boxing.
Tae Bo became so popular in late 1990s, when it appeared on TV. Tae Bo classes are amazing. Everybody, who tried it once, train more and more.»
Boxing is one of the most violent sports. Some people get injuries and a few people even die during a boxing match.
Success in boxing requires a balance of muscle, power, speed, quickness and coordination. Boxers spend a lot of time getting in shape. The more muscle mass you have, the more potential force you can produce with every punch.
Some common training activities are jumping rope, running, shadow boxing, sparring, push-ups, sit-ups, etc.»
Chocolate… So delicious and good… melting in your mouth… making you happy… But… you are on diet. So, what to do when you are on diet and you extremely miss a nice bar of chocolate?
You still have an option. Dark chocolate is what you need. Dark form of chocolate will save you 15% calories and you will crave less for sweets and salty foods.
Dark chocolate will give you some energy for exercising.»
Deadlift is a perfect exercise that targets quads, hamstrings, gluteal muscles, lower back, traps, and forearms.
There are 2 major types of deadlift exercise:
Conventional deadlift, which is performed with your feet approximately shoulder width apart. It’s one of top bodybuilding exercises. It works every fiber in your physique.
Sumo stance deadlift. This exercise is performed with a very wide foot stance. It shortens the distance the bar has to travel.»
If you are looking to burn calories and grow muscle mass, learn how to do it with the following tips.
1.Be motivated. Set goals and track your progress. Take pictures of your body once a month and you will see the result by your eyes.
2.Be realistic. Don’t have too many expectations. Building muscles is a long, difficult way, which you can pass, if you don’t stop and keep working on yourself.»
You’ve got motivation to start working on your body. You set your goals and started dieting. But it’s not enough. You have to start exercising and/or building muscles.
And now you have 2 options: to go to a gym or start exercising at home. No doubts, for your wallet it’s better if you perform workouts at home. You can just download exercising videos and make your home a personal gym. You can even develop your own training program, but it won’t work for long time.»