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Why does Conor McGregor keep gassing out?

September 22, 2017

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A pleasant surprise from my remote clientele is an affinity for MMA. I was never too into it growing up. Then I moved to San Diego and realized people organized big parties around UFC fights. That was unheard of in the northeast. Now, I wouldn’t say I’m a diehard, but I certainly enjoy keeping up […]

Misunderstanding energy leaks when sprinting in the transverse plane

May 8, 2017

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[client is dumbbell bench pressing and obviously tired] [client rests with weights down at their chest] – Me “If you want to rest that’s no problem, but rest with your arms straight up rather than at your chest. It will make it easier than coming up from a dead stop.” Rocket scientist client from MIT “Oh, […]

Pessimism regarding upcoming artificially intelligent personal trainers (part 5)

April 10, 2017

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Improved performance methods aren’t too relevant We’re still leg pressing- “the presented approach would allow professionals but also their coaches to analyze in detail the athletes’ executions and improve their performances by looking in real time at the measured force and displacement time series or also calculated acceleration, velocity and power properties.” Charlie Francis, the Jamaicans, […]