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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 […]

Turning 30: It’s not your body is suddenly falling apart, it’s it can’t recover like it used to (why are UFC fighters so old?)

January 23, 2017

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Mid to late 20s is when most athletes peak. There are exceptions like gymnastics (peak is earlier) but for the major sports we watch, football, hockey, basketball, baseball, the 20s are the golden years. That doesn’t mean nobody above 30 will compete in these sports, but they’re usually past their prime and not at the […]