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What is Maximal Aerobic Speed, and How Can I Increase It?

When an athlete decides they'd like to get "in shape," they often default to long, slow steady-state cardiovascular training. They get the Rocky Ba...

How to Get Athletes in Shape During a Limited 'Offseason'

The offseason provides athletes and coaches with great opportunities. It's a time when an athlete can do the little things that potentiate the succ...

Can You Really Build Endurance and Strength Simultaneously?

If there's one thing that CrossFit has shown us, it's that humans can demonstrate respectable levels of both strength and endurance at the same time. ...

Mike Boyle's Conditioning Rule for Athletes

With an endless parade of practices and games, many modern young athletes have no issue staying in "game shape." What they often miss out on are op...

Why the 2,000-Meter Row May Be the Most Killer Fitness Test Ever Created

The rowing machine is a killer workout. Training on a rowing machine activates 85 percent of the body's musculature and can get your heart pumping ...