How Athletes Will Train In The Future

Caroline: This might not look like a workout, but it is. I’m Caroline, and I visited Upgrade Labs in Santa Monica to try out its futuristic fitness machines. The technology here is meant to decrease my workout time and give me better results. So at Upgrade Labs, there’s three areas that we like to focus…

When You Have A Crush On Someone Athletic

(footsteps) (magical chimes) (rock music) (footsteps) (heavy breathing) (rock music) (breathing) – Hey. – Hey. – I’m impressed. – Thanks. – You know, it’s hard to start from zero. – Yeah. Uh, do you wanna maybe get a smoothie after this. – Well I have to get to work. – Oh yeah, yeah sure. –…

Defining Bad Ass | Adaptive Athlete

I can’t imagine what I’d be doing if I had never started playing rugby and I just always saw myself as just like anybody else. I was born missing both of my arms and both of my legs. It wasn’t something my parents knew about before I was born so I’m sure it was bit…

Energy/Sports Drinks: Unhealthy Hydration?

Hi, this is Dr. Reuben Chen and welcome to another Fit Tip. If you listen to the advertising, you might think energy and sports drinks do it all— delivering more energy, improved performance, and better concentration. But do they? Most energy drinks contain large amounts of caffeine, sugar, and other substances that deliver a quick…

Anatomy of a Cyclist: The Incredible Stamina of Jolanda Neff

We’ve taken six of the world’s top athletes to find out what it takes to make a true Olympian. Now we’re working, come on! – Testing, analysing… – Dig deep, come on! ..getting under the skin of an elite athlete… ..as we push their bodies to the max. (ANATOMY OF A CYCLIST) Cross-country mountain biking,…

Jousting: The Ultimate Sport

Today we’ve been at the physio and sports science centre at the University of Bath to access the physical characteristics of a jousting athlete or a knight. We’ve been measuring endurance, strength, agility and core stability. But there’s other factors that come into this that make it much harder. So once the armour goes on,…

Olympic Weightlifter VS Powerlifter – Czech Strength Wars #3

I´m so curious who will take it today… I´m Jirka Orsag, 27 years old, Oly lifter and I´m in preparation for the Olympics… My strengths are my legs so I think I will dominate there…maybe pressing exercises are my advantage but… my back is weak. It could be a problem… I´m Lukas Zigmund, 29 years…