If you are a part of the KB sport world, even just a little, you should have some idea about this big controversy of women in KB sport and doubles. The Americas are pushing for equality in KB sport. I thing it is most wonderful! I just find that the high speed of changes within… Continue reading Some KB news and other things.
I am always trying to be a better lifter. That is the beauty about lifting- or any sport. You may be able to achieve the number one position in your sport, but does that mean that you CAN’T get better? I think we can ALWAYS get better. And not just in a sport, but life… Continue reading To get better, one must always learn, young lifter.
I have been slacking- BIG time. With this spot in the interwebs. I have been on a little bit of a kettlebell competition/ training ‘break’ and life got pretty busy for a few months. My plan is to start back regularly in February! I will do some ‘clean-up’ on my site and start adding recipes… Continue reading OMG. Please forgive me.
Wow, things have not slowed down for me at all lately. As much as I have wanted to write, it has been hard. But I am here, and I have A LOT to talk about! It has been a few days since the USA Nationals in Chicago, Illinois, and I am so glad that I… Continue reading USA Nationals 2015
It has been almost 3 full days since the NKSO and a kettlebell instructional seminar with Denis Vasilev. Let me tell you, what a great weekend it was. Got in Friday, weighed in, ate a salad, went to bed. Slept like poop, went to the venue site, talked, judges meeting (yes, Lynn and I judged),… Continue reading Compete and educate.
As of late: Preparation for Niagara Kettlebell Sport Open. I am super excited to go. It is the first competition in which I will be participating in two 10 minute events. Excited, and terrified, that is how I feel. I have been working pretty hard. I wish I was coming in at a lower weight,… Continue reading 6.14.15
Sometimes fitting training into life, or life into training is hard. Balance is crucial. Emotional and mental balance are the most important factors, then all of the physical stuff. If you are having a hard time balancing life, you will not be able to balance a kettlebell! I think this is why I have not… Continue reading training. and balance.
…the goose. And that’s about it. After training, watching, and learning about kettlebells, and hoping to train, and watch and learn some more there is one SOLID truth that I have discovered about kettlebell lifting. What is good for me, and what works for me, may not, and may not have to work for you.… Continue reading What’s good for the goose is good for….
I know it has been a few days since I posted. I will be honest, I have been busy. Something about working nights makes me less effective at getting normal, everyday things done. As far as my training, I am working towards my goals in OALC with the 24kg. I have my doubts sometimes. I… Continue reading Updates and kettlebell things.
Wrong. WRONG. Super WRONG. If a lovely person is interested in lifting bells they don’t come to you asking to be taught incorrectly. In a traditional gym environment a trainer does not tell his client “Yeah, I want to see you take this exercise and perform it incorrectly while lifting as much as you can.”… Continue reading A rep is a rep is a rep right?