Happy Thanksgiving! – Thu 11.24.16
Reminder of the rest of the week’s schedule:
Thanksgiving, Thu 11/24: 8 and 9 am classes only
Black Friday, Fri 11/25: 8 and 9 am classes only
Saturday, 11/26: 8 and 9 am classes only
Skill: Warm Up and movement review
Conditioning: Come in, find out, and get a great workout!
With Thanksgiving approaching, here is a tempered article from Breaking Muscle. In posting this article, I am not saying I whole-heartedly agree with it, but rather something to think about and help avoid that feeling of failure some people experience:
REGULAR EXERCISE PROTECTS AGAINST OCCASIONAL OVER-EATING
Here come the Holidays, and many of us are looking forward to big family dinners, holiday parties, and special meals. It’s not just one day of indulging, it’s really a season. Lots of folks will enjoy at least two big dinners around Thanksgiving alone.
And coaches and trainers will tell you: You can’t out-train a bad diet. They’ll warn you that eating poorly will reduce your performance in the gym and set you on a downward spiral.
But that may not be the whole story. Not, at least, when it comes to occasional bouts of over-eating for people who exercise regularly. Recent research1 indicates that even a week of eating more than usual might not do irreparable damage to your health and fitness—but the secret is exercise.
Read more at link above.