Tagged: weight loss

#127: Mastering Your Mindset for Health

We share stories, framework and discuss how the mind may be the most important indicator of your success in sports, dieting, or really any accomplishment in life that involves physicality (and even those that don’t).

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 127 (MP3)

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#120: Evolve

… and other practical advice for training this winter. A lot happened in the past few weeks: we try to make sense of it all, and talk about our favorite topic: mindfulness. However, this time, we do so with the theme being evolution; from your training, to your mind, and the way you live your life.

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 120 (MP3)

#115: Participation Trophies…

We are on a mini hiatus (continuing education trips across the globe for Mark, while Froy is busy training and nurturing a successful, growing business), but we never want to leave you hanging! So, flex your “Netflix muscle” and enjoy an onslaught of new episodes… all at once! Space em’ out or binge on them: the choice is yours.

On this episode (originally recorded in late August ’15), our discussion was sparked (and of course, not strictly stuck to) Pittsburgh Steelers’ linebacker James Harrison claiming he took his son’s participation trophies and gave them back, claiming you don’t need deserve trophies you didn’t earn. Beyond that, the conversation just flows… well… we hope!

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 115 (MP3)

#114: Where’s this Fitness Thing Going Anyway?

We are on a mini hiatus (continuing education trips across the globe for Mark while Froy is busy training and nurturing a successful, growing business), but we never want to leave you hanging! So, flex your “Netflix muscle” and enjoy an onslaught of new episodes… all at once! Space em’ out or binge on them: the choice is yours. Up first is an episode recorded back in August, but never quite saw the light of day til now. It’s one of our favorite topics to ponder: the future of fitness. Enjoy!

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 114 (MP3)

#113: Why Are There So Many Injuries in Sports?

This podcast started as an idea to muse on why there are so many injuries occurring in professional sports in recent years (or the seeming increase of injuries in recent years). It turned into that and much more: from a discussion on the power of coaching and philosophy when it comes to injuries, to exercises in mindfulness, and a sad, but real truth many may not want to hear.

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 113 (MP3)

#107: More Nutrition & Lifestyle Talk/Reflections

Mark & Froy talk about recent musings and observations on nutrition and lifestyle habits in their own lives, the lives of those they’ve come in contact with, and more.

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 107 (MP3)

#104: Personal Reflections from an Aggressive Weight Cut

Froy “interviews” Mark in an effort to get into his brain on what it was like to go through a 5 week weight cut that saw him drop 10 lbs to make weight for a jiu jitsu tournament. Besides the obvious benefit of losing the weight and making the tournament, there was a lot Mark discovered about himself and the power of habit.

Download: FUNCTIONAL MEATHEADS EPISODE 104 (MP3)