A marathon is 26 miles 385 yards!
The marathon brings the runner deepest satisfaction and joy. Finishing, I always feel the excitement, not only from the fact that I, perhaps, had his best result, but from what has come true my intentions and I was on the track until the end.
My first marathon, which I ran at the age of 18 years (Boston, 1970), will forever remain in my memory. Then my goal was to participate in the race and go the distance at least to the center Prodehl. After the start I felt well prepared and able to overcome all the distance to the finish line. But, despite the confidence still felt restless curiosity.
The beginning, as I thought, was very easy, but time dragged slowly. After the Heartbreak hill behind us, I felt the need to run faster because the last 5 miles of road is a fairly steep descent. And then I had a “barrier” — the danger that lies in wait for any marathon runner. From that moment begins Continue reading
LOAD WHEN PERFORMING PHYSICAL EXERCISES is the magnitude of the impact of physical barriers. exercises on the body. If certain conditions are met, the load leads to an increase in functional capacity of the organism, the development of the physical. abilities. This is used in the practice of the physical. education. Re-applying the load, gradually increasing and alternating them with the necessary rest, seek perfection of body, ensure the development of needed physical. qualities.
The load has two different sides: the volume and intensity. Under the
amount of stress her understand the total amount. (for this lesson, week, month, etc.) measured in the time, distance (yardage and mileage), weight, and quantity. accomplished physical. exercises, etc. specific indicators. The intensity of the load means the degree of tension of the efforts involved, the degree of “concentration” load-in time. A measure of intensity can be: the speed of the movements, the power of operation, the magnitude Continue reading
Small guide for those who want to do yoga, but does not know how to begin. In this article we will explain what to expect from a yoga class, how to dress and what not to do before class.
Many people are afraid to go to yoga because of a lack of flexibility or lack of physical fitness. But, to do yoga need not be flexible or agile, yoga can deal with each. Yoga will make you more aware and will allow you to feel more control over her own body and consciousness, and execution of complex poses and flexibility – rather, it is an additional effect, but not an end in itself. So, visiting a yoga center, where to start?
Remove all doubt! Yoga classes for beginners, no one will expect you to sit in Lotus or make it to the stop in the slope — here everything is just beginning. It is unlikely that someone on a nearby rug will Continue reading