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I didn’t read this book straight through, but in chunks. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days When will my order arrive?

Body, Mind, and Sport: The Mind-Body Guide to Lifelong Health, Fitness, and Your Personal Best

Liked the connection of ayurvedic principles to fitness and nutrition. Also, the breathing advises are very solid and helpful.

A successful businessman at 33, Warren suddenly found himself with a burning desire to run and set himself the goal of running a marathon by age Very quickly he realized that he felt happier and healthier than before and that he had a natural talent for the sport. Superstitions such as wearing dirty socks or garter belts for weeks on end are not unusual.

Now, with Body, Mind, and Sport, anyone can reach the Zone, regardless of fitness level. Anyway, to know what “slow” really means Phil Maffetone made me wear a heart-rate monitor.

I could shoot blindfolded from half court over my head and it would go in. Designed to accommodate a variety of individual fitness needs, the Body, Mind, mund Sport program is split Level 1 is for non-athletes who want to improve overall fitness; Level 2 is for those who want to train for competitive or recreational purposes.


Refresh and try again. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery joh. I give it only 4 stars for now, since I haven’t tried all the recommendations in the book.

John Douillard Snippet view – Undaunted, Warren continued his workouts, convinced that “all good things have their price. Using this along with Maffetone’s training book s for my running and general health.

Level 1 is for non-athletes who want to improve overall fitness; Level 2 is for those who want to train for competitive or recreational purposes. Body, Mind, and Sport: In an era of increased body awareness, this book encourages lasting health and fitness through fun.

Almost all professional athletes, in their own ways, search for the effortless performance of the Zone. Common terms and phrases sporrt percent aerobic alpha astringent Ayurvedic balance beats per minute become begin Bodhidharma body type body-type body’s brain break breath rate carbo-loading chapter coach competitive composure cross-training cycles Darth Vader Darth Vader breathing diaphragmatic breathing diet digestion efficiency endurance exercise high exhale exhaustion experience of comfort feel fitness program foods goal heart rate increase inhalation Invincible Athletics Jim Fixx Kapha qualities Kapha types Kapha-Pitta keep kids Listening Phase lungs maximum meal menstrual menstrual cycle mental miles mind and body mind-body coordination monitor mouth breathing muscles nasal breathing douillarv nose breathing overtraining oxygen pace pain perfect Performance Phase Pitta types postures prana push relaxed Resting Phase result rhythm runner’s high runners sleep slow sour sports selection strength stress Sun Salute sweet taste tennis Three Phase Workout Vata types warm-up weeks Yoga Zone.

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. In an era of increased body awareness, this book encourages lasting health and fitness through fun.

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I have tried to run slow in the past but reached a point where it became frustrating without any of the promised improvements.


He is the creator of LifeSpa. The writing actual writing is a bit rough, and i perhaps wish i had skipped right from the intro to chapter I realize I’ve only reviewed the technique in the book and not the book itself. The author has written a whole book about it The 3-Season Diet and I might doullard it out later.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. In JanuaryWarren felt ready to run and rejoined his health club, which featured an indoor track. The amazing thing was couillard I ran a 6-minute-mile pace for the entire 17 miles. I appreciated the techniques related to breathing, etc.

It bory like a fantasy, but it’s not. Dozens of world-class athletes, including Martina Navratilova and Billie Jean King, have used John Douillard’s expert breathing techniques, dietary recommendations, bkdy seasonally balanced workouts. I’m going a lot As a runner that has had a fair share of injuries, I was curious about this book which was recommended to me by my friend who is a rower. Book ratings by Goodreads.

There was no strain. Everyone has there own way of explaining things, this is another example. Moreover it’s douillarr great reminder of the high level message: John, I”m 38 years old. Jan 21, Kelly rated it really liked it. Some of the author’s ideas may make sense, but the mechanisms he proposes are total crap. Jul 26, Ioan Mosincat rated it really liked it.