The Lessons of Peyton Manning by Scott Abel – I always make it a point to never idolize sports or mainstream figures. I do, however think we can learn from great achievements, and incredible success. Scott wrote a cool article for T-Nation highlighting a hall of fame football player and some lessons we can take away from his illustrious career.
How Extreme Focus Can Change Your Life by JC Deen – I believe we’ve shared this article once before, but I still regard this as JC’s best article to date. In it he reveals a lot about what it took for him to overcome some serious adversity and confusion to where his life was headed. It’s a lengthy read, but well worth it if you find yourself spinning wheels in your life. We all want to be successful, and leave a mark on this world, but it takes more than talent and brilliance. It takes extreme focus. Slow Clap Mr. Deen. Well done.
A 5 Step Guide to Getting Back On The Horse When You’ve Fallen Off by Dick Talens – If you haven’t heard of Fitocracy, you will soon. It’s a fun and interactive way to stay on the horse in your fitness and health journey. Dick is the co-founder of this app, but also a fantastic writer and coach. Some things I love about Richard’s writing is that he always gives actionable steps to optimizing our health. He understands and has felt what it means to be out of shape and lost in fitness, and he deeply understands the psychology of people trying to get back in shape. Here is one of his awesome articles which will surely help anyone out who wants to get back in the swing of things.