Tag Archives: Eric Guttmann

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A DAY IN THE LIFE – A SNEAK PEAK INTO TRAINING FOR STRENGTH, HEALTH AND LONGEVITY PART 2

Here is Day 2 of training straight out of my training journal. WARMUP 1. Joint Mobility 2. Foam Roller/Lacrosse Balls WORKOUT Pullup/Reverse Row Ladder Pull up                   1 – 2 – 3 – 4 – 5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1 Reverse Row        5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1 –

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Eric Guttmann Interview

What do you consider the greatest lesson learned? One of the greatest lessons learned is that nothing is what it seems. My world changes every 2-5 years and when I look at the way I thought the world worked and my place in it five years ago and compare it to today there is a

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Adventures in Grounding and Intimacy

In a previous article on the Three Alchemical Healers I mentioned grounding. I have been playing around with this concept and during a recent kids soccer game I participated in a little experiment that brought interesting results both in my health and intimacy. I attend these games in my Turkish sandals and as soon as

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Destiny

Last week one of my Army colleagues was talking about concepts like Glory and how people should refrain from looking for it, because it is in large part a matter of destiny. On a lighter note, my brother-in-law and I were once having a conversation regarding destiny and free will. He looks at me and

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My “Heavy Metal Strength Meditation” Part 2

It is amazing how quickly the body adapts to new training when you concentrate SINGLE MINDEDLY on it. If you read my previous article “My Heavy Metal Strength Meditation” then you might be aware of my three goals: 1) Flip the 300lb tire 100 times in 20 sets of 5 2) Flip the 300lb tire

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Blessing Your Food

There is an interesting relationship between food and life. Basically you need food to continue your journey on planet Earth. This journey can take many directions with varying degrees of pain and satisfaction in the material, emotional and spiritual realms. I have been playing with this concept based on my meditations and have come to

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Healing of Neck and Vertigo

In everyday matters joint mobility also saves the day. If for some reason you sleep with a craned neck and you wake up with neck pain you can easily and quickly get rid of it or reduce it significantly before you even head out to work by doing joint mobility. I have done so on

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Healing and Protecting the Lower Back

In my last article I mentioned how I healed a sprained ankle myself using joint mobility. Now whenever something happens I can quickly and easily fix it myself. For example I was training my heavy snatches with a training plan I wrote for myself. This plan laid out progressively heavier snatches as I got stronger

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Healing An Ankle Sprain

I frequently attend health, youthing, anti-aging, and training seminars along with travels all over the world regarding health practices. I always make it a point to ask both presenters and experts in the audience what is the number one thing that they have SEEN bring about the greatest results. The answers are varied and very

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What in the World is the “Synergy” Workout?

In his book, Never Let Go, Dan John talks about something he calls the “synergy” workout. What is it? Well, that’s a great question and one that I had to answer for myself. What Dan John recommends is going through your home and lining up all the pieces of fitness equipment and doing everything at

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