Biologists enhance endurance with genetically altered muscles. “With a genetic tweaking of muscle fibers, Harvard University cell biologist Bruce Spiegelman turned ordinary mice into rodent triathletes. The study raises the question of whether something similar could work—or be at work—in humans.” A good article from Discover magazine.
Gym Jones was responsible for the fitness and appearance of the actors in the movie 300. Here Mark Twight talks abouts the program used to condition the actors. Insane!
[ June 25, 2007; 9:41 pm; ] The Harry Jerome International Track Classic which took place Friday June 8th in Burnaby, BC will be broadcasted by TSN on Sunday July 8th at noon (12pm). The Harry Jerome featured some of Canada’s top athletes. Tune into TSN on July 8th to catch Tyler Christopher, Stephanie McCann, Anson Henry, Dylan Armstrong, and a host [...]
A test entry – The Stanley Cup of long distance trail runs is going on this weekend. If you are interested in the race check out Ian Jacksons’s blog for recent developments, or the event’s website.