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Men’s Health Australia
ANCIENT SOLUTION TO A MODERN PROBLEM
TEXT A RUNNING COACH
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LEAP INTO NEW MUSCLE • Chase the jump, not the pump this summer and take your fat burn and fitness to the next level with plyometric training
A SWEET IDEA FOR BETTER MEMORY • Add some spice to your life – in the form of cinnamon – to boost your brain activity and improve your recall at a pinch
CHIP AWAY TO CARVE THE BODY YOU WANT • Far from a dietary slip-up, a weekend carb splurge could help you fuel a fitter, leaner, more muscular physique
PAINE AND GAIN • Test cricket captain TIM PAINE readily admits to being one of the luckiest athletes in Australian sport. The thing is, luck alone can’t explain a career that’s exceeded all expectations
GET STRONGER BY THE CROSS • Craft an iron core while building muscle from the ground up with the CROSS-BODY DUMBBELL CLEAN AND PRESS
DID THE PANDEMIC GIVE ME ADHD? • If you’re having trouble focusing, you’re not alone. But before you reach for the Ritalin, it’s smart to get to the bottom of why your mind is wandering
HOW I KEEP IT TOGETHER
THE MIGHTY RISE OF PEA PROTEIN • Pulverised peas are in everything now, from protein supplements to muffins to ice cream. How’d this little legume get so massive?
…I GIVE UP DRINKING? • Aussies are increasingly putting down their glass for good. We explore the science of going teetotal
HIT SNOOZE AND STILL OWN YOUR MORNING • Four ways to set up your morning for all-day success … without getting up any earlier
LET’S GET DIGITAL • Peloton pioneered trainer-led virtual classes. Now, Apple wants a byte of the pie. Which will beam bigger gains into your home?
SMARTER WAYS TO USE YOUR NOODLES • Spaghetti and tomato sauce are all well and good, but for a truly balanced meal with a megadose of nutrition, you need to start mixing things up
ACTIVE RECOVERY FOR YOUR BRAIN • Your muscles aren’t the only things that need time to rest. Your mind performs better with a little active recovery, but some types of recuperation are far better than others
Three Common “RECOVERY” STRATEGIES That Aren’t • Many of us turn to screens for relaxation, but digital engagement can be a hidden source of stress, says Chris Bailey, author of Hyperfocus: How to Be More Productive in a World of Distraction
THE STEAKS ARE HIGH! • Ignore all the blather: there is only one right way to cook your favourite piece of meat. Use it tonight
MASTER OF THE BOARD • Surfing big waves is just one discipline that KAI LENNY has dominated, but he needs dry land to help hone his skills
ESCAPE MUSCLE CRAMP HELL • Scientists have rival theories as to what causes those exercise-induced aaaaaarrrrggggghhs – and that’s leading to a range of new crampbusting elixirs. Should you drink up?
ANTI-CRAMP TACTICS • Whether you aim to rule your sport, like BMX king Connor Fields (above), who uses HotShot, or going for a PB, use these tips to avoid cramps
POCKET ROCKET • There are more imposing performance cars out there than the Hyundai i20 N, but perhaps none quite so gloriously sensible
GONE SWIMMING • WE HEAD TO THE POOL IN SEARCH OF THIS SEASON’S HOTTEST NEW SWIMWEAR
CAMO FOR YOUR FACE • COMPANIES...