September 22, 2017
Welcome to my Weekly Roundup!
In one convenient post, you're about to discover the most important things I've noticed this week, including the latest news from the fronts of fitness, nutrition, health, wellness, biohacking and anti-aging research, the top photos, videos and stories from this week, upcoming events and speaking appearances, giveaways, specials and a host of other things you may have missed.
Podcasts I Recorded This Week
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Articles I Published This Week:
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Articles & Podcasts I Was Featured In This Week:
-Facebook Live interview on Barbell Shrugged Podcast's ShruggedCollective group
::: JOIN ME IN LAKE TAHOE AT THE SPARTAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP :::
Not only will I be racing and hanging out at various events, but my podcast sidekick, Brock, will be there too!
I've lined up a bunch of can't-miss interviews for that weekend, so be sure to stay tuned-in to my Facebook page for the live coverage.
Speaking of Facebook, you can watch live broadcasts of the entire race weekend over at the Spartan LIVE Facebook page on 9/30-10/1.
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-I'm racing on the Spartan Pro Team for 2017!
You can catch me at any of the races below. Just click here to register:
-September 30 – October 1, 2017: Spartan World Championship, Squaw Valley, CA
-September 8-11, 2017: Who Wants To Live Forever? Conference in Reykjavik, Iceland. Most of us not only want to have a long lifespan, but also a long healthspan; to be fit and healthy throughout the course of our lives. As we move into this unprecedented era of human history, a question arises: how far can the human healthspan be extended, and what are the most effective ways to achieve longevity? Join me and other health experts as we dive deep into this subject in the country with strongest and healthiest humans on the planet! Click here to register.*
*There is a Cycle Workshop as part of the “Who Wants To Live Forever” conference: In this workshop you’ll cycle in and around the Reykjavik area with one of the most influential people in health and fitness (ME!), gaining direct access to my wealth of knowledge on how to optimize your performance. Among the things you will learn along the ride are: Breathing techniques to enhance your longevity and health. Modern and ancient techniques to harness the natural magnetic fields of the planet we live on. How to use heat and hypoxia to increase blood flow and maximize your response to training. Basic techniques for cold thermogenesis, how to use both cold and warm water exposure effectively. And so much more! Sign up now – we’re sure you don’t want to miss this! Click here for the bike event only.
–October 13-14, 2017: Biohacker Summit Helsinki, Suvilahti Power Plant, Helsinki, Finland. Better Living Through Science, Technology & Nature. “If you want to know what is mainstream tomorrow, this is where it's at.” Use code BEN to save 10% www.biohackersummit.com
-November 10-13 Weston A. Price Foundation Wise Traditions Conference, Minneapolis, MN. I'll be speaking at the 18th annual conference that covers everything from hormone health, adrenal and thyroid health, natural fertility, degenerative diseases, to traditional diets and food preparation & more. Learn how to improve your health through food, farming and the healing arts. Click here to register.
–November 28: The Alchemist's Kitchen, in New York's Bowery neighborhood. Ben will be doing a special biohacking presentation and health/fitness/nutrition Q&A at “The Alchemist“. 8pm.
-November 29: “A Biohacking Adventure” with Ben Greenfield and Chef David Bouley – Join us at Bouley Test Kitchen for a biohacking adventure! The experience is part of “The Chef and the Doctor” series of health-focused, multi-course culinary experiences featuring world renowned doctors and Chef David Bouley.
-December 7-8, 2017: XPT Experience, Kauai, HI. Remember Brian Mackenzie? I interviewed him for the podcast “How To Hold Your Breath For Four Minutes, Training Mask Myths, Performance Breathing & More With Brian Mackenzie”. I am going to be joining Brian, along with Kelly Starrett, Julia Starrett, Laird Hamilton and Gabby Reece, for an epic, all-inclusive performance living workshop this Dec 7, 8 and 9 in beautiful Kauai, Hawaii. Come and join us for…Pool Training / Underwater workouts. Gym Training. Breathing Instruction. Outdoor Workouts. Ice-Heat Sessions. Stand Up Paddling. Recovery Biohacking. And Much, Much More… Get in now at BenGreenfieldFitness.com/XPTLife. Seats are extremely limited for this once-in-a-lifetime experience! Be sure to mention my name when you register so they know where you came from. Who's in? ;)
-December 8-21, 2017: Runga 2017, Cambutal, Panama. (you get to choose how long to stay!). RUNGA is a once a year retreat, currently hosted in December. RUNGA is designed to facilitate a dramatic shift in attendee's current outlook, lifestyle choices, self-efficacy, motivation, love, even spirituality. The retreat spans 8-days and centers around fostering heightened awareness, presence, and connection with others through a mandatory “Digital Detox” – or no cell phones, computers, and other technology. Yoga is offered twice per day, every day. There is also an off-site adventure ranging from hiking volcanoes to white water rafting or zip lining. World-class spa treatments are available and 100% of the food is suitable for vegetarian, vegan, paleo, gluten-free, or ketogenic dieters. It is also delicious. Click here to sign up.Use code BEN (or let them know I sent you) to get VIP treatment and a free gift valued at $100!
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When a high HRV is a bad thing https://t.co/v0xbFu5YPu
— Ben Greenfield (@bengreenfield) September 19, 2017
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I've been using a SICK new bodywork tool called the PSO to hit my psoas *hardcore*. It is very, very hard to target your…
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This week on SnapChat, it was as if you were reading over my shoulder as I shared with you several pages from the extremely inspirational book called “The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down.” As I often do, I highlighted my favorite thoughts and takeaways for you. Follow me on Snapchat for more, sometimes hilarious sneak peeks into my life, screenshots of cool books I'm reading, biohacking tips, workouts, giveaways & more! Click here to follow me on Snapchat.
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