No Pain, No Gain?

I’m continually amazed by the number of people I see training when “it hurts”. The old adage “no pain, no gain” is definitely alive and well. Frankly, I’m amazed I don’t see more people walking around in slings and on crutches, but I guess that’s just a testament to the resilience of the human body.

Once they put on their workout clothes, people seem to forget that pain is the body’s way of telling us that something is wrong, and if we keep going, it’s going to get worse. Continue reading