I had a few people show me this video, and when I mentioned it to my fitness trainer he said “That’s been around for ages.” and I said “Yes, since the 1930’s”; hyuk hyuk hyuk. Anyway, I find it interesting how old disciplines seem to re-surface as other things, sometimes many years later. The men and women […]
Health & Fitness
Life is about quality, not quantity. Living a long time won't do you much good if you're too weak to walk down a flight of stairs. But topics of health and fitness are complicated, so many people avoid even trying. Though we're not doctors, nor do we play them on the Internet, we have learned a thing or two about staying fit and healthy. If you're willing to listen, we would love to show you what we've learned.
If you’re an office worker, chances are you’ve put on a few extra pounds since you started sitting at a desk. I know, this isn’t the case for all office workers, but if you aren’t moving around much, that’s usually what happens. Then you go get a gym membership, go a few times, and that’s […]
Have you ever tried rock climbing? I’ve been Bouldering (a type of rock climbing with no ropes and shorter climbs) for the last year, and I absolutely love it. In fact I recently did an interview with my climbing instructor, Guillaume Raymond. We talked about climbing for newbies; newbie mistakes, best practices… that sort of […]
(Photo: Fernando Mafra) I always love writing posts like these. They’re one part science (I love science) and 2 parts juvenile sex humor (I love this even more). According to a 2006 study done by Gordon Gallup and Rebecca Burch, evolutionary psychologists from the State University of New York – semen is not only awesome, but has […]
Author Iain Borden (“Skateboarding, Space and the City: Architecture and the Body”) writes about the importance of Z-flex skateboards and decks during the late 1970s era in Dogtown/Santa Monica, California. The “introduction of concave profiles” across deck widths’ changed the future of skateboarding. And designers at Z-flex – skateboarders with intense performance objectives in mind […]
We’ve done a lot of giveaways over the last few months here on Unfinished Man. We’ve given out video games, an Iphone, a shaving kit, and today we’re giving away something a little bit different. If you’re a regular reader, you probably noticed that I’ve posted quite a few Parkour videos over the years. I have a […]