Sunday, October 2, 2022

Ben Garves

About

Ben is a digital media entrepreneur, elite fitness analyst, activist, and CrossFit Level 1 coach. He founded WODDITY in 2017, making tools and resources for the CrossFit Community. You can find his content all over the internet, including contributions to BarBend.com, his blog at BenGarves.com, YouTube, and the Ben Garves Podcast.

Is HIIT safe and healthy for kids and teens?

Not only is high-intensity interval training (HIIT) safe for kids and teens, it's proven to be a very effective way for them to build strength, endurance, and fight the onset of hypoinsulinemia and type-2 diabetes.

Today: heart disease and dementia, smart homes and aging

Over a 12 year period, initially dementia-free participants were observed for cognitive decline. If a participant had two or more cardiometabolic diseases, it was found it accelerated the onset of dementia by approximately two years.

Ricky Garard – The return of CrossFit’s most notorious cheater

Ricky Garard returns to CrossFit competition in 2022 after serving a multi-year ban for using performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) his rookie season.

A History of the Reebok Nano™ CrossFit® Shoes

The Reebok Nano is one of the most legendary CrossFit shoes of all time. With a history spanning more than a decade, the Nano competes with NOBULL, Nike, Inov8, UnderArmour, and more.

Medical Racism: What Was the Tuskegee Experiment?

The Tuskegee experiment was a study run starting in 1932 on Black men in America. They were studied for treatable diseases without being provided with the well-known treatments.

A History of the Nike Metcon™ Shoe for CrossFit®

The history of the Nike Metcon CrossFit shoe and its development - one of the best CrossFit shoes and the main competitor to NOBULL and the Reebok Nano.