Never Let Go

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On Target Publications, Jun 4, 2009 - 416 pages
19 Reviews
Coach Dan John breaks down the most complicated concepts of strength training and high-performance athletics in his personal, no-nonsense, thought-provoking and motivating style. Workout routines, Olympic lifting guidance, Highland Games, track and field and Strongman events are all covered, in addition to weight training philosophy for the general public. You'll learn...How to get stronger, faster and leaner; Simple steps to great conditioning; What it takes to compete at high-level athletics; Dan John's top training tips; Effective workouts to carry you through your training seasons; Variations of the classic 5x5 workout; Sample kettlebell and barbell workout combinations; Outdoor cardiovascular training options for athletes; And much more...

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Review: Never Let Go: A Philosophy of Lifting, Living and Learning

User Review  - Sean Goh - Goodreads

Collection of blog posts from Dan John. As such there is no clear central narrative joining everything, more of overarching themes that get repeated here and there (least he's consistent). But he's a ... Read full review

Review: Never Let Go: A Philosophy of Lifting, Living and Learning

User Review  - Shawn Stone - Goodreads

Dan's competed at the highest levels in various strength sports and rubbed shoulders with some of the best minds and trainers in the business. This compilation of articles represents his accumulated ... Read full review


Free Will and Free Weights
The Rule of Five
The Velocity Diet Experience
The Rest of the Story
The One Lift a Day Program
Blood on the Barbell
A Religious Studies Professors Review of HIT
New Associations New Muscle
Coach Pains Slosh Pipe
Lessons from Southwood
Recovery Methods 101
That Guy
Are You Making Progress?

The Tabata MethodFat Loss in Four Minutes
A History of Dieting
The Classic Top 10 Tips
Systematic Education for Lifters
5 X 5 Variations
Three Mentors Lifetime Lessons
Geezer Wisdom
The AIT Formula
SelfEvident Truths
What You Know Versus What You Do
PVC and Presuppositions
The Litvinov Workout
The Gable Method
Strong Eye for the Weak Guy
The Best Exercises
My Secret Coaching Methods
Nautilus Crossfit and HighHigh
Disdain Medium
The Big Five
Secrets to LongTerm Fitness
One Hard Thing
Principle Lessons
Three Basic Concepts
Goals and Toilet Seats A Mens Room Epiphany
Goalsetting for Motivation
The Onedumbbell Workout
The Journey to Excellence
The Philosophy of Physical Capital
Improve Your Fitness Literacy
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