Ironman Triathlon

152. Matt Fitzgerald On Building Mental Fitness, The Flowchart of Facing Reality and 80/20 Endurance Training

Matt Fitzgerald is a world-renowned sports journalist, nutritionist, and endurance sport coach. He’s a true expert on all things fitness, having written more than 20 books on sports performance, training, fueling, and the importance of mental toughness.

On today’s episode, Matt and I sync up about his latest book, The Comeback Quotient. Matt shares his wisdom on building mental fitness, and how the greatest athletes are the ones who possess the ability to make the best of a bad situation. Matt takes us through the steps of coming back from a challenge and tells us how these steps can be used in all areas of life—not just athletics.

We chat about Matt’s signature 80/20 training plan, and the common misconception that training needs to be hard all the time. You, too, can be trained by Matt! His endurance training plans can be found both on his website and on Training Peaks. He also provides customizable plans through his website, and he offers one-on-one training with a lucky five people at a time.

Matt also talks about his battle with COVID-19, and how he’s using his own strategies from The Comeback Quotient to fuel him through his recovery. We discuss how Chinese medicine might help with chronic fatigue and sync up about the importance of recognizing the severity and threat of the COVID-19 virus.

Matt truly inspires us to reframe our mindset in the midst of obstacles—through his expertise, we can all become “ultrarealists.”

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140. Kristin Mayer, Founder, Betty Designs: From The Runway to The Race Course, Where Design & Endurance Sports Intersect

Kristin Mayer is the Founder and CEO of Betty Designs, THE coolest fashion inspired bad ass endurance sports apparel brand, disrupting race courses around the globe. The brands signature skull+ butterfly logo and runway inspired design sets it apart.  if you aren’t already wearing these awesome kits for triathlon and cycling, you will be in 2021!  On today’s episode, Kristin and I sync up about where it all began, her deep roots in the sport of triathlon,  and all of the other sports that are currently fueling her for success, We talk fashion, design, and the inspo behind Betty Designs many collections, ten of which came out this past year.  We talk about how COVID impacted her business, how she pivoted and is moving forward. Kristin sheds light on her new collection that launched this January 2021, BDLAB, designed with runners in mind, but all kinds of fitness and yoga class goers would love it. If you like to look good when you sweat, in great style and design! PS-and this could be THE coolest thing ever, In additions to renown collaborations with IRONMAN™ Group races, Roka, and The Challenge Family, Kristin has designed  in-game kits on Zwift. I hope you enjoy this fun conversation getting to know the uber-talented designer behind theses super-style kits on the race course!

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The BettyStyle Podcast
Betty Designs on Vimeo
Betty Designs on Instagram + Facebook
Kristin Mayer on Instagram, Pinterst, Strava, and Athlinks!
Marni On The Move Instagram, Facebook, or LinkedIn
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Sign up for our weekly newsletter, The Download for Marni on the Move updates, exclusive offers, invites to events, and exciting news!

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Take control of your health and wellness journey with InsideTracker, the ultra-personalized nutrition platform that analyzes your blood, DNA, and lifestyle to help you optimize your body from the inside out. Transform your body’s data into meaningful insights and a customized action plan of the science-backed nutrition recommendations you need to optimize your health!  Get twenty percent off today at InsideTracker with our code THANKYOUMOTM.

Mad Ritual CBD Balm has changed our sports and fitness recovery game in a big way!  Get ready to recover like a rebel with these awesome high quality CBD infused products!  Shop with our code marnionthemove for 15% off your purchase..

TrainingPeaks is offering Marni on the Move listeners 30 days of free Premium. Use our code: Marnionthemove on their website, www.trainingpeaks.com.

Head over to our SHOP page for additional offers from Marni on the Move partners, sponsors, and guests including Navitas Organics, Sun Potion, Amrita Health Foods and more.

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