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The brain and endurance?

This article highlights a study from 2014 that assesses the impact of the brain and fatigue, affecting an athlete's endurance performance.

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This article is really really interesting! I LOVE the brain, and the researcher (Marcoa) in the highlighted study feels that muscular fatigue is never truly reached, but that it is more a "balance of effort and motivation".  This is the... more »This article is really really interesting! I LOVE the brain, and the researcher (Marcoa) in the highlighted study feels that muscular fatigue is never truly reached, but that it is more a "balance of effort and motivation".  This is the same concept that warriors like Navy SeALs and others like them have based their training on, that ability to push the body beyond what the mind says is the limit. 03-25-2015 7:19pm

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