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#81 - Julien Pineau On Life In MMA, Changing CrossFit & The Deadlift

Sports have been a part of Julien’s life since he was young and he’s been a state and national champion in a number of sports including soccer, swimming and wrestling.

We start off with Julien giving us a little background about himself. After that he tells us about how he got started with competing in different types of sports. He goes into more detail about this and talks about his life in the world of MMA and how he moved onto becoming a coach.

Julien goes on to talk about how he found ways to become a better coach, as well as how you can do it as well. He tells us about the importance of focusing on people’s “how and why”, and also shares with us the story about a 60-year-old man who came into his gym. Further in, we talk about changing CrossFit and the deadlift.

This is such a great episode! So many wonderful insights and so much to take away from it. We know you guys will love it.

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Show Notes:

  • Tommy’s tribute. [4:05]
  • Julien tells a little bit about himself. [6:06]
  • Jullen shares how he started in different sports competition. [7:36]
  • His life in MMA and how he became a coach. [9:55]
  • His coaching style and athlete training. [10:30]
  • The good things about crossfit. [18:00]
  • Understanding body intensity. [22:30]
  • How he got his sources to become a better coach? [29:17]
  • Julien explains how to become a better coach. [33:35]
  • The importance of focusing on their “How and Why”. [36:50]
  • A story of a 60-year-old guy who came into his gym. [38:30]
  • The prehab and rehab. [43:57]
  • The effects of anxiety to athletes. [47:14]
  • Undeveloped body part. [49:45]
  • Talking about lats and developing it. [53:19]
  • Changing CrossFit. [1:03:15]
  • Engaging the lats more. [1:05:40]
  • An argument of Julien and Mike. [1:10:59]
  • Julien explains what hinge means. [1:16:10]
  • What is deadlift? [1:18:40]
  • Proper squatting. [1:26:10]
  • Julien’s workout looks like. [1:27:12]
  • 6 from 6 [1:29:30]
  • Where is your favorite travel destination? [1:30:52]
  • What is your dream destination? [1:31:00]
  • What books would you recommend? [1:32:35]
  • What are the things that you will do when you have spare time? [1:36:00]
  • Who is your biggest role model? [1:37:00]
  • When you could invite three people to dinner, who would they be? [1:37:50]

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Your weekly podcast exploring fitness, adventure and life. Hosted By Bill Kerr and Tommy Ahern, AdventureFit Radio focuses on bringing you interesting interviews from all realms of fitness, adventure and life in general.