This is as much an emotional workout as it is a physical one. Really focus on setting a strong, steady pace.
Don’t let your emotions tell you you’re too tired or too winded.
If the weight is too high, don’t hesitate to adjust it down. Remember, it needs to be somewhere manageable, but still heavy.
By Ben Garves
Ben Garves is a digital product expert, author, entertainer, and activist. His portfolio of thought leadership in digital marketing and web experiences has included major clients like Microsoft, Google, Twitter, eBay, and Facebook. He’s also a freelance health and fitness journalist with over 400 stories written since 2018, a podcaster with 200 episodes to his name, and runs a YouTube channel with over 100 fitness and activism-oriented videos and live streams.
Ben has founded the Fitness is for Everyone™ initiative to raise awareness about social injustice in both racial inequality and socioeconomic disparity in access to quality fitness and nutrition options around the globe.