Sign In:

×

Last Step!

Please enter your public display name and a secure password.

Plan to post in the forums? Change your default forum handle here!

×
×

Keeping Your Momentum Going

Some people feel the need to be on the go, whether they like to travel the globe, keep climbing the corporate ladder or push the limits of their physical abilities. If you're one of those people, you know there are times that such an active physical and mental lifestyle can start to wear you down. You may have periods where you feel your mind and body lagging out of sync with your big plans. If you want to keep that forward momentum going, here are some tips to keep you moving you along.

Look into reviews

1. Get Help From Supplements

There may be supplements on the market that can assist in giving you the boost of energy and mental clarity you might be lacking. Read an LCR Health Telogenesis review to determine if you think a supplement might help you keep up with your goals and ambitions.

Get Plenty of Sleep

2. Get Plenty of Sleep

Nothing will throw you off balance faster than lack of sleep. Not only do you not think clearly when your body and mind are sleep deprived, but you can also weaken your immune system. The last thing you need is to be susceptible to every germ you encounter.

Make a habit of getting to bed at a decent hour every night. Studies have shown most people need at least eight hours of sleep. Getting the sleep you need will help your mind stay sharp and focused.

Exercise in the Morning

3. Exercise in the Morning

Exercise alone is good for you. It helps you stay fit and can prevent many diseases that come with obesity and a sedentary lifestyle. Experts say you should try to get at least 20 minutes of cardio exercise each day.

Even better is when you schedule your workout for the morning. It will get your adrenaline going and set the pace for the rest of the day. That's exactly what you need to keep your energy flowing.

Keep Your Mind Sharp

4. Keep Your Mind Sharp

People who travel, move up career ladders and push themselves to the limits are knowledgeable about their passions. When the famous philosopher Francis Bacon said knowledge is power, he wasn't kidding.

Knowledge keeps you from making mistakes. For the person who wants to climb Mount Everest, he or she is going to know everything there is to know about mountain climbing. Making mistakes could be the difference between life and death. In your career, it would mean the difference between advancement and staying where you are.

Make a Habit of Healthy Eating

5. Make a Habit of Healthy Eating

Eating food that has no nutritional value deprives you of necessary vitamins and minerals. It also makes you feel bad when you eat it on a regular basis. If you need to be on the go for the next big adventure, you need a diet that makes you feel good.

Resist the urge to purchase pre-packaged and frozen meals. Instead, stock up on dry beans, fresh vegetables and fruits, and preservative-free meats. Check out the Mediterranean diet for ideas on a heart-healthy diet.

Keep a Positive Mind

6. Keep a Positive Mind

One thing successful people don't do is get dragged down. When they're knocked down, they're able to pick themselves up and keep moving forward. If they dwelled on mistakes or criticism, how could they ever find the mental focus to succeed? They wouldn't because they would be overcome with stress.

One thing you can do to help keep your mind in a positive mental state is practice meditation and mindfulness. People who have practiced mindfulness say it helps them keep their feelings and emotions in check, and their thoughts become clearer. Mindfulness is not a religion, but can work well with religion.

The formula to keep your momentum going seems fairly simple, and really it is. The key is developing good habits that support rather than conflict with the lifestyle you want to achieve. It's all about taking care of your mind and body. If you can do those two things, you'll be ready to conquer your next quest.

Play
READ THE STORY
Your 5 Most Liked TGR Instagram Posts of 2020
Up Next Culture

Your 5 Most Liked TGR Instagram Posts of 2020

Your 5 Most Liked TGR Instagram Posts of 2020

Let's be real, 2020 has been a doozy. However, thankfully there's been no shortage of awesome-ness from you all - so we've put together a little round-up of our most liked Instagram posts this year. Check out the photos you liked the most from 2020 below! 1. This year, you guys loved the finer things in life: Like art:  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Teton Gravity Research (@tetongravity) 2. Huuuuge road gaps:  View this post on

Play
READ THE STORY
TGR Top 5: What you Loved the Most
Up Next Ski

TGR Top 5: What you Loved the Most

TGR Top 5: What you Loved the Most

We couldn't pick just our top 10 so we made it 15. Well, you guys did. Here are 5 more of your favorite posts from TGR this year, carousel style! Hop on!  1. Josh Gold absolutely sent it in the backcountry near Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. You want angles? We got 'em.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by Teton Gravity Research (@tetongravity) 2. You all went wild for International Dog Day. Look at all these good pups we found!  View this post

Play
READ THE STORY
Top 5 Other Sports From 2020
Up Next Kayak

Top 5 Other Sports From 2020

Top 5 Other Sports From 2020

Just because we focus on snow sports, mountain biking, and surfing doesn't mean we don't enjoy all the gnarlier things in life. 2020 handed us an excellent showcase of people getting after it in just about every way possible. From wing-suiting, to skateboarding, to a couple of kayakers with mullets galavanting across the West, all the other sports we watch have so much to offer. It's really videos like these that show us all the different ways we can enjoy the great outdoors. Check out our