A mountaineer’s guide on how to prepare for the world’s most dangerous peak
When you trained and prepared perfectly, but everything around you crumbles. In the spring of 2022, seasoned high-altitude climber and mountaineer Michael Pfeiffer traveled to Pakistan for the most challenging climb of his life, trying to conquer the monster of all mountains, K2. Despite all his meticulous preparations involving high-altitude camp and extensive respiratory muscle…
Overcoming Exercise-Induced Asthma as a competitive cyclist
This case study has been done by Alex Wallace – a competitive cyclist for Bikestrong-KTM. The prevalence of Exercise-Induced Asthma in endurance athletes is very common. This is due to a range of factors, such as the higher ventilation rates which are generally sustained for long periods of time, mouth breathing and environmental factors such…
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Lisa: Asthma and training with Airofit
Diagnosed with asthma As many others around the world, Lisa was diagnosed with asthma at a very young age. She recalls that, as a child, one day, she suddenly felt like she could not breathe at all and panicked. She needed to be taken to the hospital in an emergency and even needed to be…
The 86-year old novice swimmer
ELSA’S BACKGROUND Elsa is one of a kind….one of those great examples that you do not find quite often. A mother of 7, she was always a brilliant mind. Against all odds, she got her PhD right before turning 50. And although history was always her passion (mainly due to her education – strongly marked…
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