Back in 2017, I did a simple experiment to log how much training I did. At the time I blogged about what I discovered but that was looking at my training in 2016-17. So I decided that maybe it was time to revisit my experiment to see if I had learned from my past experience and to see if anything had changed to help me maximize my mat hours. Plus I discovered a new app call Marune that made the logging part much easier to do than just by using a spreadsheet alone!
At the start of this year, I decided to start a simple experiment and that was to log how much training I did. I made a basic spreadsheet and logged what training I did and my mat hours. Now I’ll be honest I was probably conservative as I was often at the gym longer than the amount I stated but I tried to only measure the training / grappling time and not the stretching, chatting and catching up part (although this is equally important!). This blog (and part 2) is about what why I did it and what I discovered. Continue reading “My Part Time Grappler Experiment – Part 1”