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This week we get Matt Fitzgerald back on the show to talk about his book 'How Bad Do You Want It?: Mastering the Psychology of Mind over Muscle'. In his fascinating new book, Matt examines more then a dozen pivotal races to discover the surprising ways elite athletes strengthen their mental toughness. He shares some of these in this great interview. You can get the book by clicking here. You can also check out all of Matt's work here: www.mattfitzgerald.org

Direct download: IMTalk_Episode_547_-_Matt_Fitzgerald_Part_two.mp3
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On this weeks show we have two great interviews, one with a top athlete and one with a world leading thinker on expertise. 

Interview: This week we have an Terenzo Bozzone. He talks about his latest races, what they mean for his future, and the plan for next year. Check out his website here: www.terenzo.com

Interview: We also have an interview with Anders Ericsson Ph.D. Anders is one of the world leading researchers on expertise. If you have heard of the 'rule of 10,000 hours' you have heard of his work. In this interview he shares many insights into what it takes to reach higher levels in our lives. You can get his book 'Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise' by clicking here.  

Direct download: IMTalk_Episode_546_-_Terenzo_Bozzone_and_Anders_Ericsson_Ph.D.mp3
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News: This week we discuss the highlights from 2016. 

Interview: This week we have 'Sportie Doc' Dr Tamsin Lewis on the show. We dig deep into blood testing to help us perform at our best in both sport and life. You can check out Tamsin's website here: www.sportiedoc.com.

This Weeks Websites: www.enrgperformance.comwww.whatthefatbook.com.

Direct download: IMTalk_Episode_545_-_Sportie_Doc_Dr_Tamsin_Lewis.mp3
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News: ITU Hall of Fame; Lots of 70.3 results; UK athlete drug story; Brownlee to target 70.3 worlds. 

Interview: This week we have an interview with World 70.3 Champion Tim Reed. He talks us through his championship race, this years racing, what he's doing next year, and some random topics. You can check out Tim here: www.timreed.com.au

Statstactic: This week we talk about the first female to finish the Ironman World Championship, Lyn Lamaire. 

This Weeks Websites: Ali Brownlee to race 70.3 worlds

Direct download: IMTalk_Episode_545_-_World_70.3_Champ_Tim_Reed.mp3
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News: Results from Ironman WA; New Challenge race; John keeps ranting; Lance Armstrong opening Tri Business Conference; Sad news about Craig Percival; some random stuff. 

This Weeks Discussion: It's that time of year where we need to buy our Christmas presents so this week we want to know what are the best triathlon gifts for under $100. 

Coaches Corner: Jorge Reynal sent through a question about the difference between FTP testing on a trainer and outdoors, and what that means for our results. 

My First Tri: Sam 'Hot Rod' Hicks sent through this first tri. 

This Weeks Websites: A great thank you to Craig Percival

Direct download: IMTalk_Episode_543.mp3
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