Tradition and Fitness

Fitness in Philosophy by James Fitzgerald and Robby Gustin

Episode notes

In this episode of the Fitness in Philosophy podcast James and Robby turn their attention to the concept of tradition and its connection with fitness.

In this episode, we discuss the following questions.

-What is tradition?

-What are the benefits and drawbacks of following traditions?

-What's the connection between philosophy and tradition?

-Should one adopt a certain fitness practice because that's what's been done traditionally (e.g., walking and lifting rocks)?

-What is the significance of different traditions within fitness (e.g., running, powerlifting, gymnastics, etc.)?

-How should we view the tradition, within fitness today, of setting a New Year's resolution each year?

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