Three-time Ironman world champion Mirinda Carfrae was killing it in the first ever “virtual” Ironman Challenge over the weekend when disaster struck. She was in second place overall and suddenly her live Facebook stream disappeared! Seems in an effort to motivate her, her husband, Tim O’Donnell, decided to bring in her previous trophies. But on his way out of the room he tripped over the power cord on her bike and unplugged it! After plugging the bike back in, Mirinda finished the race, but she didn’t place in the top three. She had a good attitude about it, saying it might take her a few days to forgive her husband. (CBS Sports)
The Daily Star says Business Breakthrough University in Tokyo recently held a graduation ceremony with robots because of the coronavirus. The robots wore caps and gowns and carried the diplomas of students. Each robot had a tablet for a face. Each graduate’s face was shown on the tablets as the motorized robots wheeled across a stage.
Since today is National Beer Day…The Daily Mail claims Beer Yoga has become a hot fitness trend.. Nicknamed Boga, the classes involve people performing difficult poses while holding a beer in one hand. Boga participants take a swig of beer every time they complete a stretching move. Classes typically last 60 minutes….unless your drinking, light beer…then it’s like, 30 minutes.