The Movement Game 4
Fragments from imaginary dialogues
“How can I move more?”
“Play with building little challenges into everyday activities.
Take putting on your socks for instance. The default is doing it by sitting. You can do better.
Put on your socks while standing.
Put on your socks while standing on a balancing board.
You thus turn an everyday activity into a little movement snack [<link; medium read].
When people think of movement, they usually think of infrequent relatively large sessions.
I’ve inverted the paradigm: frequent short sessions throughout the day.
Taken individually, they may not look like much. But over the course of a day, all these little snacks compound [<link; medium read].”