2006 news archives

October 10, 2006

Tsampa in Belgium

Filed under: Tibetan stuff

Reportedly, the Institut Tibétain carries tsampa in its temple stores. For more info, see the tsampa listing. Thanks to Jan D’hulster for bringing this to my attention.

May 20, 2006

Siff’s Bodymass Adjustment Formula

Filed under: Training

Released another calculator that computes bodyweight-adjusted relative strength scores for the three powerlifts as well as totals. Written in PHP as usual.

May 15, 2006

Powerlifting Relative Strength Calculator

Filed under: Training

Finished a powerlifting script that computes relative strength by the most common formulas (Wilks, Reshel, Glossbrenner, NASA, Siff and Schwartz/Malone) for one or more lifters. It also comes with an introduction to the wonderful world of relative strength.

January 4, 2006

Project Gingerbread House

Filed under: Family

2004 pirate shipIn 2002, we began a tradition of sending out photos of our gingerbread house as Christmas greetings. Every year, we design a new creation from scratch. The whole collection is now online in the family section complete with “the making of” action shots.

This pirate ship was the theme for 2004.

Happy New Year 2006 everybody!!