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Discussion: Hinking

in: Spike; Spike > 2017-10-26

Oct 27, 2017 7:36 AM # 
Cristina:
All of us could probably use a lot more hinking in our training. I've been neglecting it.
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Oct 27, 2017 6:24 PM # 
Spike:
Pretty sure that if I do any hinking I'll end up injuring myself.

Back when I was in my 20s I did some hinking without getting injured.
Oct 28, 2017 12:05 AM # 
peggyd:
Why is there even a word for this?
I guess I'm getting old.
Oct 28, 2017 12:52 AM # 
Spike:
And just to be clear...I've been talking about the Norwegian term (which Google translate has trouble with) as opposed to this:

https://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Hi...

I'm not entirely sure what Crisitina is referring to.
Oct 29, 2017 9:51 AM # 
Cristina:
Definitely also referring to the Norwegian meaning of hinking. I used to incorporate it into my training, especially in the winter, but not recently. I'm sure I've also incorporated the Urban Dictionary version of hinking in my training, though I believe it has doubtful efficacy in terms of advancing fitness or personal relations.
Oct 29, 2017 2:57 PM # 
ebuckley:
The great thing about being an engineer is that you legitimately claim to know nothing about this shit when you do it by accident.

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