While there may be more than one, let’s look at the way Fitness and health is portrayed in the media. Mental Health Awareness is essential for us in modern society and there is a huge concern with Body Image and the issues surrounding the topic. With magazines and images on social media constantly pushing out the kind of garbage seen in the pic … Read More A PROBLEM WITH THE FITNESS INDUSTRY….
Kettlebells are a great piece of kit that tend to gather dust in the gym and don’t get used to their full potential. So are you using kettlebells in your training? If not then you are missing out on some serious strength and fitness gains. What is a kettlebell? Quite simply it’s a solid heavy ball with an offset handle just large enough to … Read More BRING KETTLEBELLS TO YOUR WORKOUTS….
Walking is a great way to improve or maintain your overall health and while we finally have some dry days and evenings make the most of them and get yourself outdoors. Although in winter this will be harder to find the right conditions, just 30 minutes every day can increase cardiovascular fitness, strengthen bones, reduce excess body fat, and boost muscle power and endurance. … Read More WINTER WALKS FOR WEIGHT LOSS….
Well it’s here so hopefully your good intentions and resolutions have emerged and you are enjoying the benefits of a balanced diet…. IF NOT THAT’S OK, December was a tough month. January is pretty gloomy and it’s been a miserable time with the weather so far. But summer bodies are made in winter and if you want to look a certain way come July … Read More I’LL START THE DIET IN 2020…..
Many will have heard that lifting weights is more beneficial for fat loss compared to cardio. While this may be over simplified, lifting weights will help you to develop and maintain a healthy body composition more easily than cardiovascular exercise. Throw in a good dose of healthy eating and you’re onto a winner. The problem with cardio (for the general gym goer) is that … Read More WHY LIFT WEIGHTS?