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What is CrossFit?

13 Oct

CrossFit is a fitness routine that was developed by Greg Glassman. The programme he created was specifically designed to improve health and fitness. CrossFit involves constantly varied functional movements performed at a high intensity and the workouts are based on functional movements. These movements are a combination of weightlifting, gymnastics, rowing, running and more. Glassman […]

Full Body TRX Workout

5 Aug

    KNEE TUCK PUSH UP The push up into the knee tuck push-up is a compound exercise which targets balance and stability. This exercise is perfect to develop core and upper body strength. MOUNTAIN CLIMBERS Mountain climbers are perfect to help you improve your balance, coordination and agility. They also benefit muscular fitness by […]

Finding Time To Exercise

29 Jul

This is something I get asked often – how do I find the time to exercise while still working full time? So I thought I’d pull together a quick post with my top 5 tips: 1. PLAY THE FIELD Essentially, try everything at least once! You can’t say you hate something if you’ve never tried […]

Video – Full Body Kettlebell Workout

15 Jul

Try these kettlebell exercises to give you a good full body workout: → 24 Bell Squat Jumps ← → 16 Squat Raises ← → 16 Burpee Lateral Presses ← → 12 Lunge Row On Each Leg ← → 24 Bell Lunge Jumps ← → 30 Seconds Leg Raise Flutters ← → 16 Russian Twist Presses […]

5 Ways to Make Fitness Fun

11 May

Staying fit and active is crucial to good health, yet it can be difficult to commit the time required for exercise and to stay motivated to do so regularly. Give these tips a try which will help you make working out fun.   Making Fitness Fun A good and easy way of being able to […]

Video – Core Strengthening Workout

20 Mar

  STRENGTHEN YOUR CORE!   Here’s a series of floor exercises, varying from basic to more advanced, that can be used to help build a stronger core! Give them a try. Got any comments or want to see other workout videos? Get in touch and we’ll see what we can do! Also, don’t forget to […]

The Benefits of Stretching

29 Feb

Stretching is an integral part of one’s training programme. Performing the correct type of stretch during the appropriate phase of a training session is crucial to understand in order to elicit the desired effect on the body. It can greatly enhance your training, improve range of motion and possibly help prevent injuries if implemented appropriately. […]

Top 5 Tips To Lead A Healthy Lifestyle

16 Feb

New year – new me! Let’s be very honest with ourselves, is this something you said at the beginning of last year and find yourself saying it again this year? For a lot of people it is, and I think they genuinely meant it at the time but for reasons either out of their control, […]

Strength & Conditioning Workout

10 Feb

This video is a typical example of what I do at the gym when I’m training my legs and core and makes for a great strength & conditioning workout. I’m an avid supporter of weight training as it has transformed the shape of my body, so I’ve put together my favourite leg exercises using the […]

What is Carb Cycling?

5 Feb

Carb Cycling is a dieting technique used by athletes, bodybuilders and fitness models all over the world with some of the most impressive physiques. However, the actual diet itself works for all sorts of people, and is not as complicated as it sounds once explained properly. There are many different ways people set up their Carb […]