All posts tagged "training"

  • Motivation
    Motivation: Getting Started Again When Motivation Drops

    So you set a fitness goal, to get fit, healthy or lose weight / tone up / compete… and a couple of months down the line you are struggling to keep up your new exercise routine or...

    • Posted April 21, 2016
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  • Interval Training
    An Idiot’s Guide to Interval Training

    As summer is around the corner and people have beach holidays to get into shape for, now is the time to get started if you haven’t already. The best way to burn fat and tone up is to...

    • Posted April 15, 2016
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  • Intra workout
    Intra-Workout – The Secret to New Gains?

    You will have heard of pre and post workout supplementation but it is surprising how many people will have never heard of an intra-workout supplement. Supplementation is tri-phased (pre-intra-post) workout, this is one of the reason’s why I...

    • Posted March 30, 2016
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  • Time Saving Gym Hacks

    We all love a time saving tip or two as time very rarely goes the way we plan it to. In an ideal world we would all have free time to spend with friends down the pub...

    • Posted February 26, 2016
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  • Training
    Training – Working Out in 2016

    So it’s that time of year again. In January you looked in the mirror and at the scale and thought enough is enough, you join a gym and think that will be all you need to do to...

    • Posted February 8, 2016
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  • Weights – Should they be Heavy To Build Muscle?

    Lifting heavy weights has long been the sure-fire way to gain muscle, but is this really the case? What you’ll Takeaway – 1. James Krieger’s 2x meta analysis are evidence that using multiple sets results in greater improvements...

    • Posted February 2, 2016
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  • Training
    7 Simple Steps to Training Success

    This post is designed not to provide definitive answers but to encourage you to think a little more beyond sets and reps and at how other aspects can influence your training success. I’ve spent a great deal...

    • Posted January 21, 2016
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  • Nutrition and Training
    Training or Nutrition – Which is More Important?

    What You’ll Takeaway – For someone new to working out progress will occur very quickly in the gym. Strength will increase and you may lose some fat. However, if you are not caring about or monitoring your...

    • Posted January 8, 2016
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  • Machine
    Machines – Progressing to the Top

    Machines are the starting point for most new gym member and are a great starting point and many are still used even when you become a more advanced gym goer. Many machines, like the shoulder press and chest...

    • Posted November 30, 2015
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  • Running
    Running – A Guide to the Basics

    Everybody knows someone who takes up running and never shuts up about it. They spend £100’s on trainers, new running clothing and a fancy new watch that tracks distance etc just to give up on running at the...

    • Posted October 18, 2015
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