Nutrition

5 Popular questions about fitness answered

Can you Isolate fat loss? Should you stretch before or after a workout? What is the best rep range for muscle growth? Here are 5 of the most common fitness related questions I get asked as a personal trainer ANSWERED!

15 Best Fitness gift ideas for 2018/19 – His and hers.

Baffled when it comes to buying fitness gear for your loved ones this Christmas? Fear not, we've got you covered with these 15 top gift ideas that will satisfy even the keenest fitness aficionado.

Expectations vs reality - The hard truth about your fitness goals

It’s so important when setting fitness goals to be realistic about what’s achievable for your body type and level and commitment, but how to do you manage your expectations when everything you see and hear encourages extreme measures and unrealistic results? Here’s what you need to know!

How to stay fit and healthy as a Nomad

Keeping fit and healthy whilst living a nomadic lifestyle can be a daunting task, but with so many healthy options now readily available, it needn’t be. Here are our top 10 tips to help keep you fit and healthy as a Nomad.

10 Things you need to know about building muscle

As men, it's only natural to want to look bigger and stronger, but with so much inaccurate information out there, knowing what to believe and where to start can feel overwhelming. Here are 10 things you need to know about building muscle.

How to kick Monday's ass!

It’s Sunday night and the fear of the impending Monday doom and gloom is slowly taking hold. Thankfully, not all Monday’s are inherently bad. Here’s what to can do right now to make sure you kick Monday’s ass and set yourself up for great week.

Post workout nutrition for big results

Tired of busting a gut in the gym only to be left disappointed by your results? If this sounds like you, it's possible that you're neglecting the importance of your post-workout nutrition. Here are 5 delicious and easy to prepare post-workout snacks for big results.

How to improve your health at work

Bad posture, stress, headaches, back pain, lethargy, unproductiveness and discontentment are just some of the symptoms associated with poor working conditions and bad habits in and around the workplace. Thankfully, there are a few simple things you can do right now to improve your health in the workplace. 

Your essential guide to clean eating

Clean eating is a relatively simple concept that focuses on consuming whole or “real foods” – those that are minimally processed or made from minimally processed ingredients, unrefined and mainly untouched in the journey from the food's origin to plate.  

How to speed up your recovery after exercise

Results don't happen in the gym alone and what you do in the hours and days surrounding your workouts can make all the difference between a slow and painful recovery with mediocre results and a fast recovery with great results! Here are 6 simple ways to maximize your recovery and results.  

Why a slow and steady approach to your health and fitness goals always wins

You can’t be blamed for wanting to lose 21lbs in 21 days or to sculpt a 6 pack in 7 minutes or less. After all, It sells and it’s important to dream. However, anything that seems to good to be true, normally is. Here's why the slow and steady approach to your health and fitness goals will always win!

5 Reasons to avoid crash diets in 2018

You’ve decided that 2018 is going to be the year you get a killer bod. Now while you may be contemplating doing a crash diet in an attempt to swiftly lose weight, I advise you to proceed with extreme caution. Not only are crash diets soul destroying and highly unsustainable, they can be terrible for your health.

Healthy new year's resolutions you can stick to in 2019

Not all new year’s resolutions need to be wildly optimistic lifestyle changes. With these small but easy to stick to new year’s resolutions, you can have a fitter and healthier 2019.

11 steps to stick to a diet

For anyone that has done a diet in the past knows, it's far from easy. It takes motivation, patience, consistency and a lot of self-control. Thankfully there are some steps you can take, 11 to be precise that can make sticking to a diet a whole lot easier. 

Eat this not that – delicious food substitutes for weight loss

By making smarter food choices, you can cut down on calories and lose weight almost effortlessly whilst still enjoying a variety of delicious and healthy foods. Here are some of the best food substitutes for weight loss. 

What to do when you stop seeing fitness results

We all have different goals and reasons for exercising but what do we do when despite our best efforts to eat well and train right we fail to see any noticeable results? Here are some things you can do to improve your chances of fitness progress.

10 easy ways to lose 1 pound

With summer coming to a sad but inevitable end if all that’s left along with the drunken selfies and a dwindling bank account is a spare tire to remind you of the good times, fear not, you’re not alone! Here are 10 simple ways to lose 1 pound.