Benefits of a Strong Core

When you think of the characteristics and attributes of a physically strong man what comes to mind may be large bicep and tricep muscles, a well built and thick neck and shoulders, legs like tree trunks and a 6-pack. Yes, the 6-pack, every youth wants to possess that elusive midsection; when I was growing up abs were ‘in’ and it’s still the same today. You may wonder how to get your abs muscles to pop and what it takes to maintain them so read on to find out.

Exercise During COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Some people enjoy running and others enjoy going for regular walks, while others won’t be seen outside without their cycle. Most people have at least one form of physical activity they enjoy enough to put regular time and money into pursuing. Watching the big football game of the week may bring you excitement, entertainment andContinue reading “Exercise During COVID-19 (Coronavirus)”

Want to lose weight? Some things to know ASAP.

We all need food and drink, it’s a basic need that even the best of sportsmen can overindulge in. One difference though is that a pro athlete will have access to some of the best equipment to work it off the gut, have more knowledge of food and supplements and be looked after by the best of advisers to keep them at the top of their game.

Keeping Hydrated and Signs of Dehydration

keeping the fluid levels up, especially when its time for an exercise session is something we can all forget to do. Did you know that your body weight is due to somewhere between 50% and 75% water! And did you know that the body can go for weeks without food, but without water, we wouldn’t last but some days?

Fats Aren’t All Bad

We’ve all heard people talk about fat as the bane of existence. You can’t sit down and have a nice meal without fats joining the table, the problem that everyone wants to get away from with as little fuss as possible. But Fats are necessary for our body to function, to maintain health and to have balance in our bodies generally.

Food: a Cure for Stress

You’ve tried jogging, punching the heavy bag, lifting heavy weights and you’re moments away from purchasing your first MMA membership but you still can’t find a way to reduce your stress. Have you thought about the food you’ve been eating?

A Balanced Lifestyle isn’t Easy to Maintain

At the beginning of any new endeavour or change to the usual routine, it’s understandable that things will be rough. Having a desire to change something that isn’t working is a great step to making the changes many people will never face-up-to. Seeing the goal is the easy part, you may be reminded of the goal just by stepping outside your home, walking down the street and looking at all the fit and healthy people that make this look so easy. The reality is far from that if you were to ask many of those people, they have hard days and soar days, they make bad meal choices and run low on motivation as anyone does.

Reasons why you’re Gaining Weight and the Cure

Weight gain in all the wrong places can come about by more than overeating; as we age our bodies go through changes and life can take a toll on us. With motivation, a good diet, regular exercise, sleep and the list goes on you can turn the battle with weight issues to your favour. This article will discuss the various reasons why you may be gaining unwanted weight and ways you can go about controlling your weight.

Goal Setting the SMART Way

It’s just about Spring again and you’re ready to lose a few pounds and get back to the fitness level you remember so well, those days when you could run fast enough to catch the next bus stop in no time. That’s all good, the determination is there and you have your gym wear ready but do you know what you want? You can run right now if you had to but do you know specifically what you want to achieve through exercise and a better dietary plan?