Eat, Enjoy and Lose Weight

k about losing weight the first port of call is often to ban foods we enjoy no matter what they are. It makes sense to restrict our diet a bit because keeping things the same will only garner more of the same. But the method of food restriction is very important and we’ll be looking into that in this post.

Is Cardio Training Really a Waste of Time?

Cardio Training be it indoors or outdoors is not a waste of time let’s get that clear from the start. Cardiovascular Training should be in every gym program, however, the mode of training will vary depending on your overall goals. If weight loss is your goal as it is for my clients on “The Old Medicine” program cardio training will be an essential element to their training plan.

Take Your Pick: The Reality of Positive Energy Balance

Too many Calories that build up, not being expended by exercise or physical activity cause an increase in body weight. The more you eat without burning off those calories the heavier you will become. This principle is known as energy balance or part of it anyway.

Road to PT’ing: Setting the Bar and what makes Criterion Fit Special

Criterion Fitness and Nutrition is in the business of helping Men turn wishes into reality. No magic or falsehood involved, sometimes we get it right and other times the road with clients just gets longer. But be in no doubt that we strive to provide our clients with up-to-date knowledge and expert execution in all aspects of their fitness journey. 

This ain’t working out: Tips to stick to the gym plan

So the plan is to hit the gym as soon as it opens on the 12th April (God willing). Its the same plan many men have but you’re different, you have a strategy or you will after reading this post to the end.

Split Training or Whole-body exercise?

So you’re in the gym working hard to a plan you found online then time stops around you, you look to your left then your right, the pin of the tricep extension machine drops and then it hits you…”I could save time by doing a whole-body session,’’ Yes!! You can save time and there may be more benefits to a whole body workout than you know, but is it for you?

Do you want to look younger? Here’s Your Checklist

The healthy circulation of blood around your body aids good, healthy skin cells. Good blood flow carries oxygen and other nutrients to cells also removing waste and free radicals. Exercising regularly will help revitalise your skin and also helps reduce your stress levels that will sometimes show outwardly.

Aspects of living that affect your weight-loss goals +audio

Losing weight isn’t easy for anyone and the extra weight you’re carrying around may be taking its toll on your mind and body in different and negative ways, that’s what I’m here to help you overcome. I’m also on a weight-loss journey and I can relate to men that find it hard to stay focused on a programme of eating – the stress of work and many other factors can affect our desire although we know deep down that weight-loss is necessary.