Exercise

Why fitness is big business

Our latest feature in Sport Magazine... The Body Coach is hot news – but he’s not the only one banging the fitness drum to an audience of millions. Which author sold the most print books on Amazon in the UK last year? Clue: it wasn’t JK Rowling. It was personal trainer turned social media ‘influencer’ Joe Wicks – The

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Cardio Vs Weights: The big debate

Week 3 Feature in Sport Magazine. Expert trainer and owner of W10 Performance gym Jean-Claude Vacassin on an age-old debate in fitness. Plus, part three of his four-week back to fitness guide. I f there’s one discussion in fitness that’s guaranteed to get people hot under the collar, it’s the cardio-versus-weights training debate. Some believe the

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Is your goal worth the sacrifice?

Do you really understand what it takes to achieve the goals that you want? Most people don’t. And most coaches or fitness gurus don’t discuss the sacrifices or what really goes in to achieving fitness goals. But you need be aware or you will keep failing the same goals that you make over and over again.

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Sport Magazine feature: Resolution Rules

Expert trainer and owner of W10 Performance gym Jean-Claude Vacassin talks New Year resolutions, and launches his four-week guide to getting back on the fitness wagon. “I’ve been around for enough ‘New Year, New You’ cycles to have a fair idea of what’s working and what isn’t. Overall, I’m pro-January and the new start it offers people – largely because I

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Replace the damaging shock tactics of gym work-outs to keep trim and active.

Our latest feature in Harper's Bazaar magazine. Replace the damaging shock tactics of gym work-outs with a gentler approach to everyday life, to keep yourself trim and active. The problem with many extreme modern work-out regimes is that, rather than nourishing your body, they actually deplete energy and can cause adrenalin to surge, so that immunity, sleep, stress levels and

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How to get stronger legs and a pert butt

Here's an article Jean-Claude Vacassin wrote for Health and Fitness Magazine - Simple but very effective tips. LUNGE Lunges strengthen your glutes, hamstrings, quads and calves, as well as conditioning the major muscles of your legs for other sports and activities. Do them daily and lunges will shape and firm up your backside too. You don’t need

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