Health

Is This The Only Diet We Need?

Our Feature in ELLE: Are these five steps all we need? Overnight, an article written by one of the most sought after trainers in the UK, Jean-Claude Vacassin of W10 Performance, ran online in the UK Telegraph and piqued our health-addicted interest – in fact, it seems like the easiest diet we’ve ever come across. And so we

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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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Easy breakfast recipe: overnight protein oats

Time is precious in the mornings and the quickest breakfast options usually involve grabbing something unhealthy or food that has little, if any, of the nutritional content you need. Upgrade your breakfast this winter by trying this protein packed overnight oats recipe for brekkie. 5 mins prep time the night before and you’re all set in the morning.

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Nobody's Perfect

Stop trying so hard. It's okay to have an off day once in a while. No one is perfect. So many people beat themselves up over missing a workout or eating something that's not deemed healthy. Do you know what? It's OK. The world isn't going to end. You're not going to lose muscle and you're not going to ruin everything else

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Telegraph feature: 7 strategies for better recovery

Check out our Fitness Truths feature in the Telegraph: 7 strategies for better recovery People will often talk about the concept of over-training, a state which could be defined as a physical, behavioural, and emotional condition that occurs when the volume and intensity of an individual's exercise exceeds their recovery capacity. In other words, it is a place where we

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Gym Jones Advanced Seminar

Pre seminar FYF/Saturday at Dan Johns  After getting in late Thursday evening, we were feeling a little drained on Friday morning, but a trip to FYF awaited, and the excitement of finally walking through the door at Gym Jones kept the jet lag at bay. If I didn’t feel the jet lag before FYF, I certainly did afterwards!

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What is Fitness?

If you were to pose that question to 10 different people you would probably get 10 different answers. This is because fitness is completely relative. Are you training for a specific event? Ironman? Powerlifting event? Holiday? The official definition of fitness is “the condition of being physically fit and healthy”. That doesn’t define much if you

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