Author: Sharon Admin

Morning workouts should give you more energy later in the day. If not, these are probably the reasons why... This should not be the goal of your workout Have you ever worked out in the morning and felt like you had less energy later in the day? Exercise is supposed to increase your energy, so [...] Read more
Body checking is the act of examining your body through various practices including in the mirror, by weighing yourself, touching your body parts, or pinching yourself. While nothing is inherently negative about checking your body once in a while, when it affects how you feel about yourself or becomes impulsive, it can lead to psychological [...] Read more
If you’ve ever exercised at high intensity, you’ll be familiar with that sensation of muscles full of the muscle by-product “lactic acid”. It feels uncomfortable, and maybe like you can’t keep moving, but the cause – lactic acid – is actually your ally, helping you move faster and lift heavier in the future! When it [...] Read more
While most gyms and studios closed their doors at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, many fitness spaces have since reopened—though some may look a little different in terms of occupancy, procedures, and offerings. For instance, in many locations, the packed, shoulder-to-shoulder indoor fitness classes have been paused, and some businesses are offering outdoor fitness [...] Read more
Ever find you feel more knackered when resting than you do after a tough work out? Here’s the reason why… Logic would dictate that you should feel more tired on the days you get up early and bash out an exhausting workout. Yet, so many of us know that exercise can make us feel like [...] Read more
Keep in mind that there is no 'one size fits all' approach in regard to training methodology, as there are a myriad of factors that come into play. The focus of this post is the concept of low intensity training and more specifically, a general overview of how going “low and slow” has shown to [...] Read more
1. Your Head Is Pounding Your body is constantly using up the liquid in your body, consisting not just of water, but essential mineral salts such as sodium and potassium. When your hydration levels drop, a chemical reaction occurs in your blood which your brain is highly sensitive to. Your brain reacts by triggering a [...] Read more
By now, even if you haven't tried one, you should be well aware that there are shakes out there that are packed with all the nutrients of the whole foods you eat daily. It means that instead of actually making a meal or weighing up calories before engorging yourself you can just as easily get [...] Read more
Not meeting your goals? You probably haven't tried interval running yet. Running doesn’t have to always be about logging as many miles as possible. More and more people are discovering the real benefits of interval training and are making the switch from running far to running fast. The best news? In many ways, interval training [...] Read more
Pick up one endurance sports magazine - there is not one that had at least one article on how to train like a professional {insert sport} athlete. This is likely for good reason - who wouldn't want to run like Sara Hall, ride like Wout Van Aert, swim like Katie Ledecky or do all three [...] Read more

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