Fitness

A 10 minute warm up routine to get the most from your next workout

We're currently on vacation in Thailand, writing to you from the beautiful island of Ko Samet. With no gym available and plenty of beach to work with, we've had to improvise our strength workouts. It got us thinking about how important a good warm up routine is to prepare the body for an intense bout… Continue reading A 10 minute warm up routine to get the most from your next workout

Nutrition

5 Nutrition Myths That May Be Holding You Back From Success

  Hello Health Heads, We hope you’re having a fit and healthy week. This is our last week in Korea before we start 4 months of travel. First stop is Bangkok next week, then on to Vietnam for two weeks, then London and Ireland (Steve’s home). After Ireland we will be moving to Canada for… Continue reading 5 Nutrition Myths That May Be Holding You Back From Success

Fitness

The Under-Training Trap

What is under-training? Under training occurs when the body becomes used to a training regime. It takes your body around eight weeks, to achieve maximum results from a training programme. Under-training doesn't really have the same negative health impacts like we discussed in last weeks post Are You Overtraining? Finding the Balance. The negative impact of… Continue reading The Under-Training Trap

Fitness

Are You Overtraining? Finding the Balance

Overtraining is a prevalent issue nowadays amongst exercisers. We want to tackle the issue head on and empower you to get the best results possible and avoid unnecessary setbacks. It's important to find a good balance with your training, and this post will help you to avoid and overtraining.   What Exactly is Overtraining? Have… Continue reading Are You Overtraining? Finding the Balance

Lifestyle

Develop a Winner’s Mindset: Less Distraction, More Action

Have you ever experienced tunnel vision when it comes to your exercise and health? By tunnel vision, we mean focusing solely on your own health and fitness and blocking out outside distractions. With so many outside influences and distractions it's easy to fall into a comparison trap. In my early running races, I remember lining… Continue reading Develop a Winner’s Mindset: Less Distraction, More Action