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

Fitness

The Guide To Your 10km RACE DAY

Todays article is a follow up to our previous article, The Guide To Your Fastest 10km Ever. This post will help you tackle race day effectively and confidently, to ensure that all your training and preparation for the race pays off!   Pre-Race Nutrition Most 10km races start early to mid-morning time, which brings its own nutritional… Continue reading The Guide To Your 10km RACE DAY

Fitness

8 Reasons Why We Love Winter Running

It may be cold, snowy and miserable out, but that's not an excuse to stop exercising. With the right gear and preparations, winter running can actually be somewhat enjoyable! Here's our 8 reasons to love winter running: It makes you stronger: The winter is a great time to train particularly if you are interested in… Continue reading 8 Reasons Why We Love Winter Running

cardio, running

The Guide To Your Fastest 10km Ever

Hello there! I'm fresh off my first 10km and race of the year. The race was held in the city of Yeosu in Southern Korea. I ran a personal best of 36.08 minutes, placing 6th overall. A box of kimchi and a medal was the prize! Today we will delve deeper into the training it… Continue reading The Guide To Your Fastest 10km Ever