Can you eat carbs on a fat loss diet? Yes, you most definitely can… Carbohydrates are essential for the healthy functioning of your body, but not all carbs are created equal and people’s preference for highly processed, refined sources; such as cakes, breads and sugary cereals; has helped fuel global obesity. This has spawned
Here’s a great recipe for anyone partaking in Veganuary this month or, for anyone else, it makes a great side dish to go with grilled meat or fish. It’s super fast to make and is packed full of healthy fats, plant-based protein and nutrients... Chickpea & roast pepper salad: 2 cans chickpeas, drained &
"I don't lift weights because I don't want to get too big!" Cardio rooms in gyms across the world are full of women avoiding resistance training for the fear of "getting too bulky" or looking “masculine”. Trust us, if it was that easy to build muscle, supplement companies would be struggling to make ends meet!
Because exercise programming is so individual and periodically needs to be adapted to your changing strength and fitness levels, there is no such thing as THE BEST fat loss training programme. However, what we can do is set out a few simple rules of how to design your programmes to optimise fat loss and
HIIT workouts have gained popularity in the last decade with the likes of 1Rebel, F45, Crossfit and The Body Coach successfully bringing this training protocol to the masses and hailing it as THE final answer to getting in shape. So, is the hype to be believed and is HIIT the one-stop solution to sculpting
Women's weight training is, thankfully, on the rise with more and more women waking up to the fact that to achieve the toned look they want, they need to start training more like men. Jane Fonda style workouts of high reps of light weights or endless hours on the treadmill will make you sweaty
Summer, or this year’s version of it, is now upon us. For many of us, the panic has set in about the increasing amount of flesh that we will inevitably have on show and we start searching for quick fixes to help us get in shape fast. Before you buy in to the latest detox
Spending hours every week doing cardio and can't understand why you're not looking any leaner? It's time to get off that hamster wheel and pick up some weights! First-up: some home-truths about constant cardio and metabolic training: - It makes you look older! - It damages your hormonal balance! - It wrecks your sex drive!
We've all got an opinion on this seemingly devilish food group, but what are the real facts about eating carbohydrates? Carbs are one of your three main macros and are essential for day to day life, unfortunately however their consumption over recent years has been so badly abused that it has earned them a terrible
The video below shows our client Joanne doing a session from one of our fat loss programs.. Joanne had just finished a 12 week strength program, which saw her squat and deadlift well over her own body weight and achieve her first pull-up, so we decided to change things up and focus on fat loss