The 12 Astrological Signs At The Gym

ARIES First to arrive, usually waiting outside the doors before the gym is open, or has found a 24/7 gym. Biggest Muscles? Pecs, Biceps, Quads, Calves, Ego. Great at initiating workouts and encouraging friends. Also great at encouraging strangers. Can be seen checking out everyone else to A) Scope out the competition and B) AddContinue reading “The 12 Astrological Signs At The Gym”

Sit Ups Suck: 5 Crunch Alternatives That Actually Work

If ever there was an overrated and underperforming exercise, I nominate the ‘crunch’ or ‘sit up’. It’s like a loaf of white bread, popular, always available, but offering very little substance or benefit. Add to that, they are cumbersome, uncomfortable, and generally awkward to perform. They have been the popular ‘go to’ abdominal exercise forContinue reading “Sit Ups Suck: 5 Crunch Alternatives That Actually Work”

Dancers are the Athletes of God

You may have already stumbled or ball changed across this quote, credited to Albert Einstein. Any serious dancer understands this quote from their very core, in a nearly impossible verbal translation. How do you explain this knowing, understanding, being, to others who have not had the experience to live a dancer’s existence? To a dancerContinue reading “Dancers are the Athletes of God”

MO2V8 Mini HIIT Workout

MO2V8 MINI HIIT Here’s a mini workout designed to get you started on a full body workout. Ditch the excuses, pump up the motivation, throw on whatever workout gear and shoes make you feel like the bomb, grab your water bottle and a towel, find a local gym, park, or backyard, and fire up! StartContinue reading “MO2V8 Mini HIIT Workout”

5 Easy Tips To Lose Weight

Drink lots of water. Aim for at least 2 litres, no less, but more if you can! 2. Breakfast: Oats and fruit with rice milk. Or 2 poached eggs on toast. Lunch: Green salad and salmon. Or chicken and salad wrap. Dinner: Any meat, chicken or fish with salad or vegetables. Or pasta and vegetables.Continue reading “5 Easy Tips To Lose Weight”

Hair Dye Allergy Changed My Life

From my mid teens and through my adult life, I was an avid fan of hair colour, mostly blondes, a few times brunette, a couple of experiments with red, and then balayage and foils. I initially used box dyes, and then later hair stylists. On a whim, I could mix up my style and appearance,Continue reading “Hair Dye Allergy Changed My Life”

No Equipment Exercises | No Excuses

It’s very easy to put off a workout or exercising by saying “I can’t get to the gym” “I don’t have any weights” “I don’t have a bike” “I should buy a treadmill”… Recognise these statements for what they are, they are excuses! Have a quick read of this uncomplicated article, don’t overthink it, andContinue reading “No Equipment Exercises | No Excuses”

Is Discipline Important in Group Fitness?

Having been a dancer, dance teacher, choreographer, creative director, athlete, and currently completing further group fitness/personal trainer study, I definitely feel qualified to open up this topic. Somewhere along the way in our pursuit of a variety of options to choose from to be physical and get fit, the notion of discipline seems to haveContinue reading “Is Discipline Important in Group Fitness?”