It's been discovered that 52% of Americans are not engaged with their work; showing a lack of enthusiasm and motivation. Sound familiar?
Lean, toned, strong abs are one of the prize possessions of many fitness professionals and amateurs alike. Maybe you're smashing your workouts but not quite seeing the abdominal definition you would like. Alongside proper nutrition and a healthy lifestyle, it's a good idea to integrate focused ab workouts into your weekly routine. Here is a [...]
High-intensity interval training is a form of training that focuses on working at your almost 100% effort level followed by short rest periods. This style of training is said to be optimal for fat burning and the famous phrase of “toning up”. Your body is said to enter the fat burning zone during the workout [...]
Both of these terms are thrown around the health and fitness industry ALL the time. But what really is the difference? You're working out, going to the gym after work... are you living a so-called 'active lifestyle'? An active lifestyle is, to me, a sustainable way of living that promotes good health and a healthy [...]
You're mid-workout and your headphone cable gets sucked into the cable machine at the gym and you fear for your life. Your phone comes flying on the treadmill after you carefully place it on the handle thing to ensure you have enough headphone cable length to run. You're sick of your headphones falling out so [...]
Although getting a leaner core will not happen with only targetted ab workouts; you'll need a low body fat percentage and full body training for very shredded abs, core workouts can help you on your way to target the abdominal muscles, strengthen them and make them more prominent. I have to admit I'm not the biggest [...]
Working different muscles in your body for different results seems like a fairly obvious concept. Exercises such as squats, deadlifts, crunches, lat pulldowns all work the different 'sections of your body'. For example, a Romanian deadlift works the hamstrings (in addition to the back, abdominals and more). Crunches work your rectus abdominus (the 'abs'). In [...]
Getting lean, healthy and happy is a 360 approach to your health and fitness lifestyle - working out with an awful diet won't give you incredible results. Nor will sweaty, intense workouts whilst your life is causing sky-high stress levels. We have to look at the whole package, with one of the main factors being your [...]