Recovery after exercise is essential for your muscles and tissues to repair the microtears they sustain during exercise and become stronger. Muscles need anywhere between 24 to 48 hours to repair and rebuild, but you can speed up this process by implementing these recovery strategies. ...

How are those health and fitness goals going that you set at the start of the year? When embarking on an active health journey it’s relatively easy to track your progress. You can weigh yourself, compare pictures of yourself between months, and assess the way...

So, you've probably seen or heard the phrase "body positivity" floating around a lot lately. But what does it mean, and are you excluded if you aren't 'plus-size'?  Body positivity is unlearning the idea that only certain bodies and physical appearances are worth acceptance and praise,...

‘Run through the forest, run’ That’s what I imagine trail runners say to themselves as they fly along the trails on our mountains and hills, overlooking pastures and even cities. Looking at the sheer number of trail runs on offer these days, it’s fair to...

Exercise Scientist & Injury Prevention Specialist, Lindsay Starling, Tells us How to Stick to Our Fitness Resolutions It's been one month of diving head first into your new year’s resolutions, including those two resolutions which seem to find themselves at the top of the list...

The smoothie revolution is not a simply a flight of fancy – it’s a health trend that’s here to stay, for very good, very tasty reasons too. You cannot deny the convenience of whipping up a nutrient dense liquid meal that allows you to get...

Fitness is about much more than a toned body. Holistic fitness is about feeling good, both physically and emotionally. The fitness trends taking shape at the moment encompass the layers of well-being benefits that exercise has to offer, from a more shapely body to emotional...