You've probably done some sort of complex for the upper body, or a giant set with a previous trainer but here's a new spin on a complex you've probably never seen before. It starts with the exercise requiring the heaviest weight, before moving to the lightest load on...
Take these as chapters from a book I’ve never written on how to get in shape and stay there, no matter how busy your life gets.
One of my clients has gone to NZ for a couple of weeks, so here’s a sample strength workout I built to keep building her strength.
The first question I inevitably get when chatting with clients, or at randomers at a bar when I tell them what I do is…
‘What do I eat then?’
Whilst it means well, it opens up a can of worms and the so-called client/stranger clinging to every word that I’m about to say.
How to achieve your first-ever pull-up in 6 weeks – even if you can’t hang from the bar right now.
How can you build strength whilst working out at home with weights that are lighter than what you usually use in the gym? Look no further than these 6 variations that will have you trembling with even the lightest of weights.
I might be writing this for my purposes only because I can’t imagine there are many nutters people out there who are after tougher workouts, but you never know. When you’re training you’ll invariably get to a point where an exercise that was challenging only a few…
We find reverse lunges more effective for most of our clients because it’s easier to stabilise and balance through the movement and it’s far easier to learn than a forward lunge. Both have their places but keeping the front foot stable seems easier to master than trying to place it in front like the forward lunge.
One way of staying on top of your fitness and knowing whether you’re heading in the right direction is to track your workouts.
If you struggle to maintain your health with a busy social life, use these 3 rules to easily navigate a night out and still stay on track.
Learning to track your intake isn’t a forever fix, but it is one you should seriously consider if you’re at a crossroads with your fat loss. Making small and subtle changes as outlined above will have you winning your war with myfitnesspal and that increasingly annoying stubborn fat that you haven’t been able to shift.
Weighing yourself daily matters when it comes to losing weight, here’s why
Over the years I’ve often found the true success factor that determines whether you’ll get in shape or not isn’t about how much hard work you’re willing to put in.
If you want to look good in a t shirt and build impressive upper body strength stop neglecting press ups
Us personal trainers have a love hate relationship with tech but if you want to manage and streamline your business better, you need these 7 tools.
Ever wondered how strong you should be? Here I outlay my strength standards everyone should strive to achieve for a longer, healthier life.
Stop living out of Tupperware full of chicken and broccoli. Here’s how to eat lean in under 60 minutes a week to get fitter, stronger and leaner.
Here’s a simple mental model to prep your meals to ensure you’re always on top of your diet.
If your goal is to build muscle, get stronger, become pain-free, and stay lean most of the year, you need to change the way you warm up. Here’s how:
Make sure you’re not making these 7 common strength training mistakes if your goal is to get leaner and stronger
There used to be this belief that went around that eating little and often was somehow better for your metabolism. By eating smaller meals more often, it would fire up your metabolism and allow you to burn more fat. In fact, I still get people telling...
The Annual Planning Guide Today at a Glance: My Annual Planning Guide includes (1) a simple goal-setting framework, (2) two system-building mental models, and (3) a strategy for tracking and adjusting throughout the year. This annual planning process has been an...
As gutted as I am this morning, and I am, I can’t help to be proud of what the England team has managed over the last month. You could say it’s just football, but England and Southgate have stood up to racism and bigotry, went toe-to-toe with the world's best and came...