September 28, 2017

Hydrate or Deflate

When it comes to sports nutrition, a few very important pillars spring immediately to mind. Quality protein… complex carbs… smart supplementation… good fats…  The final nutritional pillar is of vital importance but is often neglected. Simple ol’, run of the mill, everyday water. Most people have heard the trusty stat that the human body is made up of approximately 60% water. This fact alone demonstrates just how important adequate hydration is for the body, especially […]
September 21, 2017

Which Workout Program is Right for Me?

  It seems like every week magazines tout some new fad workout as the latest and greatest way to achieve your dream body. The truth is, the workout program you decide to follow won’t have nearly as much impact on your physique as the effort you put into your workouts. If you don’t approach your sessions with the appropriate intensity it doesn’t matter if you follow the best plan possible; your results will be lacking. […]
September 14, 2017

Pump Up the Volume

In order to progress to your full potential, it is essential that you mix up your training routines. Simply plodding out the same old workouts, year in, year out, is a surefire way to find yourself perched on a stagnant training plateau. Volume training is a superb way to blast the muscles with some insane pumps and shift your training up a gear. It’s easy to get stuck in a training rut. You devise a […]
September 7, 2017

Take the Guilt Out of Your Summer Cocktails

  Your training is going well so far this year, your diet is on point, motivation is high, the gains are… gaining; now the weather’s glorious, you’ve found a little time to yourself, you’re feeling happy. It’s time to relax. You fancy a little drink or two; the perfect accompaniment to a successful week. The problem is, you can’t quite switch out of training mode. You’ve got the bug. That little niggle just keeps eating […]