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F45 – The Fitness Trend Taking Australia by Storm

14 February, 2017

F45 – you have probably heard of it, the new fitness trend that is taking Australia by storm. F stands for functional, 45 for the length of the class (makes sense), and the workouts are getting members coming back for more… Set up in a ‘boutique’ style studio, classes focus on high intensity interva...

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How to Squat: Proper Barbell Squat Technique

9 February, 2017

The barbell back squat, like the deadlift, is one of the most effective exercises out there—check out our Deadlift technique post for information on that exercise. It is also one of the most difficult to learn and get right, as it can cause injuries if not done correctly. Therefore, it is always goo...

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The Trainer Behind Federer’s Fitness

30 January, 2017

Like all athletes, fitness is a fundamental part of the tennis player’s craft. It keeps them going towards the end of a game or match when skill alone isn’t enough. Where the fitter player will often be the victor. Being physically fit can make such a huge difference to your ability to perform at yo...

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A Japanese Technique for Overcoming Laziness

27 January, 2017

How many times have you set yourself a goal or challenge and ended up failing to achieve it? Telling yourself that you’re not ready yet. That you’ll do it next week. Or next month. Or even next year. You may have even started with a good amount of zeal. But once you started putting in some effort, y...

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Deadlift Technique and Teaching Points

18 January, 2017

The barbell deadlift should be a staple exercise in anyone’s gym routine. It is a great exercise to build a solid foundation for most other movements. Quite simply it is the exercise that, if performed correctly, will build unmatched mass while strengthening all the major muscles groups, although th...

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Start rounding up new Personal Training clients

11 January, 2017

Are you a newly qualified Personal Trainer? Are you an experienced Personal Trainer with some space for new clients? Do you want some more new clients? Do you want to start a new bootcamp? If you answered yes to any of those questions, now is the perfect time of the year to put some extra effort int...

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