Tag: advice

Nutritech FitLife Vegan (Pea) Protein Powder Review

Reviewed by Melissa Kannigan. Being a vegan for almost three years, I have been through various brands of vegan protein. No doubt I was often left unsatisfied either by the quality or taste of sickly sweetness. This was until I discovered Nutritech Fitlife Vegan Protein, founded in 2011, it is hard to believe that such a […]

How I Started And Learnt To Edit And Create Videos

I think I always had an inkling of interest in video editing and making videos, but I was just never sure how to go about it or what software to use and what equipment was needed. Because of that I never really tried to do anything as I presumed all the software and everything was […]

Beginner Hamstring Flexibility Routine By Tom Merrick

Tom Merrick gives a number of great little tips and exercises to add to your stretching routine, and is a great place to start for beginners…         A post shared by Tom Merrick (@thebodyweightwarrior) on Feb 1, 2018 at 9:49am PST   A post shared by Tom Merrick (@thebodyweightwarrior) on Jan 18, […]

It’s Okay If You Suck By Peter McKinnon

Sometimes we don’t seem to do things because we think we lack experience and the skills to succeed in those areas, and thus presume that whatever we do will just ‘suck’ and come out terrible. While that may happen the first time, its part of the process. The important thing is just to try and start, and after […]

Leg Training And Tips By Elena Soboleva

Name: Elena Soboleva Age: 27 Height: 5’1 Competition weight: 118’ Favourite exercises to target the booty? Hip thrust. Favourite exercise to target the quads? Leg extensions with slow tempo.     Favourite exercise to target the hamstrings? Deadlifts, all kinds. How often do you train your legs and do you split the muscles up in different days/sessions? Twice per […]

Simple Workout Tips To Increase Your Box Jumps!

Have you ever wanted to increase your jumps or your box jump height but are unsure about how to go about it? The natural thing to think is that maybe you should just continue to do or add box jumps in your workout routine and eventually you will get better at them and move up?  […]

One On One With Chicago Personal Trainer, Elena Soboleva

Name: Elena Soboleva Age: 27 Height: 5’1 Competition weight: 118’ Current weight: 126’ Current city: Chicago, USA Occupation: Personal trainer What made you get started with training and living a more healthy lifestyle? I got into fitness 3 years ago. From age 16-21 I struggled with bulimia and anorexia, I was very skinny but had a […]

Master the DRAGON FLAG By Fitness FAQs

The dragon flag is a great overall core exercise, which is an excellent place to start in order to progress on to other cool holds and exercises like the front and back levers and other calisthenics holds! FitnessFAQs gives a great number of tips in the video below:       You May Also Like:    

Saving Water, Practical Tips To Save Water!

With the severe drought and water crisis in Cape Town, we should all become aware about preserving precious worldly resources such as water. When you actually think about it and monitor these sort of things daily, which we use and take for granted, only then do you realize just how much we use and waste unnecessarily. […]

Back And Abs Training With Louise Du Preez!

Name: Louise du preez Age: 26 Height: 1.55 m Competition weight: 49 kg Back Favourite exercises to target the back for width? Lat pull downs or wide pull ups. Favourite exercises to target the back for thickness and muscle? Rows or different grip pull downs.     Favourite back exercise? Rope lat pulldowns. What are your top tips when […]