Stoptober is a 28 day long event run each October during which participants are encouraged to stop smoking. Public Health England created the annual campaign and continues to fund it. The idea is that participants pledge themselves to not smoke during the 28 day period, with a mind to giving up altogether. Over 250000 smokers took part last year and even more are expected to … Continue reading Stoptober.. because there’s only one you.
This time of year Pumpkin Spice Lattes are a favourite, maybe even a necessity if you ask me. There’s just one problem, they’re not exactly guilt free, from a healthy eating perspective or on the purse! All is not lost fellow PSL fans, this recipe from asweetpeachef.com has re-worked the autumnal favourite into a high protein, low carb and gluten free, make at home version which … Continue reading Healthy Pumpkin Spice Latte. High protein, low carb
Can you swim the English Channel in 12 weeks? Rise to the challenge while raising money for Aspire, the national charity for spinal chord injury. 11 September – 4 December – Sign up today: aspirechannelswim.co.uk If you’re up for the challenge and fancy raising money for charity too, you can sign up online and swim the distance at any of our four 25-metre swimming pools. Aspire … Continue reading Aspire Channel Swim
The only fuel you need to walk is food and drink. Cars, on the other hand are very expensive and inefficient in their fuel consumption. You can reduce your carbon footprint by walking shorter journeys instead of driving. You’ll also save on petrol costs, not to mention the health benefits! I am sure most of us are guilty including myself of driving a car on … Continue reading Environmental benefits of walking
If your goal is to gain muscle and keep it on, you’ve got to work out hard and eat the foods that aid recovery. We recommend the following basic compound programme to be completed 3 times weekly, sets and reps change for each daily workout, follow A for Day 1, B for Day 2 and C for Day 3. Keep a day in between each … Continue reading Bulking for Beginners
Those who are trying to shed weight and achieve a leaner physique—a.k.a. “cutters”—have it harder. But you don’t have to compromise getting lean or staying that way to have a good time. The day after a cheat day will be a great opportunity to take advantage of the caloric overload. You’ll be prepared for some high-intensity training. Combining H.I.I.T. (High Intensity Interval Training) instead of … Continue reading Intro to Cutting
Our senior social swim sessions offer an affordable, stress-free, recreational swim open to customers aged 60 years plus. Besides the obvious benefits of revitalising water, weightlessness, great fun and great exercise, these sessions offer an opportunity for you to connect with people from our community. Why not have a cup of tea and a chat with your fellow swimmers in our cafe afterwards? Swim … Continue reading Senior citizens swim for £1 during timetabled sessions