Tag Archives: Posture

Why Pilates?

We have all heard someone talking about the benefits of Pilates. Many types of people, at different levels of fitness, who have started doing Pilates exercises say they’ve seen improvements in range of movement, flexibility, circulation, posture, and abdominal strength and …

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Facts About Falls

Thankfully these days most of us know that to increase our chances of living a long  life we need to pay attention to our health and well-being.  What is often misunderstood is the difference between staying active and exercising.  One …

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Fitness Isn’t a Seasonal Hobby, it is a Lifestyle

Hands up who wants to be healthier and fitter in 2017? Here’s a tip: Forget the New Year resolution mentality and instead think long-term.  Changes to your health and fitness need to last a lifetime if they are to be …

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Happy to ‘engage’ it but what exactly is my ‘core’?!

If you attend any of my fitness classes or see me as personal trainer  you are bound to come across the term “core.”  Personal trainers and Physiotherapists often advise core-strengthening exercises, articles in fitness magazines describe a new “core” exercise routine every month. So this must be …

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Confidence – High, Low or Hidden?

Have you ever tried to measure your confidence levels?  It might surprise you know that we all have far more of it than we realise.  Knowledge is power as they say, so if we know we have it then powerful …

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The Importance Of Posture

I have recently seen a few clients who have been struggling with some elements of the fitness classes.  I wanted to identify what was causing the difficulty and offer help and advice so that they could get the most from their …

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