Function and Fiction!
I’ve been in the fitness industry for a while, I’l like to think for long enough to recognise the difference between function and fiction. If there’s one thing that really bugs me about what I do, it’s what I call the “cerebral onanism” of human movement. You see human movement isn’t that hard, we all […]
Why Spin? Have you recently woken up from a comfortable night’s sleep and opened your curtain, only to be greeted by an ever-darkening morning sky, the feeling of cold coming through the glass window against your face and thought to yourself, “Going out there for my morning walk just doesn’t look too enjoyable today.”? Despite […]
How much is too much?
How much is too much? How often have you made it to the end of the week and thought ‘thank god it’s the weekend’? Or not wanted to do a workout only to finish it and feel a whole lot better?
What does ‘Getting Fit’, actually mean?
What does ‘Getting Fit’, actually mean? One of the first questions we ask those who are new to Personal Best Fitness is “What would you like to achieve?” Often the response is “I want to get fit.” Sounds quite straight forward doesn’t it, but what does it actually mean?
The Personal Best Story
The Personal Best Story Amanda worked in the fitness industry on a casual basis since 1986 and founded Personal Best Fitness in February 1998 after working as a teacher for seven years.
Create More Movement Options
I’m going to expand on this topic in regards to what is happening in the brain and the tissue and how that can be incorporated into exercise.
Meet Larnie King. Most group exercise regulars have done a class with Larnie, who greets you with a smiling face. Larnie has been teaching group exercise for some 30 years after completing what was known as the Fitness Leaders course in 1989, as a 17 year old at the University of Lismore.
12 Days of Christmas Tips
Throughout the year we work at keeping to routine, exercising regularly and making appropriate food choices. During the festive season there are many temptations and we can ‘undone’ much of our years good work.
Taking the ‘fad’ out of weight loss!
If you google fad diets you will likely come up with a never-ending list: 2019 Best and Worst Fad Diets for Weight Loss and underneath that is a list of the 5 most common forms of fad diets.
Half full or half empty?
We’ve all read that exercise is great for mental health and there is exponential research to support that claim. Exercise releases ‘feelgood’ hormones such as endorphins and serotonin, boosting your mood and reducing stress and anxiety.
“Personal Best Fitness has provided me with motivation that I had never previously been able to achieve.”Marilyn Martyn
Real people, real results
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