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December 2020: Power up and power down your mind and body for greater health!

Despite this year of extraordinary and unprecedented challenges drawing to a close, we can still rise up and be strong and reconnected with ourselves. We are living through a time that goes against all that makes us human; time to touch, to congregate, to move our bodies, to still our ...

2 | be ready, benefit of rest, Breathing exercises, cardiovascular exercise, feel invigorated, Fit for winter, invest in your health, just do it, little and often, Maintain a healthy lifestyle, mind and body refresh, Move your body, Reconnect mind and body, running
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November 2020 blog – Not so strong and a lot more tired. Is it only me?

Here we are in November in a year where time has often felt, somehow abstract and disjointed. For many, our time doesn't feel so familiar. We have more time to do some regular things in our lives and yet less or no time or opportunity for others. It's all disorientating ...

11 | agility, arm strength, be ready, buttocks, Core strengthening, invest in your health, Move your body, Muscle weakness, simply move
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October – Reconnect mind and body

It's been many months since I last wrote, to share my thoughts and insights. This morning, as I began to focus on writing to you, I was asking myself why it had been so long since I'd put finger tips to keyboard? As I pondered, it turns out there are ...

0 | Breathe for life, Breathing, exercise, invest in your health, Maintain a healthy lifestyle, mind and body refresh, Move your body
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June Blog 2020 How much are you REALLY investing in your health?

We are here in June, six months into our year. A year that so far, could never have been predicted to be the one that it has been.  Regardless of how you envisaged investing in your health during 2020, there will be few who will have successfully side stepped this ...

0 | exercise, invest in your health, just do it, Maintain a healthy lifestyle, Maintaining energy, Motivation for exercise, Move your body, Prepare your body, Progressing and grading exercise
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May 2020 The benefits of walking on your toes.

There is much to be gained from moving and walking in terms of improvements to our mental and physical health. However, we can move and walk about freely and repeatedly inside and out, without purposefully challenging our bodies in ways that could advance our toe, foot and ankle strength, flexibility and ...

4 | agility, ankle pain, balance, exercise, healthy posture, joint pain, Move your body, Stiffness, strength, toes, walking
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April blog 2020 Take a moment to achieve greater affinity between your mind and body.

The power of our breath and our ability to "read" our body cannot be over stated in terms of what it contributes to our headspace and physical presence. Sometimes we are in an unwittingly fixed pattern of working through our planned exercises or daily pursuits. So routine are our routines ...

2 | Body scan, Breathe for life, Breathing, Breathing exercises, mind and body refresh, Mindfulness
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March blog 2020 Avoiding avoidance tactics to exercise!

Most of us have our favourite exercises to which we easily default. We often like to do them because an easy option feels, well, like an easy option. What I am challenging you to this month (as well as to myself) is to think about an exercise which you regularly ...

2 | exercise, feel invigorated, Home gym, invest in your health, just do it, Maintain a healthy lifestyle, mind and body refresh, Motivation for exercise, Move your body, perspective, Prepare your body, Progressing and grading exercise
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February blog 2020 Effectiveness of free-flow movement

Continuing on from last month where I approached the issue of rethinking your exercise regime, this month I am considering how you actually approach and perform exercise and activities. Use the examples below to ascertain if your exercising or activities are faintly disguised military assaults on your body. Try to ...

0 | agility, invest in your health, little and often, Maintain a healthy lifestyle, mind and body refresh, Move your body, Prepare your body, Progressing and grading exercise, Stretch for strength
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January blog 2020 Rethinking your exercise regime.

New beginnings give the opportunity to pause, give yourself space to reflect on where you are, where you are aiming for and how you want to get there. Don’t dive in and just start. This opens you up to ignoring vital signs your body is warning you of OR missing ...

8 | Maintain a healthy lifestyle, mind and body refresh, Motivation for exercise, Move your body, Progressing and grading exercise, Returning to exercise after injury
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December blog 2019 Progressing exercises

Last month I shared the issues I was having with my arm strength and associated aches and pains. As my arm strength has improved so the pain has lessened. The pain is still there but I can do more, load more weight and stretch out further before the pain begins. ...

4 | little and often, Muscle weakness, Progressing and grading exercise, rehabilitation, Returning to exercise after injury, shoulders, Strains and sprains, strength, Tennis elbow
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One to One

Looking at how your whole body interacts with itself

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Simply Move!

Keeping exercise simple and making looking after yourself easy and fun

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Simply Fit!

Improving your cardiovascular fitness and strength

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