Category Archives: stalybridge

360 Fitness member loses 11 stone in a year!

Here is a snippet from the Tameside Reporter detailing the 11 stone 4 loss by local bus driver Robert Thorndike. We did a local charity event, and the guys who came from the paper were shocked at the results we were getting and wanted to know the magic formula. Here is Roberts story. When Robert…

Continue Reading →

Create your own Fat Loss diet

This is a post to a super quick DIY guide on how you can go about setting yourself up to succeed with a ‘fat-loss’ style diet. They say knowledge is power, so get ready to feel…empowered? This is a framework to begin & nothing more – it’s designed to assist you with taking that first…

Continue Reading →

STAYING ON TRACK OVER THE FESTIVE PERIOD

The festive period is a time for relaxing, unwinding and spending time with friends and family. A lot of people get to this time of year and start to panic, or think ‘that’s it, I’m going to end up undoing all the hard work I’ve put in over the year’. That doesn’t have to be…

Continue Reading →

How To Calculate Calories

Nutrition – it’s a complex topic. Do you need carbs or do you avoid them altogether? You can’t eat bread, ice cream and pizza, and have to eat celery, chicken and spinach, right? And what’s the deal with sugar? Depending on what you read and who you listen to, getting your eating right for fat…

Continue Reading →

Training at home to supplement your gym training.

Training at the gym is great, whether its once a week or five times a week. But what about the extras that you can do away from the gym to supplement your training? Bodyweight exercises are a great accessory alongside your usual dumbbell, barbell, kettlebell work! Everyone knows the basic bodyweight movements: squats, lunges, press…

Continue Reading →

ACTIONS TO TAKE WHEN YOU HIT A WEIGHT LOSS PLATEAU

  Your diet has been going extremely well. Over the past few months, you have made important steps towards your weight loss goal. Then everything changes and your results come to a halt as you reach your first weight loss plateau. What do you do next? This is a common point of confusion for many.…

Continue Reading →

POST WORKOUT STRETCHING.

One of the most overlooked aspects of training is stretching post workout. It is essential though as it enhances flexibility and reduces muscle tension and soreness. It also helps with muscle recovery and repair. Some of the major benefits include; Improved Circulation. When you carry out an intense workout, the body pumps blood faster to…

Continue Reading →

10 NUTRITION MYTHS THAT JUST WON’T GO AWAY

1. You shouldn’t eat late at night One of the most common nutrition myths that we all have heard is don’t eat food late at night or it will all be stored as fat. Really? So, what they’re trying to tell you is that when you go to bed to rest, so does your metabolism?…

Continue Reading →

Why eating “clean” doesn’t equal fat loss

These days, “clean eating” is nearly synonymous with being lean, muscular, and healthy. It shouldn’t be though, and here’s why… The cult of “clean eating” is more popular than ever these days, While I’m all for eating nutritious (“clean”) foods for the purposes of supplying our bodies with vitamins and minerals, eating nothing but these foods guarantees nothing in the…

Continue Reading →

Strength training v cardio

To KO fat — and keep it off… Cardio’s edge Calorie for calorie, cardio has a slight advantage. You’ll burn 8 to 10 calories a minute hoisting weights, compared with 10 to 12 calories a minute running or cycling, says Wayne Westcott, Ph.D., director of research at the South Shore YMCA in Quincy, Massachusetts. Strength’s…

Continue Reading →

Page 1 of 4