Tag: In the gym

W10 Games - W10 Personal Training Gym

The W10 Games

 

The W10 Games are, first and foremost, a community-focused fitness initiative designed to bring our members together and feel a part of something bigger. They are not designed to pitch the best athletes against each other. The games are intended...

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Is your health and fitness in safe hands - W10 Personal Training Gym

Is Your Health and Fitness in Safe Hands?

 

The fitness industry is a unique place. Within six weeks you can go from never setting foot in a gym to becoming a level 3 certified personal trainer. When you are a level 3 certified personal trainer you can be...

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Hip Hinge Your Way to a Longer Life - W10 Personal Training Gym

Hip Hinge Your Way to a Longer Life

 

Being able to correctly perform a hip hinge requires strength, body awareness and mobility. This exercise has huge carry-over to several exercises you will perform in the gym, in sport/activity and in daily life. At W10 we are big advocates...

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Strength and Conditioning Should kids do it - W10 Personal Training Gym

Strength and Conditioning: Should Kids do it?

 

“Strength training for kids? Are you mad? that stunts their growth and slow them down!” I think we have all heard something like this statement before. It forms part of the myriad of exercise myths we have to untangle to...

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Are Machines in the Gym a Waste of Time? - W10 Personal Training Gym

Are Machines in the Gym a Waste of Time?

 

For most of us, time is precious. Not everyone has countless hours to spend in the gym nor should they need to. It's important to make the most of the time we have there. Working smarter not harder. Machines in...

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Every Gym Should Have Performance Testing- W10 Personal Training Gym

Every Gym Should Have Performance Testing

 

In the majority of gyms, there is no performance testing in place for you to monitor whether your gym performance is getting better over time. It can be easy to get caught up in just chasing a number on the...

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Build your Confidence with Exercise -W10 Personal Training Gym

Build your Confidence with Exercise

 

You’re pumped up. You’ve got up early to beat the crowds and have all the kit: as you step out of the changing rooms onto the gym floor, you’re ready for anything. Then your confidence diminishes the thought hits you:...

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Myzone - What is it and Why do we use it - W10 Personal Training Gym

Myzone - What is it and Why do we use it?

 

Myzone, in its most basic form, is a wearable heart rate tracking device. This innovative fitness wearable uses wireless and cloud technology to accurately track and monitor physical activity and quantifies it. Not only that it encourages users to move...

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What exercises can I do with a foam roller - W10 Personal Training Gym

What Exercises can I do with a Foam Roller?

 

We have all seen them stacked in the gym before and people rolling around on the floor with them, you may be thinking ‘what's all the fuss about, are they any good?’. What are the benefits of foam rolling? Evidence...

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10 Fitness myths and the truth - W10 Personal Training Gym

10 Fitness Myths and The Truth

 

The fitness industry is a huge business that is saturated with images of beautiful creatures endorsing the latest diet, workout or nutritional super-food. Just like the myth that the earth is flat, which even has its own support group, aptly...

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