Tag: strength training

Improve your Mental Health - W10 Personal Training Gym

Improve Your Mental Health

 

You already know that exercising is good for you. But did you also know it’s great for your mind too and can help with depression, anxiety and stress? Exercise is good for your heart and lungs, increasing strength and making...

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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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Kettlebell Workout: Build Your Glutes -W10 Personal Training Gym

Kettlebell Workout: Build Your Glutes

 

A great free weight you can use is a kettlebell. There are 6 kettlebell exercises that you can try. Not only do they target the legs and glutes. They also target the rest of the body, you use your core,...

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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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Are you wasting your time doing pointless exercises in the gym?

Are You Wasting Your Time Doing Pointless Exercises in the Gym?

 

How many times have you got your gym kit ready, found a gym, got there and thought “Okay, what do I do now?” In this situation, we think about a few movements we have seen others do in the gym...

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One to one versus small group - W10 Personal Training Gym

One to One versus Small Group Personal Training

 

You might have noticed more adverts appearing in the fitness world promoting small group personal training. But how does that model work? And why would you ever choose to go down that route if you have the chance to be...

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