GYM

WHAT TO EXPECT ON YOUR FIRST DAY BACK TO THE GYM!

What to expect on your first day back to the gym? Next Monday, June 7th will see the welcome reopening of gyms and fitness facilities across Donegal. My own gym Rushe Fitness here in Letterkenny will be opening at 6am and we will be having our 1st set of classes in 6 months. It will […]

no excuses

NO MORE EXCUSES

Excuses, It has been extremely easy to fall into a rut with everything that has been going on. I spoke about this at the start of the initial Lockdowns back in 2020 and I made the point that “habits made during the lockdowns would be very hard to break!” Last year was a wash out […]

Meal Plans

MEAL PLANS, WHY YOU DON’T NEED ANOTHER!

Meal plans can be seen as a necessity by people starting out trying to lose weight. With the gyms getting ready to reopen and people starting to think about getting back in shape after the lockdown, it is easy to think that a meal plan could be the solution you need for weight loss. CLICK […]

GYM

DON’T BE AFRAID TO GET BACK TO THE GYM!

With the gym beginning to reopen and life starting to get back to normal, it is important to remember to schedule time for your health and fitness into your routine. It is extremely easy to let it slide and continue the trend of doing little to no exercise as many have for the past year. […]

Easter chocolate

STOP WORRYING ABOUT CHOCOLATE AT EASTER!

Most of you are probably still reeling from all the Chocolate yesterday, so this is going to be short and sweet today. Over the last few days, in the build up to Easter, the online “fitness” community started their usual nonsense. Memes were being posted daily, telling people about the amount of calories that will […]

Motivation

WHY MOTIVATION IS NOT ENOUGH!

One of the main things I’m hearing from people when it comes to exercise right now is “I just can’t get the motivation to do anything”. With everything that is going on, with the endless lockdowns and no end in sight, this can be understandable. But there is a bigger issue here. There is an […]

Make time for you

IT’S TIME TO MAKE TIME FOR YOU!

Happy International Women’s day ladies. Here’s to all the strong women that are looking after everyone else during the times we are in. But, today, I’m going to talk about how you can start looking after you! When it comes to exercise at the moment, there can be a lot of difficulty surrounding the ‘right’ […]

THE HARDEST CHALLENGE YOU WILL EVER DO

It’s Valentine’s week and love is in the air. Couples everywhere will be spending the next few days getting organised for Sunday when flowers, cards, chocolates and ‘other things’ will be exchanged, and proclamations of love will be declared. So, it is fitting that this week’s challenge should also have a love-based theme. I set […]

DON’T FEEL SHIT ABOUT YOUR JIGGLY BITS!

Myself and Maria are helping people to stay fit and healthy in our Rushe Fitness Live classes each day and we always preach the importance of being positive about yourself and our current situation. CLICK HERE TO JOIN OUR POSITIVE ONLINE FITNESS COMMUNITY With so many of us being online more than ever, it is […]

ABOUT ‘THAT’ COSMOPOLITAN COVER!

Last week Cosmopolitan UK broke the internet by putting Tess Holliday on its front cover. If you haven’t seen it, were unaware of it or do not know who Tess is, this is her bio from her Wikipedia page. Ryann Maegen Hoven, known professionally as Tess Holliday and formerly known as Tess Munster, is an […]