Sit Up

DO SIT UPS BURN FAT?

Can doing sit ups or any exercise burn fat from one area of your body and no others? Spot reduction is where people try and use certain exercises to burn fat from stubborn areas of the body. An example of this would be people who do loads of sit ups to try and burn tummy […]

Reasons to exercise

5 REASONS TO EXERCISE (that have nothing to do with weight loss)

Exercise and weight loss tend to go hand in hand. Whenever people think of exercise, the majority tend to be using it as a tool for getting or staying in shape and for some form of fat loss. But there is so much more to exercise than just a weight loss tool. The benefits are […]

low calorie

THIS ONE WEIRD TRICK!

If you have been on the internet in the last few months, you will have seen links to different weight loss products that usually start with ‘This one weird Trick’. They usually are aimed at removing belly fat, shrinking your waist, taking a pill or herb to eradicate fat or dropping 20lbs in a week […]

Nutrition Myths

NUTRITION MYTHS

Nutrition Myths are everywhere! They are online and you will hear them in work and even at home. I’m sure there will be at least one of these that you have heard before and probably believed or might still believe. Hopefully this will help to dispel some of these and clear up any confusion there […]

diets

WHAT DO ALL DIETS HAVE IN COMMON?

Diets, what do they all have in common when it comes to weight loss? If you google the word diet, your will get 93 MILLION suggestions that you can click on relating to the term. Diets are a contentious subject and there is so much written about them that most people don’t know where to […]

Letterkenny 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 […]

Eat real food challenge

THE EAT REAL FOOD CHALLENGE!

To Eat real food should be what we do every day. But with the lockdown and the past year of Covid, we are seeing more and more people turning to takeaways and convenience foods dressed up and disguised as ‘health foods’. If you bought shares in Just eat or Deliveroo early last year, there is […]

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 […]

nutrition myths

5 SIMPLE WAYS TO LOSE WEIGHT WITHOUT DIETING!

Dieting sucks! When most think about dieting, it usually involves severe restriction or turning to diet products. The word diet doesn’t tend to have any positive connotations for those who are thinking of starting one. So, today I am going to give you 5 simple Tips you can use to stop over eating, that should […]

Exercise progress

10 REASONS YOU AREN’T SEEING PROGRESS RIGHT NOW!

Have you put your progress goals to the side in the hopes of waiting to get started again when things finally reopen fully and we can all get back to normal? If you aren’t doing any exercise right now, I’d highly recommend you do something, even from a health perspective to keep yourself moving. But, […]