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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Greens drinks

PADDY’S DAY DRINKS!

Happy St Patricks day everyone. Everything and everywhere is going green today to honour the Patron Saint of Ireland. It’s great to see all the businesses around Donegal doing the same and turning Donegal green for Paddy’s day. Todays blog is doing the same with 3 paddy’s day Drinks. I am giving you 3 Green […]

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 […]