Seven exercises NDIS participants should be doing

Seven exercises NDIS participants should be doing

While we realise there is a huge range of abilities for NDIS participants, we’ve created a ‘top seven’ list for exercise we think they should build towards. Of course, there needs to be a huge degree of individualisation and variation to suit the unique needs of the...
We count down the top 10 exercises for health and longevity

We count down the top 10 exercises for health and longevity

Let’s count down our top ten exercises for health. As with any top ten list, this is highly subjective, so let’s define the criteria. We’re looking for exercises that build health above all else. Exercises that increase both lifespan and healthspan (functional...
Why you need to ‘turn up the volume’ on your muscles before exercise

Why you need to ‘turn up the volume’ on your muscles before exercise

Have you ever woken up in the morning and tried to make a really tight fist? It’s hard right? You just can’t seem to generate strength. And maybe feel heavy getting out of bed. And even taking the lid off the tube of toothpaste feels more difficult than it did the...
Sit-ups May Be Doing Your More Harm Than Good (and what to do instead)

Sit-ups May Be Doing Your More Harm Than Good (and what to do instead)

For as long as there have been gyms, there have been sit-ups. For good reason. They can be performed with no equipment and they’re relatively easy to complete. But are these really ‘good’ reasons? You’ll notice the benefits are more about convenience and a low barrier...
Why your Grandma (and you) should train like a STRONGMAN.

Why your Grandma (and you) should train like a STRONGMAN.

Usually reserved for big sweaty dudes with bulging muscles and bushy beards, ‘Strongman’ style training may actually be one of the best things you can do for your health and fitness. ‘Strongman’ training is characterised by heavy weights, odd objects and short,...