Stay in your (training) zone!

Stay in your (training) zone!

As we’ve been talking about getting active and there have been a few high profile sporting events in the spotlight recently (thanks to a few of our awesome clients who have competed in them!); I thought I’d talk a little about training zones. This may be...
Get active, I challenge you!

Get active, I challenge you!

It’s a fact we can’t deny – exercise is good for us! Our mental health and general well-being inclusive. And when I say exercise I don’t just mean hitting the gym, running or cycling miles but being active daily. Whilst exercise is great, it...
Yoga or Pilates? What’s the difference?

Yoga or Pilates? What’s the difference?

Our yoga teacher and qualified Physiotherapist, Hannah Farmer, answers the yoga or Pilates question. What’s the difference? And tells us a little bit more about what you can expect from her classes.   ‘It’s hard for me to say where yoga ends, Pilates...
Why massage?

Why massage?

Dilly Shore is one of our Massage Therapists. Here she shares why massage is so important and her top pre-massage tips: ‘In my opinion, deep tissue massage is remedial for everyone, whether you’re training for ultramarathons or a new mum in need of some TLC....
Stress: Are we coping?

Stress: Are we coping?

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and the focus is on stress. Research has shown that two thirds of us experience a mental health problem in our lifetimes, and stress is a key factor in this. What does strike me about stress is the ways it can present itself....
Yummy Tummy

Yummy Tummy

Emily teaches our Thursday evening Pilates classes and is our expert Women’s Health Physiotherapist. Here she gives a guide to dealing with ‘mum tum’: ‘I stand with the wardrobe open, pondering how socially acceptable my black joggers are for the school run. Despite...