My summer reading list

I love reading, especially when books are about one of my main passions – fitness and wellbeing. My kindle and bookshelves are packed full of books on this subject from Zanna Van Dijk’s Strong to Fearne Cotton’s Happy. This summer I’ve got a number of books lined up that I’m really looking forward to reading. […]

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What I’ve learnt about needing to rest

what I've learnt about needing to rest

Over the last few weeks I’ve noticed lots runners on Instagram saying that they have been ill, injured or feeling exhausted. And I was also one of them. Last week I was feeling so tired that I ended up skipping all my runs and did no cardio at Crossfit – the only exercise I did […]

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How to fit workouts into a busy schedule

Okay, this is probably not groundbreaking news, but training for a marathon is time consuming! Often a really long run will wipe out a whole day – the run itself and the hours spent recovering. But even if you’re not training for a marathon, fitting in regular workouts when you lead a generally busy lifestyle […]

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My 2018 fitness goals

2018 fitness goals

Happy New Year! Now that 2018 is here it’s time to work on new fitness goals. I’m so excited for this year as I think it is a year that I can build on what I achieved last year and really make progress on my health and fitness. Generally my main goal for this year […]

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Why I workout twice a day

If you follow my Instagram Stories you will probably have noticed that I often workout twice a day. I know that most within the fitness industry do not recommend that people do this and for many good reasons. Working out twice a day often doesn’t give your body enough time to recover from workouts, this can make you fatigue earlier in your second workout which can lead to injuries

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How I stay motivated with my workouts

I love working out. Whether it is running, a HIIT class or at my local Crossfit box; chances are most days of the week you can find me doing one form of exercise or another. Despite this I, like most people struggle, with motivation from time to time. There are days when I’d rather lie-in […]

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