Training in Heart Rate Zones

In my previous post, I mentioned training in a different way to keep you motivated and heart rate was one of those examples. There are plenty of different terms when talking about heart rate and how you can calculate your heart rate zones. Aerobic means “with oxygen” this type of exercise stimulates the heart and breathing rate so that it can be sustained throughout your whole session. This is why for the Ironman we are expected to do the majority…

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Ironman Training

This week marks the first official week of our Ironman training plan with 10ironwomen. The plan is split into 3 phases with 10 weeks in each phase. We were all recommended Be Iron Fit authored by Don Fink and Melanie Fink. The book is a super easy read and makes the Ironman distance feel possible. It describes the phases below and their top tips on how to train for an Ironman. Two of the most noticeable differences between this plan…

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Free Fitness Classes

In this world where classes for an hour or even 45mins are £20 or more a go it can become pretty expensive if you want to work out a lot or the budget is tight. So is there a way to make exercising cheaper or better yet completely free? Here are a few places that make getting fit more affordable….. Who: Adidas 152 Studio When: Through out the week Mon-Sun, you can get to a class before or after work…

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Dear Flybery

I have been really good this year, I promise. If I won your competition to spend £500 on your site this is what I’d buy and why…. P.E Nation Breakpoint Hoodie – (MeTheresa) – Every time I see Pip Edwards put up a post on Instagram I’m like hot damn she did it again. I love her style and the whole look of P.E Nation. From the bold colours and prints to the popper trousers and phat hoodies. Yeah I…

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Speedo H2O

Last week I went to an event with Speedo UK for their H2O Active range at Dolphin Square. Although Speedo may immediately make you think of swimming the kit is actually for “the pool and beyond”. So we gave it a go by taking part in a yoga class and then a HIIT workout on the water. The yoga class was taken by Kat from YogiBare with a beautiful flowing theme to represent the fluidity of water. Kat has a…

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