Power up with Pilates
23 May 2017
We've been singing the praises of our Reformer Pilates classes a lot lately, because they're just so good, but we wanted to shine a light back on our mat Pilates classes too. Led by our team of passionate and expert teachers, these are a great complement to the Reformer, as well as being a great place to start if you're unsure of the movements and exercises and want to build control and technique before moving on to the machine. But don't be fooled, mat pilates is a tad harder because you don't have the machine to assist and resist your movements.
Want a few more reasons to get on the mat? We've gathered six of the best reasons to try this intense and demanding full body-workout that sculpts your body, builds lean, toned muscle, and leaves you buzzing!Read More
16 May 2017
How we present ourselves is important in our competitive environment. To be in good alignment is energy efficient and allows you to use your energy to be more creative and productive. Good posture allows us to appear more youthful, a mobile and juicy spine is good indicator of our vibrancy and energy. It also means that our organs including the heart and lungs have the space to expand into the internal space we create.Read More
It's Time to Talk
2 May 2017
Did you have a wonderful bank holiday weekend? Or did you feel a tad lonely or down? Depression, anxiety and other mental health issues can affect us at any time, making you feel as if you're surviving, rather than thriving, and when everyone around you seems to be having fun, it can be really hard to reach out to people and ask for help.
Mental Health Awareness week runs from 8th to 14th May and is dedicated to helping end the stigma surrounding mental health and encouraging people to ask for help when they need it.
Professional help is always recommended if you are battling to cope, but here are a few useful ways of helping to balance your body and mind through movement, diet and breath. Head to our blog to read more.Read More