An excuse for a good cause.

Here's where I was about to put up a post continuing on from where I left off a fortnight ago (read that post here), focusing on the differing approaches to achieving your health and fitness goals. As I was rushing to get it done though, I realised that it could be much better and way … Continue reading An excuse for a good cause.

Tracking to keep on track.

Do you keep track of your training progress? I know what you're thinking and no, keeping track in your head doesn't count. I've only recently started tracking my training progress very diligently, and it's made such a big difference to the quality and intensity of my training sessions already. The main reason I didn't track … Continue reading Tracking to keep on track.

Moving in the right direction.

Excuses, excuses. It’s been a while since I’ve knocked out one of these personal life update posts. Doing them weekly I was finding that I was repeating myself a bit, and really having to scratch the bottom of my life barrel for ideas that hadn’t come out in the post from the previous week. Because … Continue reading Moving in the right direction.

Are you really too busy for your goals?

I almost didn’t write this today. I’ve been moving into a new house in the past few days, and this morning I had a bit of stuff to do, just getting things sorted out. And all throughout the day I’ve been had an all too familiar self-talk running through my head about how if I … Continue reading Are you really too busy for your goals?

Movement Unfiltered 14

Does your training lack context? Last week I wrote about starting my Jiu Jitsu journey, and two sessions in I'm already finding it awesome. I started doing it for a challenge and also for a bit of extra cardio work. After my second session I'd noticed that my hip mobility and leg strength/endurance were limiting … Continue reading Movement Unfiltered 14

Movement Unfiltered 13

If not now then when? I'm going to my first Jiu Jitsu lesson tonight, and I'm super pumped about it! I've wanted to start for a while now, and I always put it off. I put things off all the time. And the reason I put them off is for the same reason that I'm … Continue reading Movement Unfiltered 13