What do you get if you combine classical ballet training with a high-energy dance aerobics class? You get an incredible and surprising workout that lifts your heart rate and targets your core. That’s exactly what’s on offer at BarreCore’s brand new BarreDance class. The craze is thriving in the swanky Chelsea studio and it’s becoming [...]
Is boxing really the ultimate workout? And can you do it without risking a broken nose? Sportsister’s Natalie headed to North London for a taster session to see if she could get fighting fit.
Zumba Sentao™ takes the thrill of the Zumba® fitness-party and creatively transforms a chair into a sizzling dance partner to burn up to 1,000 calories per hour for a total body workout. With all the buzz of Zumba fitness and fun Latin music, this class combines dance moves with toning and core work using a [...]
A week living in lycra, constantly talking about food (or the lack of it) and more back to back training than I’ve ever done before. This is my story of a week at the New You Boot Camp in Portugal.
If you have not heard about Equinox yet, I’m wondering what yoga mat you have been hiding under? This American super gym has just opened its first international location in London and is leaving other gym chains shaking in their sweaty trainers.
Sportsister’s Louise is in Portugal this week for an intensive week of training courtesy of New You Boot Camps. Take a look at her video to see how she got on at the end of day 1.
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A survey from ZICO coconut water has shown that the streets of London are awash with fitness fanatics that are just as likely to embrace the outdoors and work-out in the open air as they are the gym.
It has been 13 long years since I have actually been in the routine of doing anything, with my knees and back wrecked by years of hurdling. The stress of grown-up professional life and wrangling a mortgage all made it exceptionally easy to let it all go. I convinced myself that I had had a [...]
Still relatively new to the UK, American brand Moving Comfort offers fitness gear with a fashion edge, whilst still staying true to function and quality. I tested the Urban Gym Tank and Tight, designed for use at the gym and in the yoga studio. They are also suitable to wear in the café after class. [...]
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