Author of Congruent Exercise, Bill DeSimone on Stretching and Restoring Postural Deficits, the Risks of P90x and Insanity and the Benefits of having a Movement Practice

Bill DeSimone in 1996, High Intensity Training Expert and author of HIT Book Congruent Exercise

Bill Desimone is one of the world’s leading experts in applying exercise biomechanics. He’s been a personal trainer for 30+ years and he’s the author of Moment Arm Exercise and Congruent Exercise: How to Make Weight Training Easier on your Joints.  I have wanted to speak with Bill ever since I saw him present on The 21 …

Founder of #1 HIT Blog: Baye.com, Drew Baye on How to Identify Good Science, Achieving Sub 10% Body Fat with No Cardio and Why a Vegan Diet is Ineffective

Drew Baye, High Intensity Training Expert

It was a real honour to have Drew Baye on the Corporate Warrior podcast. Drew Baye is a highly-experienced personal trainer, former fitness model, and long-standing proponent of high intensity training. He owns the number one HIT blog: baye.com, which is one of the most impressive compediums of health, fitness, and nutritional knowledge on the …

Founder of HappySugarHabits.com, Laura Thomas: How to Reduce Sugar Cravings, the Importance of Eating Fat and Why You Should go on a Fructose Detox

Laura Thomas, founder of Happy Sugar Habits helps people lose weight and become healthy

On the 25th March 2014, I had the privilege of interviewing Laura Thomas, founder of happysugarhabits.com. Laura is an absolute sugar ninja, and has dedicated much of her time to understanding how to help people reduce sugar cravings. Laura has been successful in helping people lose weight, improve health, and regain their energy. I learnt …

How Strength Training Can Eliminate Back Pain

How Strength Training Can Eliminate Back Pain

The absence of appropriate exercise and hours sitting at desks has resulted in a global back pain epidemic. 99% of the time the solution is not drugs or numerous visits to medical professionals, in fact it’s much simpler than that. ENTER CHRIS ALLEN Up to 80% of people have experienced back pain sometime during their …

Ageing Gracefully Through Strength Training

Keep muscle as you age

Enter Chris Allen…… Our strength increases up to 25-30 years of age. After this, if no preventative action is taken, strength declines in both genders due to muscle atrophy (muscle tissue replaced by fibrous and fatty tissue). Body weight will increase but we have less strength to carry that weight around. “If no preventative action …

Muscle Fibre Typing: Are you training the right way?

Muscle fiber

Seventy to eighty percent of how your body responds to a training stimulus is determined by your genetics. This means that your muscle fibre predominance can be accentuated and even optimised through a proper training stimulus. In short, this means if your training reflects your muscle fibre genotype you’re more likely to get the maximum …

Wagamama London – How to dine out and stay lean

Wagamama meals

Wagamama has really taken off in Europe and more recently has launched restaurants in the US and Middle East. Wagamama London is a popular evening eatery for many a corporate lady and gentleman. Now this was a tricky one. I spent a lot of time reviewing the Wagamama menu to find a truly healthy dish. …

Nando’s menu – the healthy choice

Nando's menu - the healthy choice

Do you ever find yourself 3 days into a new diet, and you’re doing really well, and then you remember you’ve arranged dinner with your colleague/friend tomorrow evening that is likely to lead to some unhealthy eating? You could take this evening off as a “cheat meal” or you could take the higher road and …