I know you are well aware that the Color Run Superhero Tour has been doing rounds this year since it’s 2017 world debut, in Soweto, back in April. If you claim not to be aware, no worries, I will tell you all about it and the best part? I will even rub photos in your face of me participating in The Happiest 5K on The Planet.
There are days when a new fitness wardrobe is enough motivation to hit the gym and then there are some days when you need the best fitness motivational quotes to remind you of why you have to stay on top of our fitness game. Regardless of your current mental state, you have to bring your A game every. single. day to the gym! No excuses.
At 45 years of age, she has a smoking hot physique that will give most 20-year-olds a run for their money!
Tercia Dawes is extremely passionate about living a fit, healthy lifestyle and is motivated by knowing that her journey inspires others. For Tercia, her lifestyle is about being healthy on the inside, as well as the outside. And that is why she is incredibly passionate about building muscle in the healthiest way possible and she has managed to achieve her current results 100% naturally, relying on wholesome nutrition and consistently training hard and pushing the limits.
Brilliant content about how to lose weight has and is being churned out in impressive amounts. This is because we all want to lose weight for various reasons and are constantly seeking ways to do so.
And almost all of us have succeeded in losing weight using some of that content. But what do we do when we get there? What next after weight loss?
That is the most difficult task; How to maintain weight after weight loss. Really, losing weight is fairly easy, keeping it off is what is hard.
After trying and failing numerous times over the last couple of years to lose weight and live a fit and healthy lifestyle, Riaan Smit finally had to sit down and figure out why his efforts were not successful. The answer was that his schedule simply did not allow for regular visits to the gym and his solution for this issue was to start training outdoors. That meant finding something he could do any time of the day, no matter where he was.
Eventually, Riaan kick-started outdoor training, entered the Ultimate Sports Nutrition(USN) 12 week Body Makeover Challenge and after losing 20.3 kg of body weight and 10.9% of body fat, he emerged as the male winner of the competition. Fitness Chat with Riaan Smit, looks at his, USN before and after the weight-loss journey, his life after winning the USN 12 Week Makeover Challenge and so much more. Read on and be inspired.
On Saturday, 28 January 2017, I attended the Nike+ Training Club (NTC) which was hosted by NikeWomen Live. Over 1000 women were in attendance and according to NikeWomen, this so far was the largest workout session in Africa!
It was fantastic to see so many women clad in workout clothes (Nike mostly) and ready to push past their limits for 90 long minutes. On registration, we were all given red Nike Pro tees which almost everyone changed into and that to me signified team spirit. We became a team- a team of women who believed in more, dressed in red and ready to fight for more. Well, that is just me and my weird analysis of things.
Zaakirah Khalek is a beast in the gym; she currently squats 105kg and deadlifts 120kg. Zak, as she is commonly known, held a full-time corporate job in HR before quitting it in December last year to pursue a full-time career in fitness. She is now a personal trainer, owner of a fitness studio beside her Nike trainer position which she has held since 2014/15. I met up with her for a Fitness Chat and this is what she had to share.