Fitness

  • Laura Whitmore: ‘Fitness has to be part of my day’

    Laura Whitmore: ‘Fitness has to be part of my day’

    12 October 2021

    TV presenter, fashionista and new mum-of-one, Laura Whitmore, tells us how she’s putting the fun back into fitness with her latest collection of workout wear… By Joanna Ebsworth Have you always been active? Laura Whitmore: ‘I have, yes. I’m not…

  • How to return to fitness after time off: advice + workout

    How to return to fitness after time off: advice + workout

    24 September 2021

    Taken some time out from your usual workout routine? Here’s how to return to fitness safely – and stick to it – after the summer break… Hopefully you’ve had a lovely, relaxing holiday. Or maybe you’re still enjoying some time…

  • Benefits of a group fitness class

    Benefits of a group fitness class

    22 September 2021

    Looking for a workout that boasts the fun factor and will be something you can stick to? Here’s why you should try a group fitness class… Don’t like working out alone? If you’d choose a group fitness class over hitting…

  • The best fitness classes for strong core and abs

    The best fitness classes for strong core and abs

    21 September 2021

    Looking to target your tummy and strengthen those core muscles? Discover the best fitness classes for a strong core and abs… By Lily Smith Building a stronger core is about much more than showing off your rippling abs. By strengthing…

  • 6 ways to speed up muscle recovery after training

    6 ways to speed up muscle recovery after training

    15 September 2021

    Endurance training can take its toll on your body. If you don’t allow your body to recover properly, you can do some serious damage. We caught up with Jess Fraser, Yoga Teacher, Challenge Lover and Running Enthusiast at FLY LDN,…

  • Yoga for flexibility: best poses for tight muscles

    Yoga for flexibility: best poses for tight muscles

    12 September 2021

    Struggling with super tight shoulders, hips or quads? Yoga might be able to help. Read on to discover the best yoga poses for improved flexibility and relief from tight muscles… By Eve Boggenpoel Whether you want to boost your sports…

  • Cycling after pregnancy: post-natal bike fitness tips

    Cycling after pregnancy: post-natal bike fitness tips

    5 September 2021

    Looking to get bike fit and shed pounds post-baby? We spoke to fitness pro and Liv Cycling ambassador Elle Linton to get some post-natal fitness tips on cycling to get into shape, before sharing one woman’s inspirational post-baby cycling story……

  • 10 tips to improve your swimming technique

    10 tips to improve your swimming technique

    30 August 2021

    Lizzie Simmonds After the GB Olympic swimming team inspired the nation with their haul of eight medals at the Tokyo Olympics (their most successful Games yet!) we’ve tapped former Olympic swimmer and Vitality Performance Champion Lizzie Simmonds for her top…

  • 4 common gym injuries – and how to avoid them

    4 common gym injuries – and how to avoid them

    27 August 2021

    If you’re a fitness fanatic, you’ll know that every workout, training session or run comes with its risks. With gyms now open to the public once more, there has been a significant increase in gym injuries. We hear from Bethany…

  • The best fitness classes for home exercise

    The best fitness classes for home exercise

    22 August 2021

    Looking for a new workout class that you can do from the comfort of your own home? Read on for our pick of the best home exercise fitness classes available online… By Lily Smith Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, which…

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