Long Term Results (client highlight)

I have had the pleasure of working with this client since the 24th of February 2020. Like many clients that come to me for either weight loss or general health goals, typically all of the people we work with are people well experienced in the diet and exercise world. What do I mean by this?Continue reading “Long Term Results (client highlight)”

Exercise and your weight loss goals!

This can be a bit of a touchy subject, and pure opinion through my own experience (I was an overweight PT), and in discussions with many clients now on better paths. The chances of feeling good about yourself is greatly improved from being able to control a healthy body composition. Now obviously I am notContinue reading “Exercise and your weight loss goals!”

Cortisol, fat burning, performance and daily energy.

Do you struggle with weight/fat loss? Do you struggle with daily energy and/or workout performance? Read this: Cortisol, the most prominent fight or flight hormone is secreted by the adrenal glands in response to environmental stimulation perceived by the brain. One of the stresses is low blood sugar, a fundamental problem for people who areContinue reading “Cortisol, fat burning, performance and daily energy.”

Improving the quality of your food in 2021

Are you looking to lose weight in 2021? Have you ever lost weight but unfortunately put it all (if not more) back on? Unfortunately this happens more often then not, this is why it is critical in your weight loss journey that you understand how the food you are deciding to eat is impacting you.Continue reading “Improving the quality of your food in 2021”

Dropping the yo-yo (fitness and weight loss)

Is one of your goals in 2021 to get fitter or lose weight? If the answer is yes, read on. Are you a person that is busy, has a family and is relatively time poor? If the answer is yes, read on. If you look back at the last 5-10 years, do you feel likeContinue reading “Dropping the yo-yo (fitness and weight loss)”

Come learn how to fast (or not eat lol)

This is video 1 out of 3 of a short video series on how busy people can integrate fasting into their lifestyles. If you are busy and would like to learn how too fast, this video gives you some simple steps to kick off a fast the easy way. This video goes over my recommendationsContinue reading “Come learn how to fast (or not eat lol)”

Death of the spin class

Now before I get too deep into this one, you will want to know that I have been a group fitness instructor and specifically a spin class advocate since the age of 19 (now 30). Not only with the current trend of the fitness industry, but also more advanced knowledge of how to train properly,Continue reading “Death of the spin class”

“You are what you eat”

Coach Nic Having jumped in and out of different ways of eating and diets for the last 10 plus years, I have learnt a lot about my body and the importance of having respect for my body as it serves me everyday.  I have eaten low carb, vegetarian, paleo, keto, IIFYM (if it fits yourContinue reading ““You are what you eat””

Scared of setting a goal.

I am sure you can agree when I say that stressing over a goal you haven’t even fully committed to is a waste of energy, although you probably agree, we all do it. Nicole and I hear it all the time, “I want to get fitter and feel better”, “I wish I could run aContinue reading “Scared of setting a goal.”

Prioritising my time (#CoachNic)

9 months is a long time to have off training. A week before I fell pregnant I completed an Ironman 70.3, so my fitness was at a peak. During the first few weeks of pregnancy I kept my training very basic and focussed on looking after my body and keeping my health in prime form. Continue reading “Prioritising my time (#CoachNic)”