SELF-AWARENESS Part 3

Posted · Add Comment

There are so many types of martial arts out there, with each instructor teaching differently with their own take on a variety of techniques. I often emphasise in my classes that nearly all styles have the same underlying principles, which are more important than the techniques. In my opinion, the essence of martial arts is […]

WHAT to EXPECT From A TAE KWON DO CLASS

Posted · Add Comment

By Brennen Page Starting martial arts can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. Here’s what you can expect from our committed, family friendly martial arts classes, which last 45 to 60 minutes. TaeKwonDo starts at the door. On entering the training hall (dojang) we bow – this is to clear your headspace from […]

BEARDSLEY’S KARATE SCHOOL

Posted · Add Comment

Here at Beardsley’s Karate School we strive to give the best possible experience to our students and parents alike. Established in 1974, over the years the club has helped thousands of local youngsters achieve their full potential and go on to great things.  Our instructors are of the highest quality and bring out the best […]

Welcome to the Winter 2018/2019 edition! 

Posted · Add Comment

When we were preparing this edition of FitNet, I was humbled and inspired by the lives and achievements of those featured. Congratulations to Hereford Harriers Wheelchair Rugby Club for their amazing 2018 season, and to Natalie Morgan-Dew for winning a clutch of awards last year for her Aerial and Dance Studio, including the National Happiness […]

Introducing James Burgess & POWERGRIP SPORT

Posted · Add Comment

The Kidderminster based entrepreneur has taken over the online store Powergrip Sport. Make this your one and only place for high quality supplies for gym workouts, pole fitness, boxing, climbing and athletics. Sport performance and achievement depend on a number of factors, and quality of the equipment used is among them. Good grip is of utmost […]

MONEY Isn’t The Currency, It’s TIME!

Posted · Add Comment

A year ago FitNet interviewed Lee Taylor following his incredible recovery from a car accident that had left him with a neck fracture, nearly ending his martial arts career. The 5th Dan black belt karate instructor used his training to help his recovery, and the experience provided him with an insight that reaches well beyond  […]

BOXING: The GREATEST SHOW

Posted · Add Comment

On 7th April Hereford hosted another unforgettable boxing show – the night saw guests treated to a three course meal, entertainment from Welsh singer Natasha John and 10 bouts of senior/adult boxing. Vince McNally  from South Wye Boxing Club based at Hinton, Hereford said: “It was the greatest show we have ever put on. We […]

Why We Should All Try TAI CHI

Posted · Add Comment

By Matt Hudd It has been a great start to 2018 at Matt Hudd Martial Arts as our classes have been helping people overcome barriers in their lives. At the heart of all our classes is my belief that martial arts can cater for all abilities and ages. Our youngest student is two and half […]