Overindulged This Christmas? Get Fit With Eskrima!

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If you want to get fitter in the New Year, but don’t like the idea of the gym, aerobics or dance classes, why not try something a little different? Sword, Stick and Dagger teaches traditional Eskrima, an indigenous Filipino martial art, commonly known as Filipino Stick fighting. However, the martial art is far more diverse. […]

Welcome to the Winter 2017/2018 edition!

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You are most likely already dedicated to some form of exercise and healthy eating plan, but if you are still looking for a way to improve your lifestyle and bring about positive changes, this edition has plenty to offer. Whatever your goals are, there are so many ways to keep your fitness going, but try […]

CHRONIC FATIGUE: Are You Heading For A Crash?

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By Rosemary Channin One of the warning signs that I often see in my clients is their inability to bounce back and regain energy after physical exertion. In the beginning this might mean having to rest for a couple of days following a morning of gardening or a gym session, but it can soon evolve […]

HEREFORDSHIRE Veterans’ Support Group

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Herefordshire Veterans’ Support Group (HVSG) work with all ex-service personnel and their families, sign-posting the veterans to receive the correct treatment, support and guidance. The group also encourages the veterans’ individual thinking and taking an active role in improving their health and wellbeing by remaining stable, self-confident, disciplined and determined to live the life they […]

MATT HUDD MARTIAL ARTS Reach Your Full Potential

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Ever since Matt Hudd started out in martial arts, he has been committed to being the best he can be. Teaching provided a new motivation for this passionate instructor (and a qualified personal trainer) to bring out the best in his students. In the past five years, Dragon Fitness Academy brought together Chinese martial arts […]

DACAYANA ESKRIMA The Martial Arts Class For Everyone

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Martial arts instructor Joseph Dignam, pictured left, talks to FitNet about his new classes. Find out why Dacayana Eskrima is suitable for participants of all abilities and fitness levels, and why it’s much more than just stick fighting. Interview With Andrea Slivkova. Photography By Joseph Dignam. Joseph, tell me about your martial arts journey. When […]