With World Menopause Day (18th October) approaching, FitNet editor Interviewed Dr. Heather Currie, Founder of MENOPAUSE MATTERS

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Dr. Heather Currie MB BS, FRCOG, MRCGP is the founder and managing director of Menopause Matters Ltd., which provides information and support through its website menopausematters.co.uk and the quarterly magazine, Menopause Matters. Dr. Currie is an associate specialist gynaecologist based in Dumfries, with special interests in menopause, premenstrual syndrome and subfertility. She has run a […]

WOMEN’S TIME: Finding Balance

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By Emma Reed As women, our lives are full of balancing competing needs. Whether working, raising a family, caring for relatives or managing it all, much of our time is dedicated to meeting the needs of those around us. Doing so draws on our deepest energy reserves and involves levels of resourcefulness many of us […]

Ledbury Dance Company: LIVE To DANCE At ANY AGE

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At Ledbury Dance Company everyone can learn to dance, meet new people, have fun and feel comfortable. “We are proud to be dancers, and develop each and every individual’s style, to fulfil their dreams and their dancing potential,” says principal Karen Jones. Leading a team of talented and enthusiastic teachers, the dance school teaches a […]

Introducing James Burgess & POWERGRIP SPORT

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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 […]

JEVON YOGA Your Own Great Adventure

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By Suzanne Jevon-Hughston It doesn’t matter how many yoga books you read, or how many yoga videos you watch, the rewards of yoga are coming from personal practice. A little practice every day is more beneficial than one or two hours once a week although if that is really all you can manage, don’t give […]

HEREFORDSHIRE SPRINT TRIATHLON

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The annual Herefordshire Sprint Triathlon is an ideal race for anybody who fancies having a go at multisport for the first time. The sprint distance race has been organised by Hereford Triathlon Club for more than 20 years and is now firmly established at Leominster Leisure Centre. The event starts with a 400 metre swim, […]

Why Use Neurology In Yoga? Reflex Yoga Explained

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By Veronika Pena There is not a body out there that does not benefit from movement; whether gentle or more vigorous movement is required, movement has scientifically proven benefits, and it makes you feel better. Gentle exercise such as Yoga, are suitable for everyone, and unlike other forms of exercise, Yoga, with its great variety, […]

SELF PROTECTION, ANTI-FRAGILITY And RESILIENCE

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When we look at how individuals become less liable to injury, overtraining and other things that can negatively impact performance in sport or life, we have to take into account the person and how they are approaching their lives.  By Dr. Mark Bellamy PhD Cpsychol AFBPsS We need to account for how an individual approaches […]