What You Need to Know About CrossFit

With the annual CrossFit Games taking place next week, it’s time to put the spotlight back on the workout that is like no other. For those that don’t know, CrossFit is a type of exercise where you continuously perform varied…

How to Incorporate Stretching Into Your Routine

Stretching is something that often gets neglected because it’s not considered important, but ultimately this could be a decision that comes back to bite you. Follow the advice of the pros on this one. They don’t preach about the importance…

The Ultimate Low Impact Equipment

Low impact training is an extremely underrated way of exercising. Not only is it ideal for reducing the risk of injury by lessening the impact on your joints, therefore being ideal for those who’re recovering from injury – but if…

5 Minutes With International Rugby Star Richard Hibbard

When international rugby star, Richard Hibbard, paid our Gloucester store a visit, we jumped at the chance to pin him down for a quick chat. So what inspired this Gloucester rugby player to follow a career in rugby, how does…

Tips for Building Your Home Gym

Perhaps you’ve had enough of the hectic gym atmosphere, you can’t stand wasting time waiting for equipment anymore, or you simply don’t want to leave the house at the crack of dawn to de-ice the car when the winter months…

Olympic Vs Standard Weights & Bars

This question crops up a lot in our stores and via Live Chat on our website… so just what is the difference between Olympic and standard weights? And why do you need to know? Well, whether you’re looking to buy…