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Exercising whilst fasted

At the end of August 2012 I began experimenting with Intermittent Fasting.  Firstly, one day a week, without exercise (for 10 weeks), and now I’ve moved onto 2 days a week with exercise (see more here for the duration of … Continue reading

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Running and Vanity…

I was a bit surprised in the gym the other morning when my other gym regular, a man in his 50s told me that he ‘runs in the dark evenings out of vanity’.  He’s a healthy weight, fit, opinionated, confident … Continue reading

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Super Lean Strength Workouts

So, I’ve been doing my Body Shock Power Workouts 3 times a week, for just over 3 weeks now, and as with anything, I like to improve it and make it easier to remember. I did have 6 workouts made … Continue reading

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Supersize vs Superskinny :-O

I was watching the Channel 4 programme, Supersize vs Superskinny last night.  A programme where they show two extreme examples of an overweight and an underweight person. It details their diets and gets the individuals to swap their diets and … Continue reading

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Two Week Food Test Results!

Two weeks ago I changed what I ate and started my Two Week Food Test.  I did this in order to: Challenge myself to try new foods and come away from the habitual norm of my diet. See what impact eating … Continue reading

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Want to lose weight?

I’m reading Why we get fat: and what to do about it, by Gary Taubes, (I got the audiobook infact), and thought I’d share some of the ideas within it: If you want to lose weight, it’s less about reducing how … Continue reading

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What an extra 20 calories a day will do…

I’m listening to an audiobook just now that my Dad recommended me: Why we get fat and what to do about it by Gary Taubes. Here’s an interesting bit from it. 20 calories. Just an extra 20 calories, a bite … Continue reading

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‘Lazybones’ or ‘Motivated’?

A month into the year and you may be wondering why you aren’t seeing results of your increased effort as part of your new years resolution.  You may want to give up… well think again and read this: I used … Continue reading

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Wk41: Weigh in

I’m a suprising 9 stone 4 this week… :-O  Body fat is reduced to 22.4% and water up to 56.6%.  Looks like all this cardio (with no weights) is working to reduce body fat/weight – now I really am the … Continue reading

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Wk39 Weight

9st 6. 23% body fat, 56.3% water BP: 103/72, 62

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