Are Sports Drinks Healthy?

So which one is better for us. Sports drinks or Fresh Young Coconuts?

Here we have slick advertising & big business marketing at its best!

PowerAde & Gatorade drinks are full of artificial nasties!! Colourings, flavourings, additives, processed sugar & sodium chloride…

Seriously YUCK!!

These things are all known to cause digestion issues & are not much better than soda in my opinion.

Just because sportsmen are getting paid to drink them does not mean they are healthy or optimal.

These drinks are completely synthetic based & come from a laboratory!

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How Much Protein Should I Eat?

People are often quite surprised to hear about the increase in required Protein by the body if you lift weights with any real intensity (& that can include body weight & boot camp type exercise).

When we exercise or lift weight we break down muscle tissue, what repairs muscle tissue you ask?? Protein does!

After you finish a workout you are actually weaker than when you started, what you do (rest & eat)between leaving the gym & coming back for your next workout will determine how quickly you move forward with the results everyone wants.

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Holistic Personal Trainer

WHAT IS A HOLISTIC PERSONAL TRAINER?

Often i am asked what is a Holistic Personal Trainer?

To explain it simply .. Exercise & Nutrition is only two parts of a six part wheel when it comes to health. Breathing, Hydration, Sleep & Thoughts being the others.

All six need to be looked at closely if true health, longevity, vitality & a zest for life interests you long term!

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In the photo below you see a results graph from a extensive questionnaire that most of my one on one private clients will fill in pre-training with me.

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