Martial arts fitness training.One to One or group instruction. Great For Losing Weight and Increasing Your Strength and Fitness While Learning Martial Art Skills.


 There is strong evidence to support the fact that both flavouring water and adding small amounts of glucose and sodium to a hypotonic solution can lead to substantially increased levels of voluntary drinking, which can therefore result in an exercising individual maintaining a better level of hydration than if water alone were consumed.

 Exercise may protect osteoarthritis (OA) joints indirectly by helping control body weight. It has been observed that OA progresses more rapidly in overweight individuals. One study found that weight loss in middle-aged or older women significantly reduced the incidence of symptomatic OA of the knee.

Theory has it that the bigger the signal, the more electrical activity in the particular muscle, the stronger the contractions and the more effective the exercise. These studies showed that the three best exercises for the abdominal muscle are the bicycle crunch, the hanging knee raise and the crunch on an exercise ball.



Eating healthy has never been easier than it is today, but it has also never been more difficult. Thanks to innovations in technology and transportation, fresh fruits and vegetables are available year-round. Leaner meats and meat alternatives are easily accessible. Manufacturers offer reduced-fat, reduced-sugar, and reduced-sodium products for almost any meal, snack, or dessert. Even fast-food restaurants and convenience stores carry food items that are lower in fat and higher in nutritional value.


Many view a healthy lifestyle as something difficult to attain--and something that's not much fun. Traditional diets have taught us that to lose weight, we must count calories, keep track of everything we eat, and deprive ourselves by limiting the amount--and kinds--of foods we eat. Diets tell us exactly what and how much food to eat, regardless of our preferences and individual relationships with hunger and satiety. Dieting can help us lose weight (fat, muscle, and water) in the short term but is so unnatural and so unrealistic that it can never become a lifestyle that we can live with, let alone enjoy! While very few diets teach healthy low-fat shopping, cooking, and dining-out strategies, many offer unrealistic recommendations and encourage health-threatening restrictions. Even more important, diets don't teach us the safest, most effective ways to exercise; they don't teach us how to deal with our cravings and our desires, or how to attend to our feelings of hunger and fullness. Eventually, we become tired of the complexity, the hunger, the lack of flavor, the lack of flexibility, the lack of energy, and the feeling of deprivation. We quit our diets and gain back the weight we've lost; sometimes we gain even more!


Good nutrition can make its greatest impact by helping you to recover between training sessions. Improvements in performance are primarily the result of your body's adaptation to the stress of intensive training. With consistent training comes adaptation, with adaptation comes improvement. So it is important that you pay attention to your eating habits 365 days of the year and not just on training days. One of the prime considerations is that your diet meets the demands placed upon your body by training. In particular, you must consume sufficient energy in the form of carbohydrates to maintain the stores of energy within the muscles. Low carbohydrates intakes while you are training hard can only result in low muscle glycogen stores.

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