120km For The Scottish Association for Mental Health.
Last month I decided to sign a team up for a pretty big challenge which is to cycle 120km in a closed road event in September. This very exciting event is called Tour O The Borders and will take place in the Scottish town of Peebles.
Every year I like to do something pretty cool for charity, last year myself and a few clients slept out in Princess Street Gardens with 9,000 participant to raise money for Social Bite. It turned out to be one of the coldest nights of the winter with temperatures getting to a rather chilly -11 degrees.
This challenge will be a little different, but equally as rewarding, as we look to raise as much money as possible for SamH and the Brewgooder Foundation.
Don’t get me wrong. Helping people with their mental health is well out of my scope. This article is not for you if you have a diagnosed problem that needs medical attention. However, everybody experiences lower or higher levels of stress and anxiety in their work and/family life.
If these become chronic they can lead to a variety of long term health problems. The aim of this article is to help you find ways to combat and overcome everyday stress with the help of lifestyle hacks so when the next situation arises your body will be more equipped to cope with it.
Free Your Mind & The Rest Will Follow
Energy is everything and it takes forms in different patterns, your fitness programme being one of them. Whenever you commit to something you invest energy in it and yourself, you feel good about doing whatever feels good for you, as you have an exalted vision of yourself you want to get to and following that vision feels positive.
The Edinburgh Marathon Festival is finally here! If you are one of the many people who have been training for months to challenge your body and mind this weekend, you my feel increasing excitement and anticipation, especially if you have never run a marathon before.
When you have a fitness goal you’d like to achieve, like losing X amount of weight or becoming leaner and having nice, shaped muscle tone, the first thing you should ask yourself is “why that goal is important to me”. Knowing the purpose of your fitness journey may compel you to stretch further in the process than you would otherwise do.
25 Minute Conditioning AMRAP Workout
What the heck is an "AMRAP" I hear you say. AMRAP means "as many reps as possible" and is a great way to test your conditioning, endurance and of course your mental toughness into your workouts.
I have a comical friend who likes to tell people when he's somewhat challenged that he is "perfect and improving". I like his state of satisfaction with the way his life is going, and his proud philosophy of how everything is getting better, yet right where it's meant to be
How often have you heard that you should cut back on your sugar intake or cut it out completely to get weight loss results? Besides many other extreme advice, one of today's bad guy seems to be the sugar. I'll discuss why you should ignore that advice an instead focus on the foundation of weight loss success in this article.
We’ve all been there. You finally feel you are on the right track with your fitness, you hit the gym regularly and feel you are heading somewhere. Then one morning you wake up with a sore throat and blocked nose and it feels like the whole world has conspired against you. What do you do? Get on your workout gear and carry on as usual or stay at home and hide under the duvet?
7 Top Tips To Help You Get The Most Out Of Raising Your Vibration.
According to the Law of Resonance, all energy in the universe is vibrating at various frequencies. Normally invisible thoughts and emotions as well as our physical selves are too made up of these different frequencies which are relatively higher or lower to different aspects of life. For example, we may vibrate at a high vibration at the thought of a tasty green smoothie, or a lower vibration at the thought of 'have to’s and ‘should do’s’.
My name is Calumn, founder of CD Fitness. You’ll find me in and around the gym and helping like minded people get the results they deserve. I enjoy everything from keeping fit, yoga, snowboarding, coffee and making people happy. If you would like to be apart of the bigger community join my Facebook group, Healthy Living With CD Fitness Coaching is a must.