We carve out time for ourselves

By Fred

What came first: business or love? Love came first. We have known each other for almost eleven years and have been married for seven years. So What’s  our best advice for balancing our work and love lives? We make sure to constantly carve out time for ourselves. Both of us have our own lives outside…

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Adam’s Journey

By Fred

About Adam “I lost 6kg’s of fat in less than 6 weeks with my trainer on Fred! The 6 week challenge allowed me to accomplish what I thought was impossible. My trainer has been AMAZING – there for me every step of the way!! From the moment I started the program, my trainer helped me…

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5 simple tips to get your legs to grow

By Fred

This picture of me dropping my shorts was taken in February just before my 53rd Birthday and whilst some readers may find this shot gross I can tell you that training your legs ad training them hard is one of the most important aspects too your overall health and fitness ! The simple hack is…

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Adrian REALFIT success story

By Fred

Thanks to our Realfit Trainer Holly not only has Adrian packed on muscle but he has also pain free especially in his back. Whilst seemingly trivial statistics, they go a long way to highlighting women’s ability to focus their attention on the task at hand, particularly in a stereo typically male-focused arena such as training…

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NEVER QUIT

By Fred

I learned a long time ago that “The only way to lose is to quit”.   As long as you continue to make the effort and test and measure your results, you have not lost and your still in the game. Everyone experiences setbacks yep even me . However, those who achieve the most experience the…

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Ladies Listen to YOUR Body -Portion sizes !

By Fred

Everyone women that  I train has different strengths, weaknesses, and eating patterns. I tell my ladies that you will only become successful when you learn to respond to your own feelings and not to what someone else says is right for you. It is critical that you learn how to be aware of and attend to both feelings…

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Conquering Your Sweet Tooth Cravings

By Fred

here are 3 tips that will limit cravings, and over-all sugar consumption: 1. Focus on Protein: often times when we craves sweets it’s because we are lacking protein. Remember, serotonin is made from an amino acid (the building blocks that make up protein). PLUS, sugar alone causes your insulin, or blood sugar levels, to shoot up and then…

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Focus on the NOW and not the all or nothing approach !

By Fred

Have you ever started a weight loss or exercise plan, veered off course, and then decided you’ve already “blown it”, so might as well continue being “bad” and start over on Monday? If so, you’re not alone. It’s very common. Instead of straying from the plan on Friday night and then getting right back on track…

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Fibrous carbs very effective for fat loss !

By Fred

Did you know that fibrous carbs are extremely beneficial for 4 reasons: a.) they are low in calories, b.) they are high in fiber, c.) they have almost no adverse affects on insulin, and d.) they are loaded with vitamins and minerals and other nutrients that fight off illness and disease. So then why shouldn’t…

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How to be a successful maintainer

By Fred

MY TOP 5 TIPS TO BE A SUCCESSFUL MAINTAINER 1. Increase your total daily activity level, including formal exercise as well as sports, physical work or recreational activity. Exercise improves weight loss, but more importantly, it is critical for weight maintenance. 2. Decrease sedentary recreational activities by cutting back on TV watching, computer games and…

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