Tag archives: fitness

Class Review: Engine at Forest House

Class reviews are backkkk for 2024! Recently I was invited to spend a day at Forest House in Watford and took part in one of their classes, Engine. Designed by Coach Amy, the Functional Fitness classes are the perfect way to fit in a great workout, no matter how much time you have. With varying […]

Training for Hyrox – Tips from Our Community

Hyrox is back in London on 25th and 26th of November, so we’re on hand to provide you with some insider information on how to tackle this mega event. For those of you who may not know, HYROX combines both running & functional workout stations, where participants run 1km, followed by 1 functional workout station, […]

Nutrition Strategies for Running a Half Marathon

Running a half marathon is no easy feat! It requires strength, determination and a whole lot of high-quality fuel.

With the Royal Parks Half Marathon just around the corner and having done it myself, we thought it would be the perfect time to share our top nutritional strategies you should implement around running a half marathon.

Class Review: Manor, SW1

FFF Class reviews are BACK! We’re here to give you our monthly lowdown on some of the top spots around London! First up is Manor! Manor, SW1 Back in August, myself and some of the FFF crew threw ourselves into a lunchtime “Sweat & Connect” session at Manor in Victoria. The Sweat and Connect sessions […]

What is Heart Rate Variability?

Heart rate variability, (or HRV) is yet another acronym to add to our vocabulary and a data point that we can (and should?) track to help build a picture of our fitness. With the continuous development of intelligent wearable tech emerging on the market, we suddenly have all of this information at our fingertips, something […]

Sports Supplementation – Is It Worth the Hype?

Supplementating is a popular means of attempting to improve sports performance and/or training. We have previously covered how probiotics can aid in improving sports performance here, but this piece will focus on two different but very populars sports supplementation substances: creatine and caffeine. Caffeine tends to be used for an energy boost, whereas creatine is […]

How do Probiotics affect Sports Performance?

Probiotics, not to be confused with prebiotics, are live bio cultures that we can consume through a variety of different forms. Sometimes through food, like with kraut or kimchi, sometimes through drink, like with kefir, and sometimes through supplementation, normally taken in the form of capsules. We’re focussing on the use of probiotics in sports […]

Class Review: John Reed Fitness

Hey, I’m Theo, one of the Business Development Team at Fresh Fitness Food. Due to the nature of my role, I’m fortunate enough to be able to experiment with new styles of training in some of the latest and greatest facilities that London has to offer – this week was certainly no exception!  This week […]