Is the latest fitness craze from Sweden going to take off in 2018 ? Originating from Sweden, ‘plogging’ is jogging combined with litter collection. The term “plogging” comes from a mixture of jogging and the Swedish “plocka upp”, which means to pick up. In essence plogging involves running around with a bin bag and a pair of gloves collecting litter at the same time. It is thought to have started around 2016 in Sweden but now is starting to appear [...]
According to research by Nuffield Health more than 50% of Brits dont know what to do in a gym. In a study of 2000 adults around one fifth dont know how to use common gym machinery such as treadmills, stair climbers and cross trainers. Around 23% are embarrassed to use gym equipment whilst 25% of people are too embarrassed to ask for help which them In addition, a quarter of those polled are too shy to ask for help, [...]
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Commuters of the future could shed weight by leaping onto an exercise bike on their train to work. Deutsche Bahn, the state-owned German railway company, has unveiled “Idea Train” which could revolutionise conventional travel. For millions of people, the time spent on commuting is time lost, but not on this train, according to Süddeutsche Zeitung.
Fitness trackers are gaining in popularity. These devices not only record your activity but can also analyse your sleep patterns and much more. Many companies have entered the fitness band market including Fitbit, Apple, Samsung, Mi Fit, Garmin and many more. Read more here
Weight lifting and resistance work is essential to burn body fat. By building muscle, you boost your basal metabolic rate, meaning you burn more calories over the course of the day even when you’re not exercising. When it comes to lifting weights, ensuring correct technique is crucial. Not only will you get the results you want, but you’re more likely to avoid injury too. Read More
Come and see Ultimate Fit at the Holiday Park and Resort Innovation Show – 8TH & 9TH Nov, NEC Birmingham. Holiday Park & Resort Innovation is Europe’s leading event dedicated to providing the country’s most ambitious holiday park and resort owners and managers with the best advice, services and products needed to make their holiday business stand out from the rest and become the idyllic getaway! For more information see http://www.holidayparkshow.co.uk
Ultimate Fit is now stocking a range of Urban gym equipment including exercise cycles, treadmills, crosstrainers, weights, resistance machines and much more all at great prices. See the Urban range here.
Join us at the Fitness Trade Show and the Birmingham National Exhibition Centre 12th-13th September. See our range of Urban fitness equipment including treadmills, resistance machines, exercise cycles and much more. Ultimate Fit will be on stand C54