Tag Archive for: Health

Fit Mind Matters
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The (Pedal) Power of Unexpected Friendship

Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another: 'What! You too? I thought I was the only one.' - C.S. Lewis Generally, I enjoy spending time alone, and I believe that it's healthy to be content in your own company.…
Fit Mind Matters
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Don’t Know What to do with Your Life? That’s Ok

I remember the song "Everybody's Free (To Wear Sunscreen)" by Baz Luhrmann coming out in 1999/2000 and absolutely loving it. It was totally different to anything I ever heard before. If you haven't heard this song then please go and listen…
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Health and Fitness Myths

A lot of "evidence" regularly does the sounds suggesting things about health and fitness that are very widely believed. Today, we thought we'd look at a couple of them and some real evidence to debunk these myths. Morning Workouts are best It…
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Happy Christmas from Team PTI!

We just wanted to take this opportunity to wish everyone we have worked with this year a very Happy Christmas from all of us here at Team PTI! This year has had its challenges for everyone and sometimes it can feel like it's not worth celebrating…
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Music in Workouts

This week, we want to take a look at a conversation that a lot of people have had in recent years and see what existing research says about it. So, are there any actual, real world benefits to the use of music while you are working out or training? Research: Hallett…
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Importance of Strength and Conditioning

This week, we want to take a look at why strength and conditioning training is such an important part of general fitness and also take a look at some of the research and books that exist around this topic. We encourage you to always be researching…
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Habit-Breaking

Intro: This last year, we have seen an incredible increase in what is known as Habit-Breaking Behaviour. This is the conscious effort to try and reduce or eliminate any behaviour seen by the person themselves as negative. Here, I will lay…

PTI Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training

In January 2021 we will be launching the new version of our PTI Diploma in Gym Instructing and Personal Training in line with the new UK Standards set out by CIMSPA. This is an incredible opportunity for anyone who is looking to get involved…
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ACE Fitness

On our most recent Podcast, Naomi had a chat with Anthony J. Wall from ACE Fitness about his nonlinear journey in the health and fitness industry and how research based qualifications are essential! The American Council on Exercise is a non-profit…