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#Fitness

# fitness - Friday 18 August, 2017

Let's take it outside! Go green with your fitness routine and make use of the great outdoors
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Let's take it outside! Go green with your fitness routine and make use of the great outdoors

Aug 18th 2017, 7:00 AM 3,291 Views 0 Comments

‘In today’s world of technology, long office hours and stressful lifestyles, it’s as if we have all forgotten how to play,’ writes Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Thursday 17 August, 2017

A great workout starts with a great warm up! But don't just warm up, RAMP up
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A great workout starts with a great warm up! But don't just warm up, RAMP up

Aug 17th 2017, 7:30 AM 4,583 Views 0 Comments

Personal trainer Dean Merton shares some in-depth advice.

# fitness - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

This fitness blogger is trying to bust the perception that low calories means healthy
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This fitness blogger is trying to bust the perception that low calories means healthy

Aug 15th 2017, 1:40 PM 9,302 Views 7 Comments

Lucy Mountain posts food comparisons to prove there’s no such thing as healthy and unhealthy foods.

The four-in-one combo! Short and sharp workouts to do with little time and equipment
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The four-in-one combo! Short and sharp workouts to do with little time and equipment

Aug 15th 2017, 6:00 AM 5,817 Views 0 Comments

Get bang for your buck with these circuits!

# fitness - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'It starts the minute they get back to the dressing room': Recharging Ireland on a 3-day World Cup turnaround
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# Recovery

'It starts the minute they get back to the dressing room': Recharging Ireland on a 3-day World Cup turnaround

Aug 10th 2017, 6:51 PM 3,915 Views 0 Comments

After a massively physical clash with Australia, today was a day for loosening up in the pool and catching up on calories.

Fit and healthy, but clinically obese: The problem with body mass index
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From The42
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Fit and healthy, but clinically obese: The problem with body mass index

Aug 10th 2017, 7:00 AM 10,640 Views 3 Comments

‘BMI has good utility in measuring health and disease risk in larger populations, but it alone does not determine your individual health,’ writes Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

All in your head! 3 questions to ask yourself before setting foot in the gym
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All in your head! 3 questions to ask yourself before setting foot in the gym

Aug 9th 2017, 8:00 AM 6,649 Views 8 Comments

Painting a clear mental picture before attacking your goals head-on is hugely important, writes personal trainer Dean Merton.

# fitness - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Day by day, mile by mile, keep on building towards the 2017 Dublin City Marathon
# Making Progress
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# Making Progress

Day by day, mile by mile, keep on building towards the 2017 Dublin City Marathon

Aug 8th 2017, 4:37 PM 3,152 Views 0 Comments

There’s a half-marathon on your agenda very soon.

6 simple habits to make sure that you drink enough water
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# High Quality H20

6 simple habits to make sure that you drink enough water

Aug 8th 2017, 10:16 AM 9,985 Views 2 Comments

Staying hydrated is one of the basics. David Last explains how to get it right.

# fitness - Thursday 3 August, 2017

Diseased, broken and fatter than ever: How the health and fitness industry is failing us
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Diseased, broken and fatter than ever: How the health and fitness industry is failing us

Aug 3rd 2017, 12:00 PM 25,242 Views 42 Comments

‘At its core, the health and fitness industry exists to help others, but we’re doing a pretty poor job of it,’ writes personal trainer Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

From not working hard enough to lack of honesty: 5 reasons you might not be seeing results
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From The42
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From not working hard enough to lack of honesty: 5 reasons you might not be seeing results

Aug 2nd 2017, 8:38 PM 9,305 Views 1 Comment

Personal trainer Dean Merton shares his opinion.

# fitness - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

5 key fitness areas every rugby, GAA, and football player should focus on
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# Checklist

5 key fitness areas every rugby, GAA, and football player should focus on

Aug 1st 2017, 7:00 AM 20,994 Views 0 Comments

Fitness trainer David Last takes you through the checklist you can’t afford to ignore.

# fitness - Sunday 30 July, 2017

12 things you'll understand if you're a reformed gym phobe
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12 things you'll understand if you're a reformed gym phobe

Jul 30th 2017, 1:00 PM 6,069 Views 2 Comments

Feel the burn.

# fitness - Thursday 27 July, 2017

Sleep while you're alive! Lack of it negatively affects our bodies and there's one simple solution
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From The42
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Sleep while you're alive! Lack of it negatively affects our bodies and there's one simple solution

Jul 27th 2017, 9:35 PM 11,185 Views 6 Comments

Personal trainer Dean Merton shares his advice.

# fitness - Wednesday 26 July, 2017

The Curragh is a formidable opponent but if at first you don't succeed, try, try again
# By Hook Or By Crook
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# By Hook Or By Crook

The Curragh is a formidable opponent but if at first you don't succeed, try, try again

Jul 26th 2017, 3:45 PM 6,310 Views 0 Comments

Here’s the third of your fortnightly blogs as we build up to the Dublin City Marathon in October.

# fitness - Tuesday 25 July, 2017

Not sure what to do in the gym? Here's a 60-minute basic workout that ticks all the boxes
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# Fitness

Not sure what to do in the gym? Here's a 60-minute basic workout that ticks all the boxes

Jul 25th 2017, 9:19 PM 19,519 Views 3 Comments

Personal trainer David Last talks you through your next workout from start to finish.

# fitness - Friday 21 July, 2017

Don't feel the burn! Your core and the enduring myth of spot reduction
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From The42
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Don't feel the burn! Your core and the enduring myth of spot reduction

Jul 21st 2017, 4:12 PM 5,314 Views 6 Comments

‘There is no magical exercise that will result in the elusive six pack,’ writes personal trainer Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Going back to basics: 10 of the most important things to get right in your diet
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From The42
# Fitness

Going back to basics: 10 of the most important things to get right in your diet

Jul 18th 2017, 12:40 PM 10,024 Views 6 Comments

Personal trainer David Last has 10 nutrition tips you should take on board.

# fitness - Sunday 16 July, 2017

'There were nights I couldn't sleep because I was thinking about the obstacles in our way'
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# TJ Reid

'There were nights I couldn't sleep because I was thinking about the obstacles in our way'

Jul 16th 2017, 9:00 AM 27,506 Views 5 Comments

Twelve months after first floating the idea of opening a new commercial gym in Kilkenny, TJ Reid shows The42 around his state-of-the-art facility.

# fitness - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Train hard, eat well and rest - when the results don't add up it's time to reassess your goals
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Train hard, eat well and rest - when the results don't add up it's time to reassess your goals

Jul 13th 2017, 10:59 AM 5,746 Views 0 Comments

Chasing goals such as a number on the scales is often a misplaced attempt at conforming to societal pressure, writes personal trainer Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

How to put together an effective home workout training programme
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From The42
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How to put together an effective home workout training programme

Jul 12th 2017, 1:48 PM 3,865 Views 1 Comment

If you can’t make it to the gym, there is always the option of training in the comfort of your own home, explains personal trainer Dean Merton.

Ireland ranks in the middle in a new study of the world's laziest countries
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Ireland ranks in the middle in a new study of the world's laziest countries

Jul 12th 2017, 10:34 AM 24,639 Views 38 Comments

The average number of steps worldwide per day was 4,961.

# fitness - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

Quality beats quantity and 14 other top training tips for the gym
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From The42
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Quality beats quantity and 14 other top training tips for the gym

Jul 11th 2017, 6:30 AM 6,171 Views 1 Comment

David Last looks at some of the most basic but effective advice you can take on board.

# fitness - Monday 10 July, 2017

It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!
# You've Still Got Time
From The42
# You've Still Got Time

It's still not too late to begin training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon!

Jul 10th 2017, 4:08 PM 3,147 Views 2 Comments

We’re just under 16 weeks out from the big event and if you start now, you can make it to the start line.

# fitness - Thursday 6 July, 2017

3 tips to aid injury prevention when you're in the gym
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From The42
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3 tips to aid injury prevention when you're in the gym

Jul 6th 2017, 6:36 PM 5,865 Views 4 Comments

The purpose of training should be to make you function better, not break you down, writes personal trainer Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

5 common hurdles you'll have to overcome in your training
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From The42
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5 common hurdles you'll have to overcome in your training

Jul 4th 2017, 10:41 AM 5,386 Views 0 Comments

You’re going to suffer setbacks along the way but personal trainer David Last has advice on how to get back on the wagon.

# fitness - Sunday 2 July, 2017

Living in the fast lane, both on and off the track: A day in the life of Ciara Mageean
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From The42
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Living in the fast lane, both on and off the track: A day in the life of Ciara Mageean

Jul 2nd 2017, 8:15 AM 3,942 Views 7 Comments

The Olympian shares her training regime, nutrition plan and talks life in general.

# fitness - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Are you achieving your fitness goals? 3 keys to making progress in and outside the gym
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From The42
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Are you achieving your fitness goals? 3 keys to making progress in and outside the gym

Jun 29th 2017, 12:28 PM 6,242 Views 1 Comment

Sarah Cremen’s latest fitness column is here.

# fitness - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Stay on the wagon! Top tips to keep on track fitness-wise this summer
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From The42
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Stay on the wagon! Top tips to keep on track fitness-wise this summer

Jun 27th 2017, 6:30 AM 4,504 Views 0 Comments

At the end of the day, do what makes you happy, writes personal trainer David Last.

# fitness - Monday 26 June, 2017

The time to start training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon is NOW!
# Lace Them Up
From The42
# Lace Them Up

The time to start training for the 2017 Dublin City Marathon is NOW!

Jun 26th 2017, 3:17 PM 7,039 Views 4 Comments

The event takes place in the capital on Sunday 29 October.

# fitness - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Time is everything as Ireland's World Cup countdown gathers pace
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Time is everything as Ireland's World Cup countdown gathers pace

Jun 25th 2017, 1:02 PM 4,072 Views 0 Comments

Maz Reilly tells us what it takes to get the Ireland engine room up and running.

# fitness - Friday 23 June, 2017

Pregnant 'Wonder Woman' Montano takes more baby steps
# Gone Baby Gone
From The42
# Gone Baby Gone

Pregnant 'Wonder Woman' Montano takes more baby steps

Jun 23rd 2017, 3:05 PM 42,476 Views 38 Comments

The 31-year-old shrugged off sweltering conditions to line up in the 800m heats as the US World Championship trials.

Why sleep is one of the most important things for your mental and physical health
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Why sleep is one of the most important things for your mental and physical health

Jun 23rd 2017, 10:38 AM 4,865 Views 0 Comments

These five tips will help you to improve your sleep patterns, writes personal trainer Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Tuesday 20 June, 2017

Soak up the sun! Top tips to consider when training in warm weather
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From The42
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Soak up the sun! Top tips to consider when training in warm weather

Jun 20th 2017, 11:55 AM 3,630 Views 2 Comments

From the type of training to the best time of the day to work out, personal trainer David Last shares his advice.

# fitness - Monday 19 June, 2017

A good start is half the battle: the 10-minute morning routine to set up your day
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From The42
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A good start is half the battle: the 10-minute morning routine to set up your day

Jun 19th 2017, 1:03 PM 6,208 Views 0 Comments

A busy life doesn’t mean we have to sacrifice our health, writes personal trainer Sarah Cremen.

# fitness - Sunday 18 June, 2017

'The swim has been a great way to help us cope with our grief'
# Memory
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# Memory

'The swim has been a great way to help us cope with our grief'

Jun 18th 2017, 9:30 AM 7,035 Views 0 Comments

The 12th annual Frances Thornton Memorial Galway Bay Swim takes place next month.

# fitness - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

'The way I faced up to my blindness and paralysis was just replicating what I'd learned through sport'
# Mind Over Matter
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# Mind Over Matter

'The way I faced up to my blindness and paralysis was just replicating what I'd learned through sport'

Jun 14th 2017, 7:30 AM 5,709 Views 3 Comments

We caught up with two-time Commonwealth medallist, adventurer and cure for paralysis activist Mark Pollock.

# fitness - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

5 ways to change up your fitness routine this summer
# Change It Up
From The42
# Change It Up

5 ways to change up your fitness routine this summer

Jun 13th 2017, 1:32 PM 4,683 Views 0 Comments

Get outdoors while you can, writes personal trainer David Last

# fitness - Friday 9 June, 2017

The impressive workouts Alison Brie did to get in shape for her new wrestling show
# Wooooo
From The42
# Wooooo

The impressive workouts Alison Brie did to get in shape for her new wrestling show

Jun 9th 2017, 6:16 AM 8,557 Views 4 Comments

It is real!

# fitness - Thursday 8 June, 2017

A good start is half the battle: how to make your mornings a success
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

A good start is half the battle: how to make your mornings a success

Jun 8th 2017, 7:00 AM 5,790 Views 2 Comments

The quiet hours of the morning are the perfect time to get things done, writes Personal trainer Sarah Cremen.