Author Archives : Alive Health


Circuits with Joe (Starting October 9th)

A circuit training class incorporating kettlebells, free weights, battle ropes, and bodyweight exercises. The mixture of cardio and weighted exercises will blast fat and sculpt muscles. In this class, you will work up a sweat; improve your physique and muscular endurance. Starting Wednesday 9th October and every Wednesday following @ […]


Latin Jazz Fitness with Marta Scott

Latin Jazz Fitness: A Fun Dance class for all ages, abilities and genders incorporating the infections Latin Jazz sounds so you can learn to dance and get fit in a very relaxing atmosphere!!! Wear comfortable clothes and no partners necessary! Come along! All WELCOME!! Every Thursday at 1.30pm with Marta Scott “Marta […]


BRAAAINS!!!

On Wednesday 31st October (Halloween) Alive Fitness & Natural health hosted ‘Brawn for BRAAAINS’ which included a full day of Halloween themed fitness classes, spooktacular decorations, a cake sale, raffle and other treats, with all proceeds going to The National Brain Appeal. The charity has special meaning for one of our […]


Vinyasa Flow Yoga with Justine

Every Monday and Friday This Vinyasa flow Yoga class focuses on finding balance and flexibility through strength. Vinyasa flow allows you to combine breath and movement to open and strengthen muscles to feel centred and relaxed. Justine Simon is our resident Vinyasa Flow teacher at Alive Gym Studio teaching on […]


Super 10 with Joseph

Super 10 every Thursday at 10am Super 10 With a range of exercise techniques that includes aerobics, resistance training, and floor work. You will be encouraged to complete 10 repetitions of each exercise, for 3 sets. It is a fun class that is suitable for all ages and all fitness […]


Core & Stretch with Jenny Dunn

Using poses and exercises from Pilates, yoga, and her own experience, Jenny will guide you through this relaxing yet challenging class. You will be invited to work at your own level to strengthen your core muscles and improve your posture. This may be particularly helpful if you have any injuries […]


A Superhero at Alive

Our very own Superman Joe Addison completed his latest challenge this weekend, 24 hours on a spin bike. Throughout the 24 hours, he taught 12 themed spin classes, all to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. Joe been fundraising for Macmillan Cancer Support since 2010 after his dad passed away. […]


You and Food

Diet: You are what you absorb. We are all different and so it is each of us that is responsible for our state of health, and that includes our diet and what we eat. What is eaten is as important if not more important than the exercise we do. Whether […]


Vegetarian & Vegan Diets

Vegetarian & Vegan Diets Vegetarians may occasionally add animal produce into their diets as they are able to get their ‘complete proteins’ from the likes of fish, eggs, and dairy products. In a vegan diet, no animal products are consumed at all and their diets consist mostly of incomplete proteins so it is important that […]


Paleo Chair

Paleo chair is a simple, yet effective way of stretching out through the hips and the lower back. Mobility for the modern human is something which is lacking due to our lifestyles. Many of us work office jobs, sat down on chairs, hunched over. Over time, our nervous systems and […]