fitness

age [longevity live]

Age is just a number that most of us hear whenever the time calls for another birthday celebration. Or are you the non-celebratory type? Either way, age is a natural part of life and we must all go through different phases. Having said that, we need to keep fit and

virgin Active | Longevity LIVE

Virgin Active South Africa is giving away 12 training sessions with a personal trainer to one lucky winner – and it could be you! Submit your details below in the competition and win! T’s and C’s apply. Competition terms and conditions • All participants must be over the age of

protein powder | Longevity LIVE

You hit the gym, eat plenty of fruit and veggies, get your rest and take advantage of some many men’s skincare products now on the market. It’s all part of a healthy lifestyle that should leave you looking and feeling your best, right? You’d think so, but if you’re regularly

Wimbledon | Longevity LIVE

Wimbledon is coming to an end and as usual it has been thrilling.    While each of the world’s top tennis players gives their all during the world’s biggest tennis tournament, we’re breaking down how they prioritize their health and well-being both on and off the court. Wimbledon Player’s Health Secrets

male quest [longevity live]

The male quest to look more muscular and get broader shoulders or quadriceps seems to be a growing trend. Worldwide more men are highly interested in the way that they look. It’s funny because we don’t talk about men and beauty very often. In addition, we certainly don’t address the

yoga | Longevity LIVE

Often than not, life can get busy and stressful – leaving no room for one to maintain an active lifestyle. There just doesn’t seem enough time in the day for you to grab your trainers and head off to the gym. However, you don’t need to carve out an hour

EMS | Longevity LIVE

Look up EMS training and you’ll find it hailed by one lean and lithe celebrity after the other, including Heidi Klum, Elizabeth Hurley, and Madonna. But can you really replace your five-times-a-week, hour-long gym sessions with just 20 minutes of electronic muscle stimulation and simple resistance movements? As it turns

running | Longevity LIVE

Running is a favorable form of exercising because it’s easy, free and a great calorie burner. Unfortunately, while this form of exercise is the most beginner-friendly way to keep fit and it requires no special instruction, there are things that one needs to be mindful of if they want to

fitness regime | Longevity LIVE

Take a deep breath, Lorraine tells herself quietly; it will all be fine. She exhales slowly and moves through the revolving doors of the gym, swipes her brand-new gym card and smiles nervously at the receptionist. Descending the steps, she tries to remember whether it is better to use heavy

On a cold and cloudy Friday morning in August, we were whisked away from Joburg’s grey, smog-covered skies and neatly deposited in a previously-hidden world near Franschhoek. Here, wellness, healthy living and holistic medicine rules the day, and this is how we spent our weekend. Yes, this was real life.