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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

If Africa is not for sissies, then the Absa Cape Epic is probably the mountain bike race that best embodies this trait. It’s all about a tough route and tough riders – after all, it is the world’s premier mountain bike race. This year, it was held from 17 –

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

Halle Berry | Longevity LIVE

Actress Halle Berry’s Instagram page is a fitness realm filled with images of the actress working out alongside her trainer Peter Lee Thomas. Each post displays a new chapter in her fitness journey and her latest post showed her working out with gym equipment that Thomas had recently introduced her

fitness | Longevity LIVE

Are you excited about the year ahead? There are so many fitness trends to try! Last year, we saw cross training styles based on functional exercises gain momentum. Athletic Body Conditioning – a combination of body weight training, weightlifting, and choreographed movements using simple equipment – was also quite popular. So

move [longevity live]

Move your body with intention this year instead of doing it purely for the sake of burning calories. This will act as a more sustainable method of keeping your body in shape and one you’ll benefit from mentally. As we headstrong into the new year, health becomes one of our

tai chi | Longevity LIVE

An ancient Chinese discipline, tai chi has been adopted as an effective and beneficial tool for both mind and body. Consisting of a series of slow, fluid movements and deep breathing, tai chi is a form of exercise that places emphasis on stretching and strength training. It incorporates the idea of yin/yang

Metabolism is a chemical reaction that occurs within our cells, in order to maintain life. While metabolism is often associated with weight loss, keeping it at a healthy rate can help to maintain general health in regards to sleep, mood and energy levels. However, lifestyle factors can affect our metabolic

stretch | Longevity LIVE

While they may be reluctant to try a yoga class due to common misconceptions about the need for flexibility, runners could benefit from performing downward facing dog. Although extremely beneficial, running can cause a few health concerns. Not only do some runners actually neglect other muscle groups, but the repetitive

weights | Longevity LIVE

When one thinks of weights, they think of big bulking muscles reminiscent of bodybuilders and professional wrestlers. While appealing for some women, other women prefer to be not just strong but lean as well. Weight training continues to be an often discarded form of exercise due to common misconceptions about