Posts by brandnewme

Will This Make The Boat Go Faster

Will this make the boat go faster? On Sunday 24th September 2000 the British rowing team coxed mens 8 were about to start their race on Penrith Lakes at the 2000 Sydney Olympics. They hadn’t won an Olympic Gold medal since Stockholm in 1912, 88 years previously.

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It’s Not Lactic Acid

It’s not the lactic acid that forces you and your muscles to slow down or stop, it’s a build up of hydrogen ions (H+) making the muscle cells more acidic. In a process called Anaerobic Glycolysis carbohydrates are broken down to provide energy creating Pyruvate and Hydrogen ions (H+).

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The BNM Nutrition Philosophy

I recently did a post showing our trainer Emma’s stunning transformation from an overweight mum of 5 to a Personal Trainer, Transformation Specialist and Nutrition Coach who competes in physique competitions and helps others live healthy lives. Whilst the overwhelming majority of comments (over 100) were positive and saw Em’s transformation as inspirational and empowering…

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A Story About Living In The Moment

Peter and the Golden Thread – A Story About Living in the Moment This is the story of Peter and the Golden Thread. Peter was a young boy who could never live in the moment. When he was in school, he dreamed of being outside playing. When he was outside playing, he dreamed of his summer vacation.…

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Money and Muscle. Both are Worth Having

Imagine you are 30 years old and have been given $100,000 in your bank account, yippee. You decide that this money is going to remain in that bank account until your retirement, you are not going to touch it. It’s just going to sit there as your nest egg.

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