Do your own thing – Carin McCoy

My Name is Carin and I’m a Body Positive Athlete. 6 years ago, after having my children and dealing with a condition called Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, I thought it’s time to move off the sidelines and get involved in my life. I wasn’t comfortable being on the sidelines anymore. So, that brought me to my […]

Return to Exercise after Birth

Today on the blog we are joined by Lauren Atlee from Lifestyle Physio in Cronulla and we are lucky enough to have her share some expertise on returning to exercise after birth. Returning to exercise after having a baby is something that we are often asked about in the clinic. New mums want to know when they can start exercising, […]

4 Tips To Get The Best Results In The Gym!

1.  Set Goals which focus on what your body is capable of doing, not just what it looks like! Even if your overall goal is to change the way your body looks, that will come too when you focus on goals which challenge and motivate you each time you train. They can be short term […]

Ever wondered what it’s like to become an IRONMAN?

Today is a month since race day, and I finally feel ready to put my experience into words. My lead up to race day was filled with the same mixed emotions- nervous and yet super excited. I still cannot believe I was lucky enough to win my entry from the wonderful team at Womens Running […]

Why Exercise is Important for Everyone

Exercise is a powerful tool that can be used to increase the quality of life for everyone. I’m not just talking about athletes either, I’m talking about everyone from children to the elderly and everyone in between. The benefits of exercise are enormous and can improve the obvious things we hear about everyday such as […]

Women and Weight Lifting – Two Big Myths Busted!


Today we hear from Personal Trainer Sarah Bremner on a hot topic! Myth—Lifting weights will not help me to lose body fat, only cardio will. This is completely untrue. In fact if a decrease in body fat is your goal, weight training is going to have a huge impact on the achieving this! Increasing your […]

Why Rest Days Are Essential..

After finally getting my mojo back and training for the last 6 days straight, today is my scheduled rest day. When I’m filled with enthusiasm and commitment as I am currently for my training, having a rest day feels like the end of the world. I spend all my free time wishing I could go […]

From Bub to Fit Mumma.. Here’s how you can do it too!

We are super excited to bring you these awesome tips from our new RF Fit Mumma Kylah Edwards! So you want to get fit, get active, feel good, and be happy after having a baby..? But how oh how do you find the time to workout? The first thing you need to do is shift […]

8 Life Lessons Through Running

Some wise words from our new RF Crew fit chick Donna Spowart from http://mindbodysoultransformation.com/  <3 1. One Step at a Time As in life, running reminds us that if we just keep going – one foot in front of the other – then we will reach our desired destination. It won’t always be as fast […]