5 training tips for weight loss

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(in no specific order)

1) always incorporate legs training into your exercise programme (best exercise for weight loss in the gym is heavy barbell squats)

2) don’t just do long steady state cardio. Try at least 2 sessions a week of either, hill sprints, interval training or circuit style training.

3) always choose compound over isolation movements. Examples of this would be bench press over a fly or deadlifts over hamstring curls.

4) choose functional movements over machines. Ie freeweights including all the major movement patterns (push, pull, bend, squat. Lunge, twist)

And finally….

5) rest is very important for results. Aim for at least 7 hrs sleep a night..

Peter Gaffney

Peter has had fitness running through his veins his whole life. Having grown up in sunny Australia, sport was instilled from a very young age. Now living and owning a personal training company in London Peter combines his love of fitness with his proven methods to get client results every time.

Peter has had fitness running through his veins his whole life. Having grown up in sunny Australia, sport was instilled from a very young age. Now living and owning a personal training company in London Peter combines his love of fitness with his proven methods to get client results every time.