Exercise

  • London 2012's finest physiques in action

    First and foremost we admire them for their sporting prowess and devotion to their discipline. During London 2012 they've demonstrated world-class sporting excellence and kept crowds on the edges of...

  • Stretch towards a better posture

    Think about how you wake up every morning. Together with the well-known yawns – not to mention the sleepy, usually unattractive morning face – that moment when you stretch out...

  • Cycle your way to a healthier life

    There are, quite frankly, some exercises which are just not appealing. But cycling is usually an enticing and pleasant sport for people of all ages. What’s more, it boasts a...

  • Top 10 tips to start running wild

    With the London Marathon coming up on April 22, and the Olympic Games 2012 in July, are you inspired to get training? Our expert advice will help you take a...

  • The best time to exercise

    So, this is it: this time you're determined to exercise, and determined to make it count. After all, exercise is good for your figure and, even more important, it's good...

  • Getting your figure back after the summer

    Even if you spent the run-up to the summer focused on your personal 'operation bikini', the chances are you've returned to the fray only to find you've brought back a...

  • Skating: wheely good exercise!

    The summer's beginning to wind down, but there should still be time to get in some outdoor exercise, and skating – with either in-line or quad skates – is both...
  • Biking to beauty

    In the battle for firm thighs and shapely legs your bike can be your best ally. As you push on those pedals, you're working out the lower body muscles –...
  • On your bike!

    Cycling is one of the healthiest and cheapest forms of exercise, and yet we tend to relegate it to summer weekends with the kids or a turn on the exercise...
  • Fancy a walk on the beach?

    What could be more relaxing than a barefoot walk along a sandy beach? Besides being a treat for the senses, this simple pleasure is actually a very healthy option that...
  • Stop the sag

    Sagging skin affects some parts of the body in particular: buttocks, breasts, arms and especially the abdomen. These are the areas where loss of skin tone is especially noticeable. But...