Songkran is something that those of us who have been blessed enough to call Thailand home for a long duration of time know what to expect every year. However, Unit-27 is so blessed to show those who are new to Thailand every year what it's all about, and that's all about having fun, and really throwing yourself into the culture of Thailand. It's Thailands most famous festival, an incredibly important event on the buddhist calendar and marks the beginning of the traditional Thai New Year! Unit-27 is renowned for throwing a good competition, but this year, we really out did ourselves, with 4 incredibly (probably oversized) "floaties", [...] Read The Story
10 Lean Habits!
Lean, strong, fit and healthy people share these common habits. It’s not luck or genetics, it’s just a series of daily choices. These choices, once integrated with your lifestyle develop into a subconscious habit which in turn keeps you lean. Pick at least 8 of these habits below and practice them daily to get lean and (most importantly) stay lean. Getting lean can be easy. You can follow a boring, restrictive meal plan for 8-12 weeks, with little understanding of how or why you’re getting leaner. Then when the diet ‘finishes’ you go back to your previous habits and with it comes the weight gain. Sound familiar? Read [...] Read The Story
Island Battleground Competition
Tiger Muay Thai held the IBG (Island Battleground Competition) last month, February 16th and 17th 2019, and we had 6 individuals from Unit-27 CrossFit Phuket attend and fly the black and white flag of Unit-27 and man did they do well: Adrian Allen & Natalie Bruynooghe Ryan Fryer & Jibby Nichapha Tamika La Toya & Wayne Simcoe Over the space of 2 days Unit-27's team went and competed amongst an elite level of athletes. With an array of workouts including complex movements from pistol squats to double-unders and max efforts on Ski Ergs and Wall Balls, all athletes that competed were pushed to their absolute limits, [...] Read The Story
5 top tips to get the most out of training at Unit-27!
One of the common mistakes keen trainees make when arriving on the Soi is thinking more is better. We understand you want to maximise your time here, but your training is only as good as your ability to recover from it. Remember during the workout is not when we are making progress, just creating the stimulus for progress to be made, it’s when we get outside the gym, we start the recovery progress and make the positive adaptions we’re looking for such as improved fitness, strength levels, muscle mass etc. From a calorie burning standpoint more classes will burn more calories initially however try to look at the week as a whole not an [...] Read The Story
Sonny Webster Seminar
Unit-27 is proud to announce that Sonny Webster - Olympian Athlete will be holding a day long seminar at Unit-27 CrossFit Phuket. At only 5000 Baht for the entire day, and limited spaces, it really is an event you do not want to miss out on. Sonny is a former Team GB Olympic Weightlifter who has represented Great Britain in over 40 internationals, most notably the Commonwealth Games 2014 and Olympic Games 2016 where he finished 14th. The seminar will last for 7 hours, and will include the following: In-depth mobilisation for Olympic Lifting, including hints and tips. 60 minute mobility flow progression. Overhead S [...] Read The Story
The Ultimate Fitness Retreat!
The ultimate fitness retreat designed to take away all the stresses of travelling alone, and be part of something extremely special! This is now your chance to fly to paradise, improve on yourself and do it alongside a group of others with your own host! I've had the best two weeks of my life. It's been the most incredible experience from start to finish and I'm heart broken to see it come to an end - Laura Shortall Each tour differs from the next due to each host having their own specific tilt - This can range from an professional fitness individual who has been through the grind of Unit-27 taking you to a professional world cham [...] Read The Story