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
Understanding Your Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR)
Understanding your Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR) is important because it explains when generic scales are an important form of measurement and where they're not. Maybe you’re currently eating dinner, or sat in a coffee shop, or even 30,000 ft up above the rest of us, but wherever you are, whatever you’re doing, every living being on this planet as a Basal Metabolic Rate, which is referred to commonly as ‘BMR’. Your BMR is the amount of calories your body expends per day just literally living, carrying out its daily functions to survive, and this is important to understand due to knock on effect it has to the amount of calories [...] Read The Story
Carbohydrates For Fitness & Weight Loss
It’s a common theory that carbohydrates are the enemy, and the simplest form of editing your diet in order to achieve fat loss is to just lower the amount of carbohydrates in your diet. In reality, lowering the amount of carbs can help slightly with weight loss, but that depends heavily on how much you were or are consuming in the first place. First and foremost it’s very important to understand the role in which carbohydrates play in the overall performance of an individual. Their main responsibility is to provide the host consuming them with energy. They’re the body’s main source of fuel, needed for physical activity, brain [...] Read The Story
Effects Of Stress
First and fore-most ask yourself a few questions and be completely honest with yourself: Are you stressed right now? Have you been stressed today? Would you say you lead a stress driven lifestyle? Now, a yes to any of the above spells problems, and you certainly need to read what’s below. If you answered all three with a yes honestly, then you certainly need to get reading, because you could be completely negating your physical efforts First and fore-most what is stress? Well, we actually have 2 types of stress, one being non-specific stress, and another being specific stress. Specific [...] Read The Story
FAD Diets; Ketogenic, Paleo & Vegan.
In today’s fitness industry we often find ourselves locked in bewilderment due to presence of so many different diets presenting so many different benefits and essentially promising the healthiness and aesthetics that we all dream of. One could say that a lot of it comes down to the interpretation we have of each diet and sometimes if it simply just clicks in our heads and aligns with our views we will believe it without any scientific data to back it up. This piece of writing won’t attempt to convince you one diet is more promising than the other, nor will it try and deter you from one more than the other, it’s only going to l [...] Read The Story