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Fitness Success Obstacle Gym

Post-Mud Shoes

At the weekend, a group of friends as dedicated to mud as I am (some considerably more, it must be said…) and I drove down the road to the Fitness Success Obstacle Gym – just outside of Leeds. The gym is essentially a big training area, full of trails to run and with obstacles liberally distributed throughout the 1.3mile course. We went along just for fun – why not practice doing the activities that comprise your chosen sport, you might even get better – just to see what there was to offer at the gym and have some practice on … Read More

“Naomi doesn’t move quickly”

Gemma Correll draws the truth

For years this was my go-to response to questions about hobbies, activity levels, general fitness or any reference to ‘The Gym’. Fast forward a while, and I find myself looking for a new gym. For the past year I’ve been exceptionally fortunate to have a gym and exercise classes virtually every day of the week right on the doorstep of my flat. Unfortunately the classes aren’t continuing past the end of October, and I’m still trying to weigh up my options on where to go next… At the weekend I went for a trial day at a place that calls … Read More