Move more, feel better, enjoy living, increase your health span.

Sitting less living longer? In this article in the Guardian last week, prompted by work published by Professor of Behavioural Medicine and Exercise Physiologist Keith Diaz (profile), the question is asked  “I’m old, sedentary and slouch a lot – will sitting less help me live longer?” What Sam Wollaston describes is the problem faced by […]

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Nordic Walking – the potential for Balance Performance clients

nordic walking and the potential for our clients – by Balance Physiotherapist Sophie Bloor Nordic walking is a form of fitness walking using specially designed poles. It is a total body version of walking as force is applied through the poles with each stride, engaging the more of the upper body and trunk musculature than […]

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A movement practice workshop at Balance Performance Sep 29th to Oct 1st

Martial arts teacher Ray Carbullido will be in the UK from Hawaii to share his deep knowledge in a workshop “Understanding and Engaging Sacred Practices”. It is a practical workshop with instantly applicable benefits. Beginners as well as those who already have a practice (whether yoga, a martial art, long distance running or dancing) will […]

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“Don’t rush to strengthen stiffness. Learn to move first.” Thoughts from Graham Anderson at the Australian Open Tennis

Some thoughts from Graham on Day 10 of the Australian Open Tennis in Melbourne. Graham is there providing Sports Physiotherapy for the men in this Championships – as he does for several months every year on the ATP World Tour – men’s professional tennis. Day 10: “Don’t strengthen stiffness, learn to move first! Here at the […]

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Steve Cotter back in London teaching Holistic Health & Fitness Seminars

November 5th/6th: Kettlebell Training, Holistic Mobility, Flexibility & Bodyweight Conditioning Steve Cotter is a world class teacher of health and wellness practices, and is one of the worlds leading authorities on kettlebell practice for strength, conditioning, health and wellness. We are very pleased to announce that he will be in London to teach at Balance […]

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