Focus on Functional Training: Farmer’s Walk

"My current favourite functional training exercise is the farmers walk. They are a great exercise for total body strength and they train the core way better than crunches ever will. I prefer to use the trap bar but they can be done with dumbbells or kettle bells as well. Safely deadlift the trap bar...


Podcast 10: The Bloopers Reel

To celebrate reaching our tenth podcast we've put together a little treat for you - a reel of all the best outtakes and bloopers from our recording sessions over the past few months. We hope you have as much fun listening as we had making it!

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"I’ve got a huge passion for training and learning. One is useless without the other. Martin and I both started fitness careers in our teens, and have learnt every single day. We’re proud to bring this together to create no ordinary gym."

Alex Shoebridge - Director & Head Coach

"I’ve been at the heart of the fitness industry for 15 years and am so excited to be able to offer the best of everything I’ve learned. Alex and I are dedicated to improving the health of every single person who walks into The SCI."

Martin Shyvers - Director & Head Coach

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