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5 Questions with Arek Radtke: High Level Athlete, Olympics Coach & Exercise Scientist

Meet Arek Radtke, ATLETA’s newest Sydney based Exercise Scientist. Arek holds a Masters degree in Physical Education & Sports Science specialising in Sport Coaching. He successfully ran fitness programs for the national ice-skating team as well as coaching many individual high performance athletes. At the end of his study he was chosen to lead the […]

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Beach Booty

Build your Booty and Don’t look Back

Building a big booty appears to be the health and fitness trend of right now, but the benefits of building your backside far exceed just the superficial! Building a strong booty will help conquer and balance a number of body aches, and pains and common imbalances, and will ultimately help you leave poor health behind. […]

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To Build The Ultimate Beach Body, You Have to Do The Leg Work!

Never skip legs. The apparent number one rule uttered by regular gym-goers. On the surface it makes sense to train your whole body. But why is it that training lower limb specifically is so important? In a nutshell, there are a host of benefits to you for training the lower limb. These are discussed below… […]

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Benefits of Resistance Training

Resistance training is one of those things: many people don’t want to start because they fear they’ll end up ‘too bulky’, where others take it beyond the point of reason, often resulting in a disproportionate and unnatural physique. As a health tool, however, resistance training offers benefits for all levels of health, fitness and well-being; […]

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Keeping up with Rob Lyon; ATLETA Trainer Extraordinaire

ATLETA prides itself on being the premier health, lifestyle and fitness training company in Sydney, and with trainers like Rob Lyon it’s easy to see why. Rob’s skill, experience and knowledge of the fitness industry are just a few of the many reasons why he should be the trainer to get you moving. But there’s […]

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Runner on Fire

Why do you get Puffed During Sprint Training?

Sprinting. It’s a term that can invoke intrigue, fear and excitement all at the same time. An intense workout for the whole body that is over in a short amount of time, sprint training offers health benefits no other form of running can quite match. This should all sound like a great idea; and if […]

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UTS Interval Training Study – It Could Benefit You!

ATLETA’s very own Sam Higham is conducting an investigative research study on the health benefits associated with interval training. Interval training is a common method of training that involves varying periods of high and low intensity work. It has been proven to induce various cardiovascular, metabolic and musculoskeletal benefits. Additionally, it protects against chronic illnesses […]

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Training for Improved Snow and Surf Sport Performance

For many of us, a weekend wave or a weekend trip down to the slopes is a great way to escape the worries of the working week. As we duck under the refreshing water, we wash away all of the week’s worries and cares. With every powder turn we throw away a little bit more […]

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Plyometric Training – Exploring the Benefits

Think back to your youth, back when you were a little younger and just a child. Remember all the climbing, jumping and running you used to do? Constantly moving and being active? If only there was a way to go back, harness that energy and power, and bring it back to life again in your […]

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ATLETA City 2 Surf Training – Great First Week!

It’s that time of year again, when the mornings get colder and waking up gets that little bit harder. Winter generally marks a significant decline in outdoor fitness participation – luckily, however, ATLETA is running our morning City 2 Surf training all through winter, up until race weekend on August 9. Need an excuse to […]

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