The Studio Trainer

The Studio Trainer is run by professional personal trainer and Karate Black Belt, Eliza Richards. She is registered with Fitness Australia and has Certficates III and IV in Fitness, First Aid and Punchfit instruction qualifications.

The studio features state-of-the-art equipment, and offers personal one-on-one or group training sessions either in the Royston Park studio or outside in the beautiful surrounds of the River Torrens.

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THE BODY’S ENERGY SYSTEMS

As a personal trainer there's a little saying I often throw at clients. It goes something like "let's wait for the lactate to flush out and then we'll go again (not me but them!)". I'm sure they bristle when they hear my little quote- in fact some call me...

MOTIVATION IS………A FAIR WEATHER FRIEND

Wouldn't exercise -or indeed LIFE be easy if we had constant and easily accessible motivation? What if we could sprinkle motivation on our oats each morning or drink a bright-coloured-fancy-packaged bottle of it before each workout? We would all be our favourite...

HOW TO MAKE EXERCISE ROUTINE-Tip#3

So you've set your bar realistically low, you've decided what activity will be fun and you will therefore stick with it. What now? 3 BE PREPARED Yep! I learnt it with triplets plus one and it STILL holds true for making exercise part of your routine. Where I used to...

5 TIPS TO MAKE EXERCISE ROUTINE

So I've talked about my trials and tribulations of raising triplets (plus one- CAN'T forget the 'one'!) and how the secret to my sanity is ROUTINE. Now to relate this to exercise. Clearly not everyone is obsessed with fitness and exercise like me. We are ALL busy. We...

5 TIPS TO MAKE EXERCISE ROUTINE- Tip #2

Having established a realistic expectation of yourself and your abilities, and armed with the belief that if a session gets missed you can still KEEP GOING, you now need to choose activities that will help you to succeed.  2 MAKE IT FUN I get asked a lot about how to...

FOR BETTER OR FOR WORSE..OR JUST FOR YOUR HEALTH

Over the last few weekends I have forgone the ugg boots and trackies for heels and hairspray. Why? To hang with some girlfriends! It's a past time that-as a mother/ wife/ chauffeur/ nurse/ counsellor/ drink filler upper and toast getter we push to the wayside. I say...

DETOX BOLLOX

Here we are. Post Christmas binge, bringing up the rear with New Year's bevvies to boot! Yep. We feel big, fat, lethargic and lazy. So, like with most things, we want to fix it. Now! It's a marketing mania and we are inundated with catchy detox diets with pictures of...

HIIT me!

A popular 'buzz term' in the fitness industry at the moment is HIIT training. High-intensity interval training was founded through research conducted by a Japanese scientist Izumi Tabata. Otherwise known as 'Tabata' training, HIIT is a training regime I have believed...