A Comprehensive List Of Exercises I Love To Hate

Having reset my fitness journey through August, I’ve now become a regular at the gym once again. As I incorporate more exercises into my routine and actually try to challenge myself once in a while, I’ve formed a love-hate relationship with some of these exercises. Since I have a job where I’m on my feet

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Geek To Gladiator: August

A fitness challenge wouldn’t be complete with some speed humps and with flu season at its peak, I had to take a break after a week. Since I work in hospitality, this meant my step count was minimal and I practically put myself on house arrest because I didn’t want to infect all my fellow

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Photo Challenge: September

A new month and a new season; what better time to pick up a hobby you haven’t touched in weeks? If the title doesn’t spell it out for you, I’ll be polishing my photography skills throughout September by following my own list of carefully selected prompts. By ‘carefully selected’ I mean chosen at random based

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Things That Defined My Childhood

Every generation has their own series of toys and characters that became obsessions during their childhood years. Your social ranking would be defined by your knowledge of a franchise or the size of your collection. These days it seems Fortnite and Ooshies reign supreme in the Australian ecosystem while my past was dotted with a

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Geek To Gladiator: Reset

Here I am, 3 months from my previous update and life has definitely got in the way of my plans. Of course, the idea of a lifestyle change was that I’d be able to retain my fitness and health regardless of the curve-balls of life, but my discipline fell through quicker than I expected. With

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Geek To Gladiator: April

High hopes for April turned into a cruisey month filled with less exercise and more treats than anticipated. After the first half of April didn’t go too well, I let myself have a break. And you know what happened? Not much, really. I didn’t gain 10 kilos, I haven’t lost all my cardio endurance, and

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Geek To Gladiator: March

So March was interesting. I took more photos which means I can actually remember some of the things I did over the past month. March was by no means perfect, but it involved a few changes that helped with a more active lifestyle and found something to help with my health in general. At this

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Geek To Gladiator: February

First of all, I managed to take almost no photos throughout February so I’ll be summing up my month with GIFs rather than #foodporn pics. Now that I’ve gone through my little disclaimer, I can get to the nitty-gritty. February was the first month of my challenge and, as some things go, it was equal

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Geek To Gladiator: The Beginning

Here I go again. It seems I have a knack for writing about my new year’s resolutions a full month after the initial celebrations. Luckily I always manage to wrap my head around the craziness of everything just in time for the Lunar New Year. Maybe my body is just attuned that way? Last year

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Return Of The Hiker

Life always seems to get in the way. Career, exercise, studying? Hobbies take a step back when you get caught up with the ‘important’ things in life and soon you find months passing by before you start investing in yourself again. Whether you just got home from work and find it’s easier to wind down

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