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Miles of Fitness for the NHS Anniversary

NHS 70 Logo - NHS1000miles - Sunshine Gym

“What better present than making a commitment to do our bit to keeping ourselves active in 2018?” – #NHS1000miles At the end of 2017, a handful of NHS professionals came to this conclusion when they started to discuss ways to ‘give back’ for the 70th year of the National Health Service. Thus came about the […]

Fitness in Schools – National School Sport Week

Children's Double Health Walker - Fitness in Schools - Sunshine Gym

National School Sport Week was introduced in 2008 by the Youth Sports Trust. Since then, the initiative has gained many supporters and increased the level of pupil fitness in schools. This year, the campaign’s focus is “celebrating the role of play and sport in education”. That’s why we at Sunshine Gym are looking at ways […]

Fitness Equipment Safety Procedures

Double Health Walker Outdoor Gym Equipment - Sunshine Gym

At Sunshine Gym, we provide a service which offers a multitude of health benefits. But what’s the point in fitness if you put people at risk? That’s where Sunshine Gym Safety comes in. We’re constantly reviewing our fitness equipment safety practices, though it’s not something we normally shout about. However, we’re noticing more of a […]

The Benefits of Outdoor Fitness

Green Fitness to Beat the Blues | The Benefits of Outdoor Fitness Equipment | Sunshine Gym

Study suggests a link between mental health benefits and exercising outdoors.   Medical research has proven the strong mental health benefits of exercise again and again. But what if we told you outdoor fitness could enhance these benefits even further? At Sunshine Gym we have long believed that the outdoor element of our equipment really […]

Strength Training and Cardio – Taking Steps towards Overall Fitness

Strength Training - Leg Stretch Outdoor Gym Equipment - Sunshine Gym

For #WalkThisMay we are encouraging everyone to build heart-healthy cardio into their daily lives. However, in the same way that muscle building alone is not enough to keep you healthy, brisk walking will only get you so far on the road to fitness. Sunshine Gym is here to give you expert advice on combining strength […]

National Walking Month

National Walking Month

May is National Walking Month! A month which aims to celebrate the benefits which come with using regular walking as a form of exercise. Walking is something which most of us do every day. Whether that be just from your car to your office or a mile’s walk around the local park you’re still walking […]

Ageing and Exercise – Support from Sunshine Gym

Ageing and Exercise - Sunshine Gym in later life

Ageing should not, in itself, be a reason to for you to stop exercising. However some conditions which make it difficult to exercise are far more common amongst older adults. Slow metabolism Your metabolism affects the body’s ability to regulate blood sugar, blood pressure and break down body fat. The more difficulty your body has […]

Walking to Work – Overcoming Barriers with Sunshine Gym

Walk to Work Day Walking with Sunshine Gym

At Sunshine Gym we are big fans of anything which gets people moving. Sustainable travel is a big part of this as cycling, walking or even the short stroll to a bus stop or train station is generally better for your body and wellbeing than driving yourself or getting a taxi. Walk to Work Day was […]

World Poetry Day 2018

World Poetry Day 2018

It’s World Poetry Day at Sunshine Gym, So we’ve written a poem about ways to get slim. Our fitness equipment is completely on trend, With plenty of doubles to use with a friend. We have equipment for children and adults as well, And rehab equipment for when you’ve been unwell. There’s the Health Walker, Sky […]