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Let’s Twist Again: 3 Reasons Why Twisting is So Good

1. Twists Boost Your Digestion Twists aid digestion and help our food move along. If you have gut issues, twists can help with elimination (constipation) and bloating. Twists assist by increasing the circulation and energy to these areas. 2. Twists Keep Your Spine Healthy The spine twists and regular twisting is essential to keep the...

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Thornbury Benefits from the Butterfly Effect

Just Believe Fit is behind a new initiative to bring the Thornbury community together over a shared art piece of laneway art. The aim is to bring life to the entire laneway between Raleigh and Gooch streets with a huge mural featuring butterflies in different sizes and colours sponsored by people who live, work or...

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Paralympian Lisa’s Just Believe Fit Journey

Meet Lisa. The Northcote resident, a wheelchair basketball player who was part of the silver medal-winning Australian team at the 2004 Summer Paralympics, has been bringing her razor-sharp wit to entertain us at Just Believe Fit — I mean she has been coming to work out — and has already noticed the difference in her day-to-day life. “The...

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It’s Time to Detox. How? Do Yoga

Now a long cold Winter is behind us and Summer approaches (and the eating fest that is Christmas) it’s a great time to think about detoxing our bodies so we can feel lighter and happier this season. The stress of everyday life can be toxic. Many people are in a constant state of stress and...

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Here is how you make getting fit FUN

Who knew getting fit could be so fun? Welcome to DanceFit. Guaranteed to make you feel good, it’s lively, it’s loud and it’s very very fun. The health and wellbeing benefits of dancing are many. Dancing can be a way to stay fit for people of all ages, shapes and sizes. It has a wide...

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When you can’t the find extra time to exercise, just use the time you have!

Technological advancement and automation of every day tasks has robbed us of the physicality of life. They have created a need for us to add exercise into our day to keep our bodies fit and healthy. Ironically, the more time saving devices we have, the busier we become and the harder it is to use that saved time to undo the mental and physical stress of being busy!
Maybe we don't have to find more time, we just have to use the time we have more effectively. A creative mind set and a sense of humour could be the key to integrating simple flexibility, stability and strength exercises cumulatively into our day.

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Just Believe Fit Helps Senior Citizens Get Active

Just Believe Fit’s chief Marisa got some lawn bowlers moving at the Thornbury Bowls club to launch the Bowls Australia Better Ageing initiative this week, and it was all captured by Channel 10 news. Senior citizens around the nation are being encouraged to get up, get out of the house and get active. It’s part...