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Posted by Joe Wicks - 34 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

6 fitness hacks for busy people

With work, family and social commitments all bidding for our time, it can be easy for our fitness goals to slip to the bottom of our to-do list. It can be hard to stay motivated when a packed schedule puts us under pressure, but being busy doesn't mean you have to shelve your fitness goals.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 36 Days Ago in: Recipes

5 Banging Breakfast Recipes

Looking for some breakfast inspiration this week. Try some of these morning breakfast hero recipes.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 38 Days Ago in: Recipes

Breakfast Pizza

Did someone order a Body Coach Pizza? This is absolute winner from the 90 Day Plan. And yes, who says you can't have pizza for breakfast.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 39 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

PCOS, diet and exercise: How to hit your fitness goals

Even when we're super motivated and committed to hit our fitness goals, life can put things in the way that force us to stop and reassess. For many women, Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is one of those things.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 42 Days Ago in: Recipes, Wellbeing

Linguine with prawns, chilli and midget trees

What's for dinner tonight? How about this tasty linguine with prawns, chilli and midget trees. This is an absolute winner from my new 90 Day Plan.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 43 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

My digital detox: What I learnt from switching off

I love social media. It's become my business and my passion. It's allowed me to connect with millions of people all over the world, share my message and inspire people to live a more active and healthy life. But I'm always trying to find a better balance with it.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 62 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

How to help your children develop healthy habits

In an ideal world, kids would develop their own healthy habits from a young age. They'd happily eat every nutritious meal we make, and lead active lives without having to be bribed with the Xbox or a WiFi password. But it can be a battle to get children to feel excited about the healthy stuff and it's a challenge many parents face.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 77 Days Ago in: Recipes

Loaded Sweet Potato Skins

Check out these fully loaded sweet potato skins. These are from my new 90 Day Plan and they taste incredible.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 77 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

Body Coach Schools Fitness Week Is Back

Calling all teachers, schools, parents, guardians, headteachers, caretakers and dinner ladies: I'm super excited to announce my second Schools Fitness Week starting March 12 on the Body Coach TV.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 78 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

Why HIIT makes you happy

Fat loss is just one of the benefits of regular exercise, alongside helping to improve our mental health and overall happiness and wellbeing. I always say that if you're struggling to find the motivation to exercise, try thinking about how awesome you feel afterwards. In this post, freelance contributor Kieran Alger explores why HIIT can help make you feel happy.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 95 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

My fitness journey with hypothyroidism

Even when we're super motivated to live fitter and healthier lives, we can sometimes hit obstacles that get in the way. Whether it's injuries, sickness or busy schedules we sometimes need to adjust in order to reach our goals. In this blog, guest writer Rebecca Bingham shares her journey on the 90 Day Plan after being diagnosed with hypothyroidism and offer some tips for staying on track when obstacles get in the way.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 99 Days Ago in: Wellbeing

The mental health benefits of exercise

The mental health benefits of becoming more physically active are becoming more and more prevalent. In this post, Kieran Alger explores the mental health benefits of exercise.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 115 Days Ago in: Fitness, Recipes

Healthy Eggs Royale

Check out this healthy Eggs Royale. It's a brand new recipe from Cycle 2 of my all new 90 Day Plan.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 118 Days Ago in: Fitness, Recipes

Smash your running goals in 2018

The new year is always a popular time for setting goals and a big one for many people is to sign up for a long-distance run, anything from a 5K to a full marathon.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 119 Days Ago in: Fitness, Recipes

Prawn and chorizo stir-fry

This prawn and chorizo stir-fry is an absolute winner from my new 90 Day Plan. It's super quick to make and tastes absolutely banging.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 126 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

4 tips to make your healthy habits stick

Sticking to a new health and fitness routine is tough, and it can be even harder in the winter when it's cold and dark. In this blog, freelance contributor Kara Wahlgren shares some tips on how to make new habits stick.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 139 Days Ago in: Fitness, Recipes

Almond, lemon and herb crusted cod with asparagus

Oh my days. This is one of the brand new recipes from my all new 90 Day Plan. It's quick and easy and tastes incredible.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 167 Days Ago in: Recipes

Bacon wrapped stuffed turkey breast with all the trimmings

Forget pigs in blankets, this is turkey deluxe! It's basically the best of the bird, stuffed with cranberries and smothered in bacon. This is perfect for Christmas Day and this one has all the trimmings, including lemony sprouts, swede mash and cauliflower cheese.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 172 Days Ago in: Recipes

Chicken and leek gnocchi bake

Gnocchi is becoming my new favourite carb source. I can't work out if it's a potato or a pasta but I don't care because it tastes so good. The kids and adults will all enjoy this one.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 181 Days Ago in: Recipes, Wellbeing

The Doctor's Kitchen on Food, Fats and Living a Healthier Life

I had an awesome conversation with Dr Rupy Aujla of The Doctor's Kitchen to talk about all things food and why he believes it's the most important health intervention anyone can make.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 197 Days Ago in: Fitness

Why it's time to ditch the fad diets

The problem with diets is that they don't work - not in the long term, anyway. Yes, you can lose weight initially, especially with a drastic decrease in calories, but the likelihood is that you will soon return to your old eating habits and regain any weight lost. After working with thousands of clients, I know that success only happens when a programme is enjoyable and sustainable.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 202 Days Ago in: Recipes

Chicken, chorizo and cauliflower tray bake

This is one of those meals that is well worth the wait. It tastes incredible and everything gets thrown in the same tray. I recommend preheating the oil in the roasting tray to get the chicken skin nice and crispy.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 230 Days Ago in: Wellbeing

5 tips for getting a better night's sleep

Sleep is so important to your overall health and wellbeing and lack of sleep can affect us in many ways, including our fitness and weight loss. In this blog, sleep and insomnia specialist Kathryn Pinkham shares some tips for improving your sleep.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 234 Days Ago in: Recipes

American-style blueberry pancakes

Everyone on my Instagram goes crazy when I post a stack of protein pancakes, so it only seemed right to include a new pancake recipe. This one will not disappoint. They are so satisfying after a workout.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 239 Days Ago in: Wellbeing

Shona Vertue on why Yoga is the perfect accompaniment to HIIT

Shona Vertue is an amazing yoga teacher, personal trainer and creator of the Vertue Method - a practice that combines weight training, HIIT, meditation and Yoga to develop strength and flexibility. We recently made some beginner Yoga videos for my YouTube channel and in this blog Shona explains why Yoga is the perfect accompaniment to your HIIT training.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 256 Days Ago in: Fitness

Everything You Need To Know About DOMS

Are you struggling to walk after your workout this week? Well, there's a good chance you're experiencing a case of DOMS. In this blog you'll find everything you need to know about Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness and how you can prevent it.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 260 Days Ago in: Fitness

My mission to get 1 million school kids exercising in a week

Right everyone, I need your help. I've just announced my first ever Schools Fitness Week, where I'm aiming to get 1 million kids feeling the benefits of exercise with live workouts for schools.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 261 Days Ago in: Fitness

7 awesome stretches for after a workout

Having a good stretch after a workout is super important and can help to ease DOMS (delayed onset muscle soreness) and more importantly prevent you from picking up any needless injuries.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 261 Days Ago in: Recipes

Egg and chorizo breakfast muffins

These are so easy and fast to make. They include chorizo and cheese too so you know they'll taste awesome. They make a brilliant low-carb breakfast on the go or a snack at lunch.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 274 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

A Beginners Guide To Starting Your Home Fitness Journey

Fitting in exercise around a busy lifestyle can be hard work, but it doesn't have to be - it's just about knowing how to get the most out of your workouts and pushing yourself when you do.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 283 Days Ago in: Recipes

Lamb madras curry

There's nothing better than a night in with good friends and a home-cooked curry. This one is really easy to make and lamb makes a nice change from the usual chicken.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 288 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

A Beginners Guide To Mindfulness

I asked people on social about what sort of things they wanted to read about on my blog and something that came up a lot was mindfulness and meditation. Here, Kieran Alger shares some tips from meditation master Andy Puddicombe, co-founder of meditation app Headspace, on how 10 minutes a day can help you on your health and fitness journey. This article is part of new series looking at different areas of health and wellness. I hope you like it.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 292 Days Ago in: Fitness

How to turn your home into a personal gym

Lots of people ask me whether you need to join a gym to burn fat and to get lean and the simple answer is no, you don't. With a small space you can turn your home into your very own fat burning HIIT zone for a full body workout.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 298 Days Ago in: Fitness

Facebook Live Summer Fitness Week: July 31 - Aug 6

Super excited to announce the schedule for my Facebook Live Summer Fitness Week. If you liked my January Bootcamp, you're going to love this.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 299 Days Ago in: Fitness

5 Tips For Mums Returning To Exercise After Having A Baby

In this blog, post-natal fitness experts Carifit share some tips for new or expectant mums returning to exercise after giving birth.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 315 Days Ago in: Recipes

Joe's Fish Pie

After all the love I got for 'Joe's Chicken Pie' in my first book I decided to create an even tastier one. This pie uses smoked haddock, salmon and prawns and it tastes unbelievable. It's so creamy inside and the crispy filo pastry on top just seals the deal for me.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 353 Days Ago in: Fitness

Let's smash the world record for the world's largest HIIT

Who wants to be part of a new Guinness World Record for the largest ever HIIT session?

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 356 Days Ago in: Fitness

Five things I've learnt on The Body Coach 90 Day SSS Plan

Kirsty Clark began her 90 Day SSS journey around a year ago. In this blog post, she shares some of her experiences and her top five tips for anyone starting out on their own fitness journey.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 375 Days Ago in: Fitness

Tickets: Summer 2017 Book Tour

I'm super excited to announce my summer 2017 book tour for my brand new book, Cooking For Family and Friends.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 422 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

7 Tips For Getting Lean This Summer (and Spring, Autumn and Winter)

Summer is just around the corner and even though it's important to stay fit, healthy and strong all year round, many people find an extra boost of motivation this time of year. So here's a few tips to help you keep it lean this summer...

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 424 Days Ago in: Recipes

Chilli cauliflower tacos

This is a real street food classic, simple fresh ingredients that taste amazing. These little tacos can be thrown together super quick.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 441 Days Ago in: Fitness

Can you target fat loss to specific areas of your body?

This is another question that I get asked all the time on social media and it's another one of those health and fitness myths that often gets thrown around.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 446 Days Ago in: Recipes

Mexican bean burger with smoky wedges

This vegetarian Mexican bean burger tastes absolutely amazing and it's perfect after you've smashed a workout. Give it a go and let me know what you think.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 461 Days Ago in: Recipes

Sweet potato and smoked haddock tortilla | 90 Day SSS Plan | Cycle 2 Pick & Mix

This sweet potato and smoked haddock tortilla tastes incredible. Healthy fish and eggs cooked together with tasty tomatoes, what's not to like? A good idea is to double up the quantities in this recipe, so you can prep like a boss and stock up the fridge up for the week ahead.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 469 Days Ago in: Fitness

5 minutes with a 90 Day SSS Plan graduate

In this new blog series I'm going to be posting some short Q&A's with some graduates from my 90 Day SSS Plan... first up, John from Tennessee. Congratulations, John. What a fantastic transformation.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 474 Days Ago in: Recipes

Salmon Scotch Egg | 90 Day SSS Plan | Cycle 2 Pick & Mix

These little beauties taste incredible and they're a perfect pick and mix option for Cycle 2 of my 90 Day SSS Plan. Pair them up with your favourite green veg or salad and you're good to go...

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 497 Days Ago in: Recipes

Straight-up steak with blue mushrooms

When I eat out, I love to order a good steak. I couldn't release a book without at least one steak recipe. This one with blue cheese is off the hook. You're going to love it. #SteakMe.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 505 Days Ago in: Fitness

5 Tips For Getting Lean In 2017 | The Body Coach In 360 | VR

Check out my first 360 video with 5 tips for getting lean in 2017. You can view the 360 video on any device and it also works with Google Cardboard. Make sure the video is set to the highest quality.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 516 Days Ago in: Fitness

Come and meet me on my January DVD tour

Come and meet me on my DVD tour in January. I'll be in the following stores. No tickets required, just come along and say hello. I can't wait to see meet some of you there.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 530 Days Ago in: Recipes

Joe's beef and mushroom pie

Who remembers my chicken pie from Book 1? It was such a hit with people that I decided to make another one, but this time with beef and filo pastry. It takes longer than 15 minutes (more like 50) but the whole family will love this pie, so it's well worth the wait.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 536 Days Ago in: Recipes

Banana and chocolate overnight oats

Just like cheese and wine, chocolate and banana were made for each other. This is a great way to use up bananas that are going black. As they overripen, they become softer and sweeter, both great things for the overall taste of this brekkie.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 552 Days Ago in: Wellbeing

4 key benefits of a good night's sleep

Sleep is super important to our overall health and wellbeing and lack of sleep can affect us in many ways, including our fitness and weight loss. Here, sleep and insomnia specialist Kathryn Pinkham explains why a good night's sleep is so important.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 572 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

This is one of the most inspiring testimonials I've ever read

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 573 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

6 tips for keeping it lean on the go

Food prep, snacks and winging it. Here's how I keep it lean on the go.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 577 Days Ago

Tickets: Lean In 15 Book Tour

Wooooooo!!! Here's the details about my book tour for my third book, Lean In 15 - The Sustain Plan. I'm going to be visiting five cities in the UK and Ireland and I can't wait to meet some of you there. You can find all the ticket info here.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 580 Days Ago in: Fitness

Bernadette's amazing journey on the 90 Day SSS Plan

It makes me so happy reading all of the amazing testimonials from people on my 90 Day SSS Plan, and I thought I'd start sharing some of these inspiring stories on my blog.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 580 Days Ago in: Recipes

Is this tasty cod and lentils a bit of you?

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 587 Days Ago in: Fitness, Wellbeing

Lean In 15 FAQs

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 592 Days Ago in: Recipes

Guest recipe: Luke Hines' one bowl choc-nut raspberry brownies

I've just been on a book tour in Australia with some awesome healthy food heroes and I asked Luke to share one of his recipes from his new book Eat Clean. These one bowl choc-nut raspberry brownies look nawwwwwty. Take it away Luke.

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Posted by Joe Wicks - 606 Days Ago in: Wellbeing

How I keep it lean when I'm travelling

Keeping lean whilst on the move is always a challenge but it's not impossible. Here are a few obstacles that I try to overcome to make or maintain progress while I'm travelling.

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