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Exercise & workout books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Exercise & workout books category. Presented with a red border are the Exercise & workout books books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Exercise & workout books books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Holistic Healing

Holistic Healing

Author: Sally Brockway Format: Hardback Release Date: 11/02/2021

The perfect introduction to restorative therapies that can be tried at home Open your mind to a new, more wholesome way of living. Soothe away everyday stress with this beautifully presented collection of practical advice for achieving optimum health and well-being the natural way. These trusted practices, from ancient wisdom to modern treatments, will help you: Quieten your mind with meditation Relax and recharge with yoga Embrace the healing power of reiki Find balance through plant-based remedies Create a tranquil and calming home environment Be kind to yourself with a curated self-care routine Covering a wide range of simple remedies, alternative therapies and easy exercises, Holistic Healing will help you to feel your best, renewing your vitality and restoring your bliss

Pose by Pose

Pose by Pose

Author: Kelly Solloway Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/01/2021

This companion guide to the bestselling Yoga Anatomy Coloring Book helps experienced and aspiring yogis deepen their practice through coloring the essential anatomy engaged in 50 poses. Color your way to yoga knowledge! By understanding your body and its anatomical structure, you can improve your practice, no matter your level. This follow-up to the bestselling Yoga Anatomy Coloring Book--written by yoga instructor, licensed massage therapist, and anatomy teacher Kelly Solloway--shows the proper engagement of muscles in dozens of fundamental and more advanced poses, or asanas. As practitioners color in the beautiful and detailed black-and-white drawings, they can clearly see the asana and relevant anatomy; each illustration includes a label to color and reinforce learning. Solloway explains how the muscles, bones, tendons, and ligaments function together in each pose, and provides advice on working safely and effectively. Additional tips are sprinkled throughout, and 48 perforated flash cards enable readers to quiz themselves, study yoga anatomy on the go, and design custom sequences.

Ashtanga Yoga

Ashtanga Yoga

Author: Ashtanga Yoga John Scott, Shri K.Pattabhi Jois Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/01/2021

John Scott's Ashtanga Yoga is a step-by-step illustrated guide that takes you through the balanced exercise routines and breathing techniques of this dynamic form. Carefully structured, this course starts with a simple sequence for beginners which, once mastered, provides the foundation for moving on to the next level. - Purify your body with dynamic movement and precise postures - Develop physical and mental strength, increased stamina and greater flexibility - Includes a foreword by Shri K Pattabhi Jois, founder of Ashtanga Yoga - This new edition has been fully revised and updated This essential guide is the perfect introduction to yoga or the ideal gift for those who want to take their yoga practice to the next level. Author John Scott studied with yogi Shri K Pattabhi Jois at the Ashtanga Yoga Research Institute in India, where he qualified to teach Ashtanga Yoga around the world. He has instructed many people in Ashtanga Yoga, including high-profile celebrities Madonna and Sting. John now spends much of his time teaching international workshops and undertaking teacher trainings.

The Modern Yoga Bible

The Modern Yoga Bible

Author: Christina Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/01/2021

Yoga brings not only a suppleness to the body but also a sense of well-being to those who practise it. Featuring over 350 postures from the main schools of yoga, The Modern Yoga Bible is the ultimate step-by-step guide to active flowing sequences, slower, more restorative floor-based postures (yin-yoga) and meditation. From luscious limbering to blissful backbends, this book offers beginners and expert yogis alike tips to on how to deepen their practice and modify poses to suit their individual needs and experiences. Learn to utilise body, energy and mind to find a yoga philosophy tailored to modern life.

Move Like A Lion

Move Like A Lion

Author: Radzi Chinyanganya Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/01/2021

Get up off the sofa and start moving with former Blue Peter presenter Radzi Chinyanganya, in his first children's book. Learn to walk like a crab, swing like a monkey, and slide like a penguin in this book from the Winter Olympics presenter that helps children have fun and get active, all the while learning about favourite animals. Simple exercises show children different activities they can easily do, any time and any place, with no extra equipment required! All of the moves are modelled on the natural movements of the animals and can be easily integrated into the day, with an exercise to do when you wake up, suggestions for ones to do during the day, and a relaxing exercise to help children settle down for bedtime. Radzi wants every kid to enjoy the amazing way exercise can make you feel. Illustrations by Francesca Rosa accompany the exercises, showing young readers exactly what they need to do for each one. Ideal for both active kids and children who are a bit more reluctant to go out and play, this exciting new book teaches them about the natural world as they have fun moving their bodies.

The Pocket PT

The Pocket PT

Author: Courtney Black Format: Hardback Release Date: 31/12/2020

The ultimate guide to getting fit at home with an easy 28-day workout plan. No time to get to the gym? Even if you are time poor and stuck at home you can get the body you have dreamed of: all you need is a plan! Instagram fitness star Courtney Black has pioneered the home workout and has developed her own proven method of getting fit and looking good, with dramatic results in just 28 days. Anyone can achieve a positive mindset to food and fitness. Courtney will guide you though the ultimate 28-day plan to transform your life and your attitude. Let Courtney show you how she went from self-punishment to body confidence, and how you can do it too.

Feel Great, Lose Weight

Feel Great, Lose Weight

Author: Dr. Rangan Chatterjee Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/12/2020

PRE-ORDER THE LATEST BOOK FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE SUNDAY TIMES #1 BESTSELLER FEEL BETTER IN 5 'This is not a diet book. This is a whole new way of looking at what, why and how we eat and helps you design your own plan to build a better, healthier relationship with food' Fearne Cotton __________________________ It's more important than ever before that we get in shape, stay healthy and live well - Dr Chatterjee is back to show you how. Weight loss isn't a race. It isn't one size fits all. Drawing on twenty years of experience as a GP, Dr Rangan Chatterjee has created a conscious, long-lasting approach to weight loss that goes far beyond fad diets and helps to find the best solutions that work for you. Packed with quick and easy interventions this book will help you: 1. Understand the effects of what, why, when, where and how we eat 2. Discover the root cause of your weight gain 3. Nourish your body without any crash diets or gruelling workouts 4. Build a toolbox of techniques to help you lose weight, for good With Feel Great, Lose Weight you can make sustainable, medically-approved lifestyle changes and become a more energised, confident and healthy you. 'One of the most influential doctors in the country' Chris Evans

Yoga for Weight Loss

Yoga for Weight Loss

Author: Loren (Columbia Medical School) Fishman, Carol Ardman Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/12/2020

More than your average exercise regimen, yoga has helped enthusiasts discover personal equilibrium and maintain it for a lifetime. In Yoga for Weight Loss, renowned physician and longtime yoga practitioner Loren Fishman demystifies the scientific link between yoga and weight control, outlining its medical, physiological, biological, and spiritual impact. To many of his patients [Dr. Fishman] is a miracle worker (Jane E. Brody, New York Times), and in Yoga for Weight Loss he brings his expertise to the page to show how simple yoga postures, explained and illustrated here, can work inside the body on a cellular level. These accessible poses, adjustable to different skill levels and medical conditions, can curtail appetite while stimulating a greater utilization of calories that may help practitioners lose as much as two to three pounds per month. Yoga for Weight Loss is an indispensable resource for those seeking a practical and holistic weight loss journey.

One Hundred Stretches

One Hundred Stretches

Author: Jim Brown Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/12/2020

101 Strength Training Workouts & Strategies

101 Strength Training Workouts & Strategies

Author: Muscle & Fitness Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/12/2020

Yoga of Nature

Yoga of Nature

Author: Thia Luby Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/12/2020