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Scribbles from a first time bikini competitor: 19 weeks out – Support Systems

You know, each time I sit down to write this post I just can’t believe I’m one week closer to show time! Sometimes I shake my head in disbelief, that I’m even doing this. 1,022 more words


Scribbles from a first time bikini competitor: 21 weeks out - Balance

Another week down, 21 more to go!

This week was perhaps my toughest thus far, thanks to a hectic work week, personal obligations and a training schedule I needed to adhere to. 1,496 more words


Scribbles from a first time bikini competitor: 22 weeks out

Well I’m doing it.

I’m competing in my first ever fitness competition, hosted by the IDFA in July 2015. Am I crazy? Definitely. But I think this may be one of the sanest decisions I’ve ever made, and I couldn’t be more excited. 734 more words


Best of IDFA On Tour 2015

The most popular and prize winning films to come out of IDFA (International Documentary Festival Amsterdam) 2014 are coming to a screening theatre somewhere near you this Spring. 169 more words


The Season is Upon Us!

The 2015 Competition Season is now upon us.  Soon you will see all the would be competitors filling up the cardio machines, eating chicken and broccoli out of Tupperware containers and more and more well muscled individuals appearing at every turn! 500 more words

Clean Diet

Are Fitness Competitions For You?

I knew I wanted to compete the first time I saw a show! My husband and I sat front row centre along with my trainer admiring the lean, sculpted bodies that commanded the IDFA stage. 1,114 more words

Fitness, Nutrition & Lifestyle

Film Review: 'Concerning Violence'

“The Black Power Mixtape” helmer Goran Hugo Olsson doesn’t make documentaries so much as incendiary devices, diving deep into Swedish film archives for vintage clips that have sat like so much undetonated ordnance all these years and coupling them with politically charged audio to make a provocative new statement. 712 more words