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Judy's story of fitness

Judy shares how she regained her fitness and lost weight along the way

Judy shares how “just starting” was a big achievement. Read Judy’s story on how she regained her fitness and lost weight along the way I had never been an outdoor or sporty person though I took up running in my mid fifties. I loved the social aspect of the running group. In 2017 I had …

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Maureen and Women's Fitness Adventures

I like the core values of staying together as a group and supporting each other

Read Maureen’s story of achievement and why she stays fit. I have always been an active person and played a lot of competitive team sport but family and work changed my lifestyle over time, so my fitness routine has relied on running and gym sessions I had been on a walking trip of the Amalfi Coast a …

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Anne's story with Women's Fitness Adventures

Support & friendship has given me confidence to step outside my comfort zone.

After retiring early from my career, I was looking for some new adventures. I had always been into some form of fitness, but I’ve never been a fan of gyms. I love the great outdoors but for some reason, had never considered hiking as I wasn’t confident in venturing into the bush on my own. My first experience with …

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Helen's Story with Women's Fitness Adventures

“I’d never really had the courage or inclination go climb a mountain or bushwalk by myself”

I’d always been an active if not exceptionally sporty person but had become a little bored with my normal activities and was very keen to broaden my horizons. Bush walking had always interested me but because my husband is not really that into it, I’d never really had the courage or inclination to go climb a mountain …

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Linda's summit hike

How forming new social circles ensures fitness is no longer a chore

I have always been active but had reached a stage where fitness was a chore, repetitive and there was nothing at the end of it to keep me interested. Around three and a half years ago I returned from an overseas break which included lots of walking and was keen to continue. The thing that …

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