Running Motivation

The Happy Pacer – Episode 2: The Motivation The motivation to start (and keep on) running has to come from yourself. External pressure may help to an extent, but will hardly lead to happy and long lasting performance; Being forced into a session or being told a million times that you should get some exercise

Video: Reverse Aging with Neurobics

Marisa Peer shares many secrets of youth and vitality, such as leveraging neurobics, cutting out sugar, and more…

Plan to Start Running?

The Happy Pacer Series – Episode 01: Introduction to Running Everyone can be a runner. Humans are one of the few species that don’t have in-born endurance to run for long distances, but are able to train for it and become remarkably good at it. Our cooling system, upright position (which minimizes sun exposure) and

Video: The WIM HOF “Iceman” Method

Wim Hof is nicknamed “The Iceman” for his ability to withstand extreme cold which he assigns to exposure to cold, meditation and breathing techniques. Hof has set out to spread the potential health benefits of his breathing techniques, working closely with scientists around the world to prove that the Wim Hof Method works. It is

Video: Making Peace is a Marathon

May El-Khalil believed a 26.2-mile running event could bring together a country divided for decades by politics and religion, even if for one day a year, and founded one of the region’s most impactful marathons – Beirut International Marathon. We have witnessed how sports leaders in our country too have successfully initiated events such as

Find a Fitness Center or Class Near You

Always wanted to start a new fitness routine but never found the time? The current situation in the country might turn out to be an opportunity to explore new avenues, stay focused and realign our health goals. From Pilates to calisthenics at the park, Colombo offers you a lot of ways to keep fit. For

Video: How Food Affects Your Mood

When it comes to what you put in your mouth, your choices have a direct effect on the most powerful organ in your body: your brain. Stressful times may make some of us binge eat, crave sugary sweets or reach out to unhealthy fast foods. While this is a very common response, mindful eating patterns

The Ohana Project: Supporting You in Times of Need

We faced tough times, now it’s time to get back on track! Nilushka and Nivendra share some great tips on taking care of oneself to become more resilient and bounce back again – stronger than before. Despite efforts to increase awareness on mental health issues in Sri Lanka, the stigma associated with the need for

Video: Shoespiracy

This feet-first short documentary, made in collaboration with Fable Films, is set to challenge you to think differently about your shoes, the negative effects your footwear is having on your feet, the way you move and ultimately your health…

Experience: Healthy Journey to Rukgala

What another fantastic journey to Rukgala Retreat! Thank you to all the adventurous souls who took time off their busy schedules to try out novel experiences and learn new things – from Yoga, kayaking, health and wellness tips to natural movement in the outdoors! Special thanks to Aravinda Rathnayake for sharing a wealth of wildlife