• Elorde Gilmore Gym Review
  • CrossFit Insurrecto Gym Review
  • Gerry Penalosa Boxing – Libis Gym Review
  • 360 Fitness Club Manila Gym Review
  • Empire Boxing – Banawe QC Gym Review

Elorde Gilmore Gym Review

Have you ever experienced heartbreak before? Remember that night you were alone, chugging on your 38th tequila bottle thinking about how you and your partner used to laugh at each other for no reason? If you’re a human then the answer is probably a yes. Whatever creature you are, I’d like to inform you that Elorde Gilmore is my “gym to cry on”. HOW TO GET THERE – the gym is located…

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CrossFit Insurrecto Gym Review

There’s not a gym as cool as one sounding like an ancient magic spell you only get to practice in Hogwarts. CrossFit Insurrecto is one of the few exciting “boxes” under the umbrella of CrossFit name in the Philippines. Let’s see if Harry Potter approves. HOW TO GET THERE – the gym or rather, the box (as how they like to call it)c is located at Lower Ground, II Terrazo, 305…

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How often should you workout?

It’s been 6 times in a row that your coworkers commented on your chubby cheeks and your prominent gut. Word on the street is that you’re getting fatter and fatter each day. “Food is life, no?” And that’s not counting the days when you had to cover your “beer” belly with your left arm depending on the angle of the smart camera. It’s tormenting for you, to say the least….

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Papayat ba ako? (Will I lose weight?)

“Lex, kailangan ko nang pumayat. Sobrang taba ko na, pupunta kami beach next month at ayokong makita nila ang laki ng tyan ko. Kaya ba yun?” (I need to lose weight for I have become extremely fat. We’ll be going to the beach next month and I don’t want people to see my huge gut. Is it possible?) “Summer na pre, papayatin mo nga ako.” (Dude, it’s summer. Make me skinny.) “Kuya,…

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Gerry Penalosa Boxing – Libis Gym Review

Manny Pacquiao, Gabriel Elorde and Luisito Espinosa are arguably some of the greatest boxers the Philippines has ever produced. Just like them, Gerry Peñalosa fits perfectly at the top. Let’s take a look at one of his boxing gyms in Quezon City. HOW TO GET THERE – The gym is located at 8th Acropolis Center, E. Rodriguez Jr. Avenue, Quezon City. The building is situated at the commercial part of E. Rodriguez, and…

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360 Fitness Club Manila Gym Review

When your problems, stress, and pain have been pushing everything away, 360 Fitness Club Manila is there to turn your life around (pun intended). HOW TO GET THERE – the gym is a 2-minute walk from Robinsons Place Ermita. It’s almost impossible for you to miss this place. Take the “Padre Faura” jeep, disembark at Robinsons Place along Padre Faura, and Maria Orosa St., will be right in front of the mall. From…

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A quick interview with Jaymie Pizarro

A few days ago I’ve had the pleasure of interviewing “The Bull Runner” herself Jaymie Pizarro, about running and life in general. In this quick interview, I had hoped to address typical “newbie” questions and debunk common misconceptions about running.    1. People who are aspiring runners are afraid to try the sport because they fear they might injure their knees in the process. What’s your response to this? I…

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Empire Boxing – Banawe QC Gym Review

“Don’t stop when you’re tired, stop when you’re done”, they said. When you hear this from a gym, you have no choice but to train real hard – I simply had to try this place out. Come with me as I unravel what Empire Boxing – Banawe QC brings to the table. HOW TO GET THERE – the gym is located at 2F 549 RBL Building Banawe St., Quezon City. It’s in the same building…

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Shape-Up Boxing Gym Review

Want to know how it feels like to train at an altitude as high as 5,000 ft above sea level? Kick it up a notch and put your fitness level at full throttle in the country’s top tourist destination! HOW TO GET THERE – the gym is located at 2F Cooyesan Hotel Plaza, Naguilian Road corner Asin Road, Baguio, Benguet. Shape Up Boxing Gym is just a couple of kilometers away from Burnham Park or…

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