Sport/Health Articles by Private Tutors

Tennis

Editor's Pick

Lessons I Learned Training With Rafa Nadal

One winter's day a few years ago I was with my family at our favourite Chinese restaurant in...
Alexander Technique

Editor's Pick

F M Alexander's Four Books - and a Summary

F M Alexander, the originator of the Alexander Technique, wrote four books: Man's Supreme...
Personal Fitness

Editor's Pick

Mother Nature Would Make a Great Athlete

Why is it that we are talking about sports nutrition products as if they are sports nutrition?...
Chess

Editor's Pick

The true importance of Opening Theory.

Learn the ideas of any Chess Opening first I think it is important to learn the ideas of any...

Fresh Articles

  • The Link Between Meditation And Heart Disease

    Avni Patel Meditation Teacher (Romford) Picture What is heart disease? The heart gets its own supply of blood from a network of blood vessels on the heart's surface called coronary arteries. Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) is a build up of fatty material in the coronary arteries causing them to become narrowed, blocking the hearts blood supply....
  • A Way To Sit For Meditation

    Paul Burrows Meditation Teacher (North London) Picture One thing I have learnt having spent much time with people who practice meditation, is that there are many different views about it: views on how to do it, what it's for, what to emphasise, how it unfolds over time, and who offers the best techniques, for example. If there is something...
  • Mother Nature Would Make a Great Athlete Editor's Pick

    Nick Berners-Price Personal Fitness Trainer (South West London) Picture Why is it that we are talking about sports nutrition products as if they are sports nutrition? Why are so many athletes consuming such poor quality, nutrient devoid products? The field of sports nutrition has been so dominated by products, most of us seem to have forgotten that the most...
  • Something Great To Think About The Jaw

    Gabriel Santos Alexander Technique Teacher (North London) Picture   I find the lower jaw bone great. Its relation to the skull influences the possibility of a healthier way of behaving, of thinking, of moving, of functioning, allowing ourselves to keep responsive, free, in good condition.   If we look at a lower jaw bone from its side, it looks like an...
  • How The Alexander Technique Can Help Cellists

    Florian Belbeoch Alexander Technique Teacher (North London) Picture The Alexander Technique is a method through which it becomes possible to reactivate the reflex mechanisms and work towards re-establishing a healthy body/mind relationship. This is the key to what F.M. Alexander called Good Use, a balanced and coordinated body. In other words it is a state where...
  • The true importance of Opening Theory.

    Matthew Brown Chess Teacher (North London) Picture Learn the ideas of any Chess Opening first I think it is important to learn the ideas of any Opening and then learn some variations. What has to be remembered though, is that your opponent will often not play the book moves, and you will need to know how to respond to the unexpected. This is...
  • The Role Of Breath And The Alexander Technique

    Piotr Dec Alexander Technique Teacher (South West London) Picture Breath determines the beginning and end of every human's life, therefore the process of breathing is one of the most important aspects of our existence which we should think about. Its role is varied and can affect many factors of our daily routine. Maintaining a well-developed ventilation can...
  • Lessons I Learned Training With Rafa Nadal Editor's Pick

    Patrick Ogier Tennis Coach (South West London) Picture One winter's day a few years ago I was with my family at our favourite Chinese restaurant in Guernsey and the message in my post-meal fortune cookie was "You have exciting times ahead." We told each other our messages - my uncle, incidentally, had just turned 80 years old but didn't like this...
  • Why Should My Son Or Daughter Learn Chess?

    James Coleman Chess Teacher (Sutton) Picture Most of my chess-playing students already know the answer to this, but for those that are maybe not studying chess seriously, or maybe don't even play at all, this short article will highlight some of the advantages that learning chess will bring. 1. It will teach you to think. Sounds obvious,...
  • Improving Relationships Through Body Awareness

    Viryanaya Ellis Meditation Teacher (Worcester) Picture We tend to think of our relationships with others, whether a partner, family, friends or colleagues, as a matter of thinking or deciding how to behave or speaking and acting on that. We see conducting relationships as a product of mental activity. However research and experience demonstrate that...

Sport/Health

Tutors Wanted

  • Fitness and gym coach 3pm-4pm Kingston, London DBS check. Mondays. Starting 9th Oct.
  • Yoga assistant teacher Lewisham, 3.30-4.30pm DBS check. Starting Mon 9th Oct
  • Fitness and Gym tutor Weds London 3.30pm till 4.30pm Starts 13thSep DBS rqd
  • childrens yoga teacher London 9.30-11.30am Islington, DBS check required
  • self defence tutor Lytham individual lesson
  • yoga teacher london after school clubs dbs check required
  • Basketball teacher Lewisham, London Teaching 6-8 year olds with a DBS check
View tutor jobs
Tutors: Download your free e-book!