IN THE MEDIA
Tom’s reputation as an expert Exercise Physiologist and his success with his clients has led to television appearances and contributing for several well-known publications including Men's Health, BBC Focus Magazine and The Sunday Times on behalf of The Centre for Health and Human Performance (CHHP).
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MEN'S HEALTH MAGAZINE - EXPERT PANEL
Tom is proud to form part of the Men's Health expert panel. Within this issue, he discusses how a sedentary lifestyle is an independent risk factor for developing chronic diseases, highlighting the importance of moving frequently and being physically active irrespective of whether you exercise on a regular basis or not. I also suggest some of the metrics that we can use to better assess our health status.
THE SUNDAY TIMES MAGAZINE
Tom's methods help to achieve significant improvements in health and fitness through a sustainable exercise programme alongside nutritional guidance from Toral Shah (The Urban Kitchen).
THE DAILY TELEGRAPH
A GUIDE TO LYMPHATIC HEALTH... THE NEXT FRONTIER OF WELLNESS
Tom contributes to this article for The Daily Telegraph, which looks at the importance of the lymphatic system.
MEN'S HEALTH MAGAZINE
Tom explains the science behind heart rate training zones and fat loss for Men's Health Magazine.
MEN'S HEALTH MAGAZINE
MH LAB SMART SCALES REVIEW
Reviewing smart scales for Men's Health magazine, measuring their performance against the InBody bio-electrical impedance monitor at the Centre for Health and Human Performance (CHHP) with Jim Pate.
DAILY MIRROR, DAILY EXPRESS AND DAILY RECORD
WALK THIS WAY... WALKING IN LOCKDOWN
Tom explains how walking can benefit our health and why it is an important activity during lockdown. He suggests ways to make walking more challenging as a physical activity and ideas to motivate you towards achieving greater step counts.
MAINTAINING MUSCLE MASS DURING LOCKDOWN
Tom contributes for this article discussing how to maintain muscle mass during lockdown and how this can still be achieved without access to a gym
BBC FOCUS MAGAZINE
THE NEW SCIENCE OF EXERCISE
The New Science of Exercise - Tom's interview with Jamie Millar is featured within the article, which looks at the science behind HIIT (high-intensity interval training).
THE SUN FABULOUS MAGAZINE
Tom discusses the concept of "fitness snacking"; breaking up exercise into several smaller workouts, with The Sun's Fabulous Magazine.
HOW TO IMPROVE BALANCE
Tom discusses why balance is an important component of fitness, the reasons behind having poor balance and the importance of, and the benefits to be gained from, balance training.
BBC WORLD SERVICE: BBC AFRICA
EXERCISE AND BREAST CANCER
Tom speaks to BBC Africa about breast cancer and the benefits of exercise for patients.
SIX WAYS TO TURBOCHARGE YOUR DAILY WALK AND BOOST YOUR HEALTH
Tom spoke with The Telegraph about the health benefits of walking and ideas for how to transform your walks into workouts, which features in this article for The Telegraph newspaper and online.
THE COLD TRUTH ABOUT LOSING WEIGHT: RESEARCH SHOWS KEEPING YOURSELF COOL DOES HAVE A HOST OF HEALTH BENEFITS
Tom contributes for the Daily Mail article, which discusses exercising in the cold
6 EXPERT TIPS ON HOW TO MAKE WALKING A REALLY GREAT WORKOUT
Tom features as one of the experts in this Popsugar article, discussing the health benefits of walking and providing suggestions of how to increase the level of physical exertion involved.
ECTOMORPH, ENDOMORPH AND MESOMORPH: HOW TO TRAIN FOR YOUR BODY TYPE
Tom discusses the three somatotypes and how training may differ for each body type.
BENEFITS OF EXERCISE FOR CANCER PATIENTS
Tom speaks with Athletics Weekly about the benefits of exercise for cancer patients from helping to combat the side-effects of treatment to the suggested reduced risk of mortality and recurrence.
ESSENTIAL JOURNEYS ADVENTURE CHALLENGE SERIES
LONDON TO PARIS BY BIKE IN 24 HOURS
Tom's first article in his Adventure Challenge series for online magazine Essential Journeys. Tom advises how to train for, and complete, the London to Paris by bike in 24 hours challenge.
MY HYDE FITNESS:
OPTIMISE YOUR TRAINING
Tom suggests some ways to optimise the effectiveness of your Training. He looks at how factors such as dehydration, supplements and diet can affect your overall fitness performance.
HEALTH & FITNESS MAGAZINE:
WHAT IS VO2MAX?
Tom briefly explains what is meant by the physiological term VO2max.
TRAINING IN LOCKDOWN AND EXERCISE & IMMUNE FUNCTION
Tom's interview with Lincoln-based LSJ News, discussing how to continue exercising during lockdown and the benefits of exercise for optimising immune function