About Skeptifit

The author of this blog is a qualified and practicing professional Fitness Specialist (dip) and final year Clinical Physiologist (BMedSci), has internship experience delivering movement therapy and rehabilitation interventions in the settings of cardiac disease & post-op surgery, mental illness, musculoskeletal disease, and a variety of other chronic illness and injury.


The mission of this blog is to deliver fitness and/or health based information in a scientific and skeptical manner, with posts and updates varying on issues from research reports, to fitness science news, critical thinking, best practice in recreational exercise and sport, nutritional and fitness myths, and reviews of the implementation of different training modalities by fitness (eg personal trainers) AND medical health professionals (eg physiotherapists and clinical physiologists).

This blog is an ongoing mental exercise. Views may be changed at any time if and when sufficiently reliable, valid and peer-reviewed scientific evidence is provided. In the absence of scientific literature, arguments need to be pretty darn persuasive.

Comment & Contribute!

All visitors are welcome and strongly encouraged to comment and post their thoughts and feedback.


  • By “follow”ing Skeptifit on Facebook. All updates to Skeptifit are posted on Facebook along with lots of other useful fitness related information that isn’t long enough for an entire blog post.
  • By RSS feed by clicking on the RSS button to the left and copying the URL from the address bar into your smartphone RSS app or web RSS program.
  • By email – simply enter your email into the text box on the left hand side of the screen and you’ll receive an update whenever Skeptifit is updated.
  • By following Skeptifit on Twitter. All updates to Skeptifit are automatically posted through to Twitter.

One thought on “About Skeptifit

  1. Great site, FB, SL gym, and twitter! It’s so great you take so much time to inspire, teach and influence others. 🙂

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