Tech

Five Ways You’re Doing My Fitness Pal Wrong – and How To Fix Them

MyFitnessPal can be a great, free (currently) tool for weight loss, allowing the user to log calorie intake and exercise and to set goals for same. In return you get some custom graphs and infographics that vary from useful to WTF. Unfortunately, if you’re using MyFitnessPal and you aren’t seeing positive results in your weight loss, the bottom line – nay, the fact – is that you as the user, whether

MAN v FAT Training Gear Now Available!

Have we got some good news for you, we finally got the samples back on the quality MAN v FAT training gear we’ve been looking for and they’re bloody ace so we’re starting to sell them. We’ve been looking for something that is available in bigger sizes too and we’re *still* looking for technical training tops bigger than 3XL. We will update as soon as that becomes possible.  MAN v FAT

What Happens When You Put An Ultra Marathon Runner In A Fat Suit?

If you’ve got access to an ultra-marathon runner and a scientifically-designed “fat suit” that is designed to simulate the experience of being morbidly obese the only sensible course of action is to put those two things together. This was the case with MAN v FAT when the absurdly fit Liam Almond said he’d be happy to wear the suit. This is what we learned… So Liam – you’re a pretty

Using BMI Is Sexist And Discriminatory And It Has To Stop

When it comes to your health and your weight, you know where you are with numbers. It’s all there in black and white, no room for ambiguity. Take waist size. I know my waist measurement so, in theory, I should be able to enter a shop, select a pair of jeans and leave the premises adequately re-trousered in five minutes flat. Except it’s not quite so simple. In Gap I’m a

Does 10,000 Steps Work For Weight Loss?

Stand-up comedian and MAN v FAT member Freddy Quinne is currently challenging himself to a no-gym weight loss experiment. Rather than spending £30 per month on a gym, he’s spending the same budget on an alternative healthy device. This month he’s spent his cash on a pedometer.  The Chinese philosopher and founder of Taoism Lao Tzu once said “The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step”. With