Posts by lougars

Meeting a Legend!

Wow what can we say, at last we were able to meet the one and only Arnold Schwarzenegger last week in Golds Gym Venice!  We have been training there for so many years and this time we were lucky enough to meet a life long hero.  Now thats a memory we will never forget!

WBFF Pro Figure Athlete Clare Conditi...

Summer is coming and we all want to get leaner and tighter for our summer wardrobe… Check out WBFF Pro Figure Athlete Clare Taubman’s lower body conditioning circuit!

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Chocolate Chip & Raspberry Prote...

Yummy try these for a treat! Ingredients 1/4 cup gluten free oats  Or you can try these with Organic coconut Flour or Oat Flour. 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 cup Whey Chocolate Protein Powder We have used Time4 Nutrition’s chocolate mousse Whey. 1 egg (or egg white) 1 tablespoon honey (or sugar free syrup) 1 […]

Chocolate Protein Pancake

We all love a little treat, however when trying to eat a low carb diet and watch the sugars it can be difficult.  Pancake choice is unlimited with the range of great tasting protein powders available on the market today.  With a little imagination you can pretty much make anything! Today we have a chocolate […]

Thank You!

To ALL that took the time to come to our first UKDFBA Southern Workshop – THANK YOU for making it a success! Any further questions do not hesitate to contact us. Remember, NOW is the competition. What you do day-in day-out will reflect on stage, even if your contest is years away! Remain focused and […]

FREE workshops!

FREE workshops!

Come along to our United Kingdom Drug Free Bodybuilding Association – UKDFBA FREE workshop on sunday the 3rd april…We have many top athletes, judges, and coaches on hand to give advice to all categories of amateur athletes wanting to compete at the southern UKDFBA qualifiers, even if you just want to find out more about […]

Eat Real Food To Get Lean!

With so many liquid and processed food diets on the market and endless quick fixes to weight loss, it is easy to believe that in order to lose weight you must rely on some form of pre packaged special “weight loss” meal to get the results you want.  In fact this could not be more […]

Smoothie Ideas

Just because you want to eat better does not mean you have to eat bland!  Flexible dieting is a great way to keep track of your macros (protein, carbohydrate, fats) and still live a healthy balanced lifestyle.  Eating a variety of foods will also increase you range of vitamin and minerals that might get overlooked […]

Get in shape BEFORE the summer!

Don’t do it again, leave it until the weather gets hot and then decide you need to get in better shape to feel more confident in your clothes, or to look good your summer holiday!  The hard work needs to start now. We don’t believe in crash diets as the truth is the don’t work, […]



Wahoooo so finally here it is our Muscle Menu in Partnership with Shenanigans Irish Cafe Osborne Road Southsea!  Launch date is 5th January 2016!!! This menu will be available Tuesday’s-Friday’s 9am-3pm  



COMING SOON!!! We understand that training is just one aspect of creating a great physique and living a healthier lifestyle no matter what your goal may be.  This is why we felt the need to offer everyone in Southsea and Portsmouth more than your run of the mill gym.  We are so passionate about healthy […]

UKDFBA 2016 Show dates

UKDFBA 2016 Show dates

So as one season draws to an end it is time to start thinking about the fast approaching 2016 competition season!  UKDFBA show dates are now out, and it is clear to see the federation is rapidly growing.  Qualifiers are now in place for next years UK Championships.

Christmas Stocking Filler ideas

Christmas Stocking Filler ideas

Want some stocking filler ideas for your loved ones! Why not buy them a limited edition Lougars’ Gym mug!  We also have our amazing branded lifting straps, caps, snapbacks and bags.

*Apple and Cinnamon Protein Yogurt*

For those times when you want a mini snack thats high in protein, and one which will not weigh you down for hours then try this quick and simple twist to your protein.  This literally will take you 5 mins to prepare! Apple and cinnamon protein yogurt! Get your favourite plain organic Greek yogurt (we […]

*Berry Salsa and Cinnamon Tortilla Ch...

When you are bedded in for the night wrapped up watching a film, then try this scrumptious treat to nibble on instead of the giant box of christmas chocolates you have!   Berry salsa and cinnamon tortilla chips For the salsa you will need: 300g fresh cranberries 2 kiwi fruits 2 apples 1 orange, the zest […]

Christmas Opening Hours!!!

Christmas Opening Hours!!!

Hi all please check out our Christmas Opening hours!

New Gym Challenge

1. Bodyweight Squat Challenge : 10 sets of 10 with 30 seconds rest. * If you cant squat your bodyweight, then perform this challenge with 75% of your bodyweight. 2. Bodyweight standing calf raises: As many full reps without stopping 3. 50% Bodyweight seated calf raises: As many full reps without stopping 4. Press ups: […]

*Protein Christmas Cookies*

Well it is that time of year again, but it does not mean that you have to slip right off your diet, you can still make treats that have nutritional value in them. Here is a recipe for our Low carb Protein Christmas cookies, they are wonderful, you must give them a go this festive […]

Sustainable Protein!

Sustainable Protein!

We are all guilty of just grabbing the cheapest tuna or whatever is on offer!  You may think that as someone who trains and works hard to get enough protein in then it will cost too much to try to shop sustainably.  Well think again, this table from Greenpeace show what brands are best to […]