New Zealand is one of the best places to stay fit and healthy in the world. With the country’s abundance of natural terrain and never-ending coastlines, it is the perfect place for getting out of that dreadful treadmill routine. But if you are looking for something to do inside on the rainy days of an unpredictable climate, there are also many gyms and yoga classes readily available. Zew Zealand has caught onto the popular CrossFit trend, and runs a CrossFit gym in the country’s capital city Wellington.
Before taking part in anything that might be risky it is important to make sure you haveyour insurance in order. pushing your heart rate to its limits running there is a chance something could go wrong. Doing things like crossfit there are many variables at play. You could seriously injure yourself without the proper technique. Luckly there are many providers in newzealand and prices are fairly cheap.
Cycling is very popular in New Zealand and the country offers many different trails for seeing it’s great outdoors. Full of mountainous terrain, it is a great place to reach new athletic heights and view points. Hiking is also very popular. Active Adventures New Zealand specializes in providing the best tours and outdoor adventures for people looking to be active while in the country, and offer trips on both the North and South Islands. The country is also famous for their NGA Haerenga cycling trail project that aims to create connecting trails across the country. Citizens and visitors can experience all of New Zealand’s natural sounds and views while staying fit. Summer and Autumn are the most popular times for being active, but there are also many trails and adventures available in Spring and Winter.
Now of course, what can you do to stay fit in all of that water? Kayaking, canoeing, swimming, and surfing are also great ways to stay fit while in New Zealand. Surf N’ Snow tours offers many classes for those looking to surf along the beaches, as well as skiing and snowboarding in the winter. Between the North and South Islands there are over ten great beaches to get active in the water, or try a run or workout routine along their long coastlines. Sports such as rugby and soccer are also very popular, and visitors have no problem finding a great park or field to throw a ball around or play a fun game. There are also many places to rent kayaks or go on tours. New Zealand Sea Kayak Adventures offers kayaking tours and camping trips as another great way to explore the outdoors and stay fit. Waka ama racing has also increased in popularity, and involves canoe and rowing races for the active person looking to try something new. Research has shown that staying fit in the outdoors is better for the mind and body and increases happiness, something we can definitely experience when keeping fit in New Zealand!