Local Gym Officially Opens After 4-Year-Long Wait

Pippa-Marie SheppardBusiness, Community, Fitness

A local gym has finally opened after a 4-year-long wait.  Anytime Fitness, situated on Windsor Road in Penarth, officially opened their doors at 8am this morning. Here at Penarth View, we visited the newly-built gym to give our readers a view of what to expect! When asked about what’s on, Anytime Fitness said: “We have launched our brand new class … Read More

Bold Fitness Beginnings

Rae CarpenterFeatured, Fitness, To export

I hope we’re all seeing a glimmer of light at the end of this pandemic tunnel. As the evenings stay lighter for longer and the weather becomes warmer, now is a great time to start looking forward and tentatively planning ways to improve our overall health and wellbeing. With the darker days and colder weather behind us, spring is the … Read More

Taking Control Of Your Fitness

Rae CarpenterFeatured, Fitness

Did you complete the sofa to 5km, follow a fitness expert on YouTube, pay a fortune for at-home gym equipment, or join a pre-COVID fitness class through Zoom during lockdown? Looking back at 2020, the weather was good, the nights were light, and you may have escaped joining the average Brit who piled on over 15lbs- brilliant! But, winter is … Read More

10 Ways to Keep Active Indoors

Katherine PeachFitness

Dance Party A fun way to keep active! Turn down the lights (maybe some disco lights if you have them?), make a playlist of your favourite songs and have a dance. Dancing is a really underrated fun way of keeping fit. You could try learn your favourite music video dance, or learn a traditional dance from a different country. Home … Read More

Stay on Track this Holiday

Rae CarpenterFeatured, Fitness

-Words by Penarth View Influencer, Rae Carpenter It’s that time of year when after the miserable weather, the dark mornings and chilly nights, that we really start thinking about…A HOLIDAY! What does a holiday look like to you? Travelling for two weeks horzontal sun worships? Action packed walking, kayaking, and activities galore? Camping and perusing the local vineyards, cheese shops … Read More

Rae meets Beth Fisher

Rae CarpenterFitness

Words by Penarth-based personal fitness trainer and influencer Rae Carpenter Winning 44 caps in Wales Hockey over a career spanning 15 years, Beth Fisher was also the first woman to commentate on men’s football for BBC Radio Wales. She is also an ambassador for Stonewall’s Rainbow Laces campaign. Now, as on-air sports reporter for ITV Cymru Wales, Rae Carpenter talks to … Read More

Top 10 Adventure Tips

Rae CarpenterFitness

Words by Rae Carpenter – PV Fitness Influencer   What does adventure look like to you? An exotic getaway? A swim-up bar? Sunshine? Time sightseeing local relics? Camping—glamping, even! Cosy fireside cwtches? Large glasses of wine? Warm heady evenings or heading out on a long coastal walk. Backpack on, and just see where the wind takes you? Let’s add kids … Read More