Member Spotlight: Tammie Sharp

Hi, my name is Tammie Sharp. I didn’t have a weight problem until I was well into my 30’s. As the kids got older and life slowed down, my weight crept up. I’ve done the fad diets, and diet pills and lost the weight twice only to gain it back, plus some. In April 2016, I found out my high school was...


Member Spotlight: Bec Schofield

Hi everyone, My name is Rebecca Schofield. You may have seen me training 6 days a week either running up and down in the carpark or inside the gym training with my coach Sam Wainwright. For me it has been a year since I joined Planet Fitness Gosford in March of 2017. When I joined I weighed in at 10...


Group Fitness Improves Quality of Life

Group fitness participants showed significant improvements in all three quality of life measures: mental (12.6 percent), physical (24.8 percent) and emotional (26 percent). They also reported a 26.2 percent reduction in perceived stress levels. By comparison, individual fitness participants on avera...


Planet Gosford’s Oldest Member – Killer Karl Lukk

Karl from Gosford is proud to be Planet Gosford’s oldest member, having recently turned 85 years old! Karl shared his life story with us… I arrived in Australia in 1949 from Estonia as a 17 year old scrawny teenager due to lack of proper nourishment after the war. At age 19, I joined a g...


How to Live a Heart Healthy Lifestyle

Heart Disease (which includes strokes and other cardiovascular diseases) still remains the number one cause of death – and when you think about that statistic, it is pretty chilling as there are more deaths to heart disease than all forms of cancer combined! Heart disease is also known as the “Silen...