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Gym and weight management claiming

On selected nib health covers, you can claim on gym membership and weight management program fees through your Healthier Lifestyle benefits.

How do I make a claim?

For a gym membership or personal training sessions, your medical provider (e.g. a doctor or physio) needs to sign a Health Management Form to confirm the membership or services used are part of a health management program.

The medical provider that completes your Health Management Form can’t be associated with the business that provides your health management program. For example, if you want to attend personal training sessions and physio sessions at the same business, a different medical provider (such as your GP) will need to complete your form.

Once this form is complete, scan it or take a photo of it (make sure it’s nice and clear and doesn’t cut off any details) and submit it with the receipt from your nib recognised fitness centre online or using the nib App.

This form is valid for two years from the first time you make a claim for a Healthier Lifestyle service. After two years, you’ll need to fill out a new form to continue claiming for this service. For nib recognised weight management programs, you do not need a Health Management Form; simply send through a copy of your receipt.

Your fitness centre or weight management program needs to be recognised by nib. If you’re unsure if your provider is recognised by nib, you can ask your gym or program provider, or contact us.

As with any of your Extras inclusions, be sure to check your annual limits and if any waiting periods apply.

SKILLRUN THE RUNNING REVOLUTION

SKILLRUN™ shatters all expectations of what a treadmill can be.
It is the first piece of running equipment designed to meet the training requirements of elite athletes and demanding fitness enthusiasts.

SKILLRUN UNIQUENESS

MULTIDRIVE TECHNOLOGY

SKILLRUN creates the new gold standard for performance running, answering the needs of all runners, from sprinters to marathoners and triathletes.
The innovative MULTIDRIVE TECHNOLOGY™ enables users to perform running and resistance sessions on the same piece of equipment, providing a well-rounded cardio and power training workout.

SKILLRUN FEATURES

SPEED

Strengthen your resistive power and top-end speed with parachute training. The exclusive Technogym workout and optional PARACHUTE TRAINING KIT reproduce the feeling of outdoor running with a parachute in optimised conditions.


POWER

Boost your explosive power and acceleration with sled training. The exclusive Technogym workout reproduces the feeling of pushing a sled on grass. Resistance is high at the start and decreases to a constant rate as you pick up speed.


AGILITY

Improve your neuromuscular coordination with agility drills and cadence training. The wider running space enables you to perform multidirectional exercises and cadence variations in total safety and comfort.


STAMINA

Raise your endurance efficiency with biofeedback. The exclusive interactive technology by Technogym tracks and monitors your main running parameters in real time, providing feedback that enables you to improve your performance.


IN THE SPOTLIGHT

EQUINOX, UK

Since 2012 Equinox has been welcoming fashionistas, celebrities and London’s elite through the doors of its flagship UK site, Equinox Kensington. It was one of the first sites in the UK to invest in SKILLRUN, the first piece of running equipment designed to meet the training requirements of elite athletes and demanding fitness enthusiasts…

PGA TOUR, US

The PGA TOUR and Technogym have announced a multi-year partnership designating Technogym as an Official Supplier of the PGA TOUR Player Performance Center. Technogym was chosen due to its unique and technologically advanced training solutions and digital technologies. When it comes to elite athlete training, Technogym has developed SKILL LINE, a specific product range for athletic performance training that combines both cardio and power training in a single solution…

SKILLRUN GALLERY

LOW CARB COCKTAILS

When it comes to December – nothing is more quintessentially summer than a cold cocktail. Bonus points if you’re sipping it poolside. The problem is, many of the classic go-to’s are laden with sugar and other nasties that will sabotage your hard earned results.

But have no fear, HYPOXI is here with 5 low-carb cocktail recipes that you can sip on sans guilt.

Cucumber Mojito

Serves: 1

Ingredients:

  • 5 thin slices of cucumber, extra for garnish
  • 8 fresh mint leaves, extra for garnish
  • ½ lime cut into 4 wedges
  • 1 tbs lime juice
  • 2 tsp sweetener (stevia, erythritol, monk fruit powder)
  • 60ml white rum
  • 150ml soda water

Method:

  • Fill a 450 ml highball glass with ice
  • Add the cucumber, mint, lime juice and sweetener to a cocktail shaker and muddle
  • Add the rum to the cocktail shaker, cap and shake
  • Pour the mixture over ice and top with soda water
  • Garnish with a sprig of fresh mint and a cucumber slice

AVC Moscow Mule

Serves: 1

Ingredients:

  • 45mls Apple Cider Vinegar
  • 45mls vodka
  • 1 wedge of lemon or lime juice
  • 3-4 cubes of ice
  • ¼ tsp ground cinnamon
  • 150ml diet ginger beer

Method:

  1. In a glass, combine the vodka and apple cider vinegar. Squeeze the lime juice into the glass and toss in the wedge
  2. Add the ice cubes and sprinkle on the cinnamon
  3. Top the mixture with as much or as little diet ginger beer

Orange Margarita

Serves: 4

Ingredients:

  • 180ml Tequila
  • ⅓ cup lime juice
  • 1.5 tsp liquid stevia
  • 5 cups of ice cubes
  • Sea salt (for rim of glass)
  • Lime wedges (for garnish)

Method:

  • Combine all ingredients (except sea salt and lime wedges) in a blender
  • Blend using the ice crush setting until a slushy texture forms
  • Add more ice if needed to make it about 950ml total (for 4 margaritas)
  • Run a slice of lime around the rim of each glass. Dip the rim onto a plate of shallow bowl covered in the sea salt
  • Pour frozen margaritas into the glasses and garnish with lime

Lonkero

Serves: 1

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbs gin
  • 3 tbs freshly squeezed juice from a grapefruit
  • ½ tsp lemon juice
  • 2 drops liquid stevia
  • 240ml soda water

Method:

  • Combine the gin, juices and the stevia in a highball glass
  • Add the sparkling water and stir gently
  • Strawberry Smash

Serves: 1

Ingredients:

  • 60ml vodka
  • ½ tsp liquid stevia
  • 2/3 cup of ice
  • 350ml sparkling water
  • 4 large strawberries (chopped roughly)
  • 6 mint leaves

Method:

  • In a glass, add the fresh strawberries, mint and sweetener
  • Muddle so the strawberries release some juice
  • Add vodka, ice, sparkling water and stir
  • Taste and add more sweetener if needed

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