The next few weeks are going to be a little different.
These workouts are based on a model I often use for clients who are going on holiday.
It’s simple, can be printed on one page and yet it forces them to make some decisions for themselves.
This last point is pretty important to me as a big part of my “real world” training is education. While I love all my clients, I don’t want to keep training them year after year. Kind of like a mama bird, I teach them what they need to learn and when they’re ready…I shove ’em outta the nest.
- These workouts will require bodyweight and resistance bands only
- They focus on muscular and anaerobic endurance
- Are great fat-burners as long as you keep the intensity level turned up to 11
- Allow you to get out of the gym and enjoy the weather before the snow starts to fly
Warm-Up as per usual
After completing the warm-up, I want you to choose 1 exercise from 5 of the 7 groups listed below.
- Complete the required reps as quickly as possible, minimizing rest periods.
- How you organize the sets is up to you
- Move quickly but with good form
BW Squat – 100 reps
1 Leg Squat (standing on bench) – 60 reps total both legs
Jumping Squats – 60 reps
1 Leg Deadlift – 100 reps – 50 per leg
Hip Thrust with feet or body elevated (lying on ball OR with feet on chair) – 100 reps
Hip Thrust – floor – 150 reps
Shuffle Lunges – 200 reps
Burpees – 60 reps
Hill Sprint – 6 x 10 sec sprint
Band Bicep Curl – 100 reps
BW Skullcrusher – 60 reps
1 Arm Band Shoulder Press – 80 reps total – 40 per arm
Horizontal Band Woodchop – 80 reps
2 Arm BW Row – 120 reps
Vertical Woodchop with band or Med Ball / Big Rock Slam – 80 reps
2 Arm Band Chest Press – 100 reps
1 Arm Band Chest Press – 100 reps – 50 per arm
Push-Up – 40 reps total
sorry about the music
Toes to the Sky – abs/core exercise – 100 reps
Ab Wheel Roll-Out – 100 reps
Rolling Like A Ball – 200 reps
In between work sets, use Standing Band Bridges to catch your breath