Tag: Squats

  • Happy Halloween

    Did you over-indulge on Halloween candy? Are you experiencing an intense sugar high? Or, maybe you need to fight off the ‘Monday blues’? Burn off that sugar high, uplift your mood, and celebrate Halloween with a  H A U N T E D  H I I T  W O R K O U T  !! Body weight […]

  • Workout Wednesday

    7-Minute Mood Boost Workout Do you only have 10 minutes to exercise? Do you need a quick movement break? Avoid the “3PM slump” and rush for caffeine! Get up, hit the timer, and move your body through each of these exercises! Ready… Set…  Go! Warm up with a few dynamic stretches and movements such as, arm […]

  • Workout Wednesday

    5-Minute Mood-Booster Workout No equipment needed! Do anywhere: home, gym, office, park, beach, track or sports field! Do anytime: morning, afternoon or night! No excuses. Ready… Set… Go! 1-Minute: Cardiovascular Warm-Up such as, dance, jumping jacks, squat jumps, or stair climbs. 30-Seconds of Each Exercise: Body-Weight Squats Push-Ups Alternating Reverse Lunges Tricep Dips (on a step, […]

  • Holiday HIIT

    Have you missed one, two, three, or more workouts this past week? Have holiday parties or end-of-the-year deadlines replaced your workouts? Do you need more energy to end 2017 feeling happy and alive instead of fatigued and overworked? Today treat yourself to only 20 minutes and power through the following bodyweight exercises! What’s more? They can be […]

  • Workout Wednesday

    Midweek Power Drills Let go of the week’s stresses and frustrations, and feel your power! You are stronger than you think! Ready… Set… Go! Round 1 10 Burpees 20 Push-Ups 30 Squats 40 Jumping Jacks 50 Bicycle Crunches 40 Jumping Jacks 30 Squats 20 Push-Ups 10 Burpees Round 2 Begin with 20 repetitions of each […]

  • Quick Morning Workout

    WAKE UP, Sleepyhead!! It’s Time for your Quick Morning Workout! Duration: Less than 20 minutes! Step 1: Warm-Up (6 minutes) Arm Circles: 30 seconds Chest Expander: 30 seconds http://youtu.be/oBy28yST0jg via JakesHomeWorkouts Calf Raises: 30 seconds Running in Place: 30 seconds High Knees: 30 seconds http://youtu.be/bZUfaLxJ36M via Howcast Butt Kicks: 30 seconds http://youtu.be/D_qMNWY0tHo via Howcast Backward Lunge with Front […]

  • Daily Workout #13 – Simple Lower Body Circuit!

    Daily Workout #13 Short on time today? Here is a simple, quick lower body circuit that will get you moving, blood flowing, burning calories, and feeling great! Leg Extensions 3 x 15 Front Squats 3 x 15 Lunges with optional rotation, holding DB or MB 3 x 15 Stiff Leg Dead Lifts – Avoid locking out your knees! […]

  • Daily Workout #12 – Let’s Do Some Plyometrics!

    Daily Workout #12 As part of NASM’s Optimal Performance Training model, Phase 5 Power, plyometrics offer excellent weight-bearing exercises and a quick way to increase your heart rate – But, first and foremost, watch your form! 10 Step-Ups 10 Jump Squats 5 Burpees 10 Medicine Ball Slams 1 Minute Jump Roping * Questions/Comments? Please post […]

  • Daily Workout #9 – 5-4-3-2-1!

    Daily Workout #9 The 5 – 4 – 3 – 2 – 1 Workout There are no excuses! Here is another quick circuit you can perform when you have limited time. 5 Minutes Cardio of your choice: walk, run, bike, row, elliptical OR, if you are at home: 1 minute high knees 1 minute jumping jacks 1 […]

  • Daily Workout #8 – 100 x 4!

    Daily Workout #8 4 100’s When you are short on time, here is a quick circuit that will get your heart-pumping, blood flowing, muscles burning, and boost your metabolism! 25 Air Squats 25 Push-Ups 25 Lunges 25 Bench Dips Repeat 4 times For an added challenge, time yourself and post your results below for a […]