Valentine's Day was last week, but no, this post is not about love, heart break, or emotions. February is American Heart Month so let's talk cardiac muscle and leave the lovey dovey stuff for another time! Heart Rate The hardest working muscle in the body is said to be the heart. Heart rate is the … Continue reading Protect Your Heart
This Labor Day weekend, I participated in a 5K race that I did not feel prepared for. A lot of changes have been happening at once for me. I've found it difficult to train for the race on top of teaching, training clients, beginning a new semester, and assuming new job responsibilities. I didn't let … Continue reading Labor Day 5K
As we bid January adieu, I present to you the final series of the tabata training. If you're just tuning in and are new to tabata, I'll have you know that it is a fast, effective way to boost your metabolism and help you lose body fat! See instructions below and press play! (Be sure to … Continue reading January Jumpstart: Tabata Training (Vol. IV)
Hey guys! How are your new year's resolutions coming along? If you missed the beginning of this series, Tabata Training (Vol. I), I've been posting a new tabata workout everyday on Instagram. Tabata is a fast, effective way to boost your metabolism and help you lose fat. Follow the instructions below and see your body … Continue reading January Jumpstart: Tabata Training (Vol. II)
Happy New Year! How many of you have made a new year's resolution that involves getting in shape? If your goal is to get leaner, tabata training is a great way to jumpstart your new year's resolution! Tabata is a 4-minute workout that boosts your metabolism to lose body fat. Sounds too good to be … Continue reading January Jumpstart: Tabata Training (Vol. I)
Is your gym buddy a ride-a-long or tag-a-long? LOL Have a great weekend! 🙂 If you need some inspiration, check out my workouts!
Summer is coming to a close, which means it's back to reality for many who took time off from their regularly scheduled program. "Fall Into Action" is a workout that I have designed for the opening of the Fall season. It is a cardio workout based around the Burpee, which appears as if one is falling … Continue reading Fall Into Action
It's summertime which means many of you will be vacationing and traveling! Therefore, I'd like to introduce an easy-to-carry, fitness tool called the TRX. With the TRX you will be doing what's called suspension training, which causes the core to work with every exercise. If you are interested in making the investment, or perhaps stumble … Continue reading Hang Tight
Jumping Jacks for 20 seconds. Push Ups for 10 seconds. Jump/Plyo Squats for 20 seconds. (Traditional) Squats for 10 seconds. High Knees for 20 seconds. Sumo Squats for 10 seconds. Switch/Plyo Lunges for 20 seconds. Alternating Lunges for 10 seconds. Mountain Climbers for 20 seconds. Plank for 10 seconds. Crunches for 20 seconds. V-Sit for … Continue reading HIIT the Beach: 4-minute Cardio Workout!
Even if you're not a Heat fan, you can do this workout anyway and feel like a champ! 😉 Goal Improve Strength, Power, Speed, and Agility WORKOUT (See schedule at the bottom for split). Warm up: *Perform the following for 30 sec each. arm circles forward arm circles backward push-ups mountain climbers squats jumping jacks … Continue reading Baller’s Workout