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Fat Burning Bikini Workout

This workout is a fat-burning workout with an emphasis on toning the lower body, shoulders and abs. Weight and rest is SUPER important. Weight should be challenging and rest should not go one second over the prescribed rest time. Each round should take 15 minutes, making this workout a killer 45 minute workout. Click on …

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Top 5 Things to Do While Exercising

Everyone is strapped on time. We feel constantly rushed and struggle to squeeze all our responsibilities into each day. After cooking, cleaning, working, taking care of kids, taking care of spouses…we are still supposed to find time to take care of ourself to actually workout. How? Well, I believe most of (if we were honest) waste …

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Cardiolicious Butt, Abs & Shoulders Workout

Butt Abs Shoulders Workout

Get your heart rate up and burn calories while you sculpt your body during this super effective workout. Do each circuit for time to take things up a notch! Click on the link to see video instruction. 10 Burpees 15 Thrusters (squat & Press) 15 Overhead walking Lunges X3 10 2-Count Mountain Climbers 15 Shoulder …

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Simple (but TOUGH) Leg Workout

Here’s one of our Leg Workout designed for our bikini boot campers, created for the gym using leg equipment/machines. Give it a try! Rest Time: 45 SECONDS max rest time between sets. 2 minutes between exercises Hack squats: 4 sets/15 reps Suggested weight: start with 1-25lb plate on only one side. Try to increase each set,  BUT it is …

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Full Body Strength & Cardio Workout

Step Ups

Click on the exercise to view video instruction. Cardio Blitz 10 Air Squats 10 2-Count Mountain Climbers 10 Burpees X 4 Do the cardio blitz between each circuit. 3 Circuits: 30 seconds of each circuit: Pull Downs (or Pull Ups) Hop Overs Push Ups X3 Shoulder Press Thrusters Squats X3 Straight Leg Deadlifts In/Out Squats* Step …

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Extreme Pacer Upper Body Workout

metronome workout

Have you ever noticed how we want to do some exercises fast and some slow? For instance, I am prone to do bicycle crunches and push ups really fast, but a little slower to do squats. It’s actually harder to do some exercises slow (like push ups). Holding that lowered position for a longer time …

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Do You Use Exercise for Damage Control?

damage control

Think how much further you’d be if you didn’t eat something you shouldn’t eat, with the mindset of either “I worked hard today in the gym” or “I’ll just do an extra cardio tomorrow”. Sadly, if you workout at all, you’ve done this before – we ALL do! Think about what we are really doing. …

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Secret Benefits to Push-Ups

push up

Some people may be under the impression that push-ups are only for men, but push-ups have many surprising benefits for men and women of all fitness levels. I recently wrote an article for Answers.com on 7 Surprising Benefits to Push-Ups that will have you diving on the floor, and make you eager to get your push-ups in! It’s …

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16-Minute Shoulder Workout

shoulder press

If you need a quick workout, but you want to make sure it’s effective, do a tababa workout. Tabata is a type of training created by Dr. Izumi Tabata, that is a form of HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training). This particular interval workout uses a 2 to 1 ration of 20 seconds of work followed …

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Motivation Needed?

I'm not motivated

One of the most common statements I hear is “I just wish I was more motivated to workout”. I want to say “DUH! Me too!”. It is rare to meet a person who just can’t wait to go to the gym and workout every single day of their life. While there are some rare breeds …

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