This session I've stepped out of my comfort zone and tackled a 5:30am Boot Camp Class. I say that not because it's Boot Camp. I feel every trainer should be able to handle that! I say this because it's early in the morning. I'm not a morning person.......at all. Personal Trainers and Group Exercise Instructors are happy, motivating, understanding, great listeners...the list could go on. Bottom line is no matter what time of day we are ON.
So! HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) is all the rage. I would call it outrageous. I just returned from the 2014 IDEA World Fitness Convention, full of motivation and ready to continue helping my clients towards better health and fitness. And one thing is for sure: HIIT will not have any place in my programming. I took two classes; one with a ViPR, the other one with a new machine called CoreStix. Ultimately, the type of device is irrelevant, but the style of training is.
A little gift from me to tahnk you for following my blogTodays training. Tabata's 20 sec work /10 sec rest/
1. Front plank 20ses/ side plank 10 sec/Front plank 20 sec/ side plank 10sec 4 rounds.
2. Resistance band chest press 20/10 8 rounds
3. Speed squats 20/10 8 rounds
4. Resistance band rows. 20/10 8 rounds
5. High knees 20/10 8 rounds
There’s been a lot of talk about tabata training and how adding it to your regular training can enhance fat loss and sports performance. This is very true, but I think there are far too many of us who are unclear as to what Tabata training really is. Buckle up, here we go…..
Studies show that 10 minutes of exercise three times a day could possibly be more beneficial than a non-stop 30 minute work-out. Even 10 minutes of dancing, walking, jumping rope or other form of exercise two or three times a day can add up to an enormous advantage for your heart and mind, according to Dr.