Monthly Archives: April 2014

Multiplex 60 Minute Full Body Workout (#1)

Multiplex 60 Minute Full Body Workout Plan #1 Warm UP 3 Sets Run on the spot 20 seconds Star Jumps 20 seconds Squats 20 seconds Stretch and Breath 30 seconds   Level 1 Exercise Reps or Time Equipment 1 Push Ups 15 reps No (or push up bars) 2 Squat Thrust 15 reps No 3 Jump Stars 15 reps No 4 Squat Kicks 15 reps No 5 Stretch and Breath 30 seconds No   Level 2 Exercise Reps or Time

10K Run – Road Race Day!

The 10K run day is finally here and it’s time to lace up my shoes and get my stride on.The running I have done in preparation for this day has been well worth it not only for my performance but it has also provided me the opportunity to get fitter while training and allowed me to break certain mental barriers which I wouldn’t of otherwise done. And I was really looking forward to this 10K run to be able to

Power 90 Review

In case you need to build muscle rapidly, the Power 90 is just the ideal program to obtain. You get effective workouts that last for an average of 30 minutes. Such intense workouts not only help you lose fat, but also get you a muscular body transformation. Additionally the Power 90 package contains an eating guide, resistance band, measuring tape, a workout manual on two DVDs and a progress calendar. This exercise program is not designed for all individuals. However,

Shaun T’s Focus T25 Review

Quick workouts seem to be the new trend, and this is what Shaun T’s Focus T25 courtesy of Beachbody is all about. Focus T25 is one of Beachbody’s latest innovations. According to this hot new program, all you need to do is commit 25 minutes to regain peak physical shape. 25 minutes is not a lot of time, and you can easily spare less than half an hour for the sake of burning calories, and becoming fitter, healthier and stronger.

Body Beast Review

The Body Beast home DVD workout resistant training program is the ultimate breakthrough to a chiseled, lean body structure in just 12 weeks that can be tutored in the comfort of your own home. According to creator Sagi Kalev a professional bodybuilder and a double winner of the Mr. Israel title and many others, the program is based on similar strategies and techniques he has used throughout his career. The procedure is dedicated to enhance body muscles while reducing the

Les Mills Pump Review

Les Mills Pump workout DVD offers you one of the best resistance systems to get lean and healthier. This training program is based on the very popular and widely used pump workout. Body Pump workout is used by many gyms across many nations. Body Pump workout technique is based on a highly researched formula going by the name, The Rep Effect. The whole concept of body pump workout is more reps with light weight. More reps, and light weight to

BBX hardcore Review

BBX Hardcore is a 90 day home workout program for serious people who are enthusiastic about fitness and want to get that toned and curvy body to be proud of. The program involves body weight training and endurance. You are likely to take your fitness levels to new heights using this program. Dede Barbanti the program’s creator uses some ground breaking methods to deliver this power and endurance home workout program. The training challenges all your muscle groups without using

X-Train Workout Review

X-TrainFit is a 12 week fitness workout for women to achieve the best shape they can over a 12 week period in the comfort and privacy of their own home. The DVD set consists of 8 DVD’s called chest and back, stretch, yoga, cardio, circuit burnout, XTF arms, XTF Legs and hard core. The equipment used in the workout is limited to light weight dumbbells or rubber resistant bands. Personal trainer, Stephanie Oram, will guide you through the whole workout

10K Training Road Race. Training Day 8

This training run lands on an Easter weekend and I have decided to do my training run on the Friday instead of the usual Sunday. And it’s worth noting that this is the last weekend before the actual Race Day which is next weekend (Sunday 27th April). Whilst preparing for the run and right up to leaving the house I wasn’t at all decided if I was going to go hard and meet my record of 50 minutes or if

The Drift

We all do it from time to time, some people call it day-dreaming and some say it’s having a vacant mind. All of that may or may not be true, but one thing is for sure, the drift it is a useful tool to help you through a difficult physical period. I call it the drift and it’s a calm state of mind that one can enter when you are putting yourself through an uninterrupted and consecutive physical activity such

10K Training Road Race. Training Day 7

Today I experienced a running situation that we all too often forget about and that is to enjoy your run experience. After only the first few paces on my 10k training run today something inside me didn’t want to push myself like last week. If you remember, I managed to do my 10K training run last week in 50 minutes which is my personal best but felt really exhausted afterwards and close to throwing up. The run today was a

Workout Routines

Workout routines come in various formats such as a prescribed set of exercises designed by a fitness instructor specifically for you, a pre-recorded genre specific workout DVD like Shaun T’s Insanity, Chalene Johnson’s Turbo Fire or Les Mills’s Combat training or something more adhoc which you make up yourself. All of the above are in their own right good workout routines but the attraction to them will be different by different people. In order for anyone to determine the best

ChaLEAN Extreme Review

Chalean Extreme hosted by Chalean Johnson (also the host of Turbo Fire and Turbo Jam) has come up with a contemporary workout which would initially appear to be for women due to more women being part of the workout group than men. But don’t be misled; this workout will suit men of all fitness levels who are looking for a good high energy workout and especially those looking to lose weight and tone up rather than build bulk muscle. The

Ruthless Review

Have you ever heard of a fitness program called Ruthless? Neither had I until I found it and what a great value for money program it is. This is not something you come across every day! The Ruthless DVD box set is another well produced, hard hitting, high energy workout program based on the platform of a 20 minute workout each day. Aside from the DVDs, the box set also comes with a workout calender, nutrition guide and fitness test.