Barlates: Bounce Series/Cardio Sculpt

Bounce Series: Cardio Sculpt is another fun rebounder workout from Linda @ Barlates. This one is not as intense as some of Linda's other rebounder workouts that I've done but it is still a solid and effective workout. Today is my yoga/flexibility/mobility day and I always like to do a short workout beforehand to warm … Continue reading Barlates: Bounce Series/Cardio Sculpt

Core Movements: Volumes 5 & 6

This is the final DVD in Tracie Long's Core Movements series. This DVD contains Volume 5: Push Back and Volume 6: Bottoms Up. Before I get to information on these specific workouts, I have to discuss the actual physical DVD. I ordered the Core Movements series through Tracie Long's website. When I received them, the 3 … Continue reading Core Movements: Volumes 5 & 6

Core Movements: Volume 1 & 2

Core Movements is a series of workouts by Tracie Long. There are 3 DVDs in this series and each DVD contains 2 approx. 30 minute workouts. Once I fell in love with Tracie's workouts I started hoarding all of her newer stuff but for some reason I avoided these Core Movements workouts. The idea of … Continue reading Core Movements: Volume 1 & 2

Focus: Weightless (Volume 6)

Focus: Weightless is a bodyweight strength and cardio workout from Tracie Long. That must be what the title represents (but I don't know this for sure)--strength work without weights. No equipment is needed for this workout except an exercise mat and Tracie claims you will work every muscle in your body in the course of … Continue reading Focus: Weightless (Volume 6)

Bodyweight Training 2.0

Bodyweight Training 2.0 is Mark Lauren's newest workout program. The point of this program is to build your body through athletic fundamentals. Mastering the basic exercises in these workouts will increase your overall performance and injury resistance. Your goal in doing these workouts is to perfect each movement so you can master the fundamentals. <--That … Continue reading Bodyweight Training 2.0

Barlates: Overload Training

Overload Training contains 4 workouts from Linda @ Barlates. These workouts are not available for free on YouTube. You can purchase them on Amazon, Total Fitness DVDs or as DVDs or downloads from Linda's website. The idea behind these workouts is that you "overload" whatever muscle group Linda is focusing on, working it to full fatigue before … Continue reading Barlates: Overload Training

CRAZY Full Body HIIT Workout // No Repeats + No Equipment

CRAZY Full Body HIIT Workout // No Repeats + No Equipment is another excellent no repeat bodyweight strength + cardio interval workout from Heather Robertson. During the intro, Heather states that this workout is made up of 40 different exercises. However, having done the workout, there are not 40 exercises. There are 39 exercises. And … Continue reading CRAZY Full Body HIIT Workout // No Repeats + No Equipment

5 Minute at Home Workout: Full Body Conditioning

I actually planned to do this little workout while I was out of town for a few days last week. But I didn't. This morning was Classical Stretch day so I decided to give this short little workout a try before doing an hour of Classical Stretch. 5 Minute at Home Workout: Full Body Conditioning … Continue reading 5 Minute at Home Workout: Full Body Conditioning

Inner + Outer Thigh Slimming Workout

Inner + Outer Thigh Slimming Workout is another little bodyweight add on/finisher workout from Heather Robertson. I used it today to finish off an hour long total body workout and it gave my lower body some nice additional work. I've done several of Heather's short lower body add on/finishers over the past few weeks and … Continue reading Inner + Outer Thigh Slimming Workout

10 Minute Standing Abs Workout // No Equipment

10 Minute Standing Abs Workout is a great little workout from Heather Robertson to add onto the end of any workout. No difficult moves but intense enough that I worked up a mild sweat (I had just finished another workout). I am not allowed any impact right now so in place of #8 I did … Continue reading 10 Minute Standing Abs Workout // No Equipment