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

Low Impact Cardio + Abs Workout // No Repeats, No Jumping, No Equipment

Low Impact Cardio + Abs Workout // No Repeats, No Jumping, No Equipment is one of Heather Robertson's newer workouts. In fact, she just posted it a week ago. I actually meant to get to a quicker but life intervened. This another of Heather's awesome and intense low impact workouts. I love these workouts! Great … Continue reading Low Impact Cardio + Abs Workout // No Repeats, No Jumping, No Equipment

Barlates: Torch & Tone/Slide

Torch & Tone: Slide is another lower body and core workout from Linda @ Barlates. It is primarily metabolic lower body work, but there is a lot of plank work which works your core hard. I found this a very tough workout--tougher than I expected it to be. Yesterday was Black Friday and my husband … Continue reading Barlates: Torch & Tone/Slide

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