I was saddened to hear that one of our dedicated, hard working, participants of the NC Systema Strength class would be traveling for the whole month of July... but also heard that he wanted to have some workouts to do on the road so that he'd stay fit for when he rejoined our class the following month. This also made me realize that I had a few travel workouts I'd sent to … [Read more...] about Three No-Equipment Workouts for When You’re On the Road!
Selected Workout of the Week (tested on real humans this week!) Warm Up Joint Mobility RKC Hip Flexor Stretch CC2 Trifecta: Bridge, L-Sit, Twist Part One 3x Through: 12 Pushups 10 Squats (air squats OR kettlebell goblet squats) 10 Tuckups 3x Pull-ups (or bodyweight rows) Part Two EMOM 10-15 Minutes: 6 Burpees or 8-count bodybuilders 6 … [Read more...] about For When There Is Nearly Nothing: A Quick But Sneaky Bodyweight Challenge
Here's a rainy day workout I just sent to a local who was in need of a challenge - thought you might enjoy it too. The original version is first, and then there's two other versions for other fitness levels. You can time yourself for the circuit and see if you can beat your own time in the future. No matter which variation you choose, be sure to warm up and cool down with … [Read more...] about Travel (or Home) Bodyweight Only Circuit Workout!
There's a famous... or rather infamous set of stairs at the San Diego Convention Center, and quick look around social media demonstrates exactly how popular these stairs are. So in the spirit of my self-styled "San Diego Challenge" creating a workout for these stairs was definitely on the list. If you've followed along on Instagram, you can see that I've been … [Read more...] about San Diego Stairs Challenge – ZERO Equipment Full Body Workout!
As much as I hate to admit it, when the weather outside gets below freezing, I'm much less likely to work out outside. Then, one of my clients emailed asking for an indoor alternative to her regular outdoor activities. This workout is one that I created for a small Upper West Side Manhattan gym where I led classes for a week pretty much for the heck of it. (I wanted to get out … [Read more...] about Stuck Indoors? Here’s a Bodyweight Only Coordination, Strength and Cardio Workout!