Conditioning for “De-Conditioned” Clients

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Conditioning for “De-Conditioned” Clients     Conditioning, it’s what 90% of all trainers use to help their clients lose weight and “get in shape”.  Almost every gym that runs group classes uses HIIT as a way to get clients heart rate up and help burn fat. The problem is are we really helping our clients in the best way?   Think about it, should a person who is 30 or more pounds over weight really be doing plyometrics of any type? Even jumping jacks can cause Read more [...]

Utilizing Kettlebells in Conditioning Circuits

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Categorized Under: Bootcamp equipement, Bootcamp exercise Ideas, Bootcamp Exercises, Bootcamp Workouts, Group Training, Kettlebell Workouts, Workouts-Programming
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Utilizing Kettlebells in Conditioning Circuits     In my 101 Conditioning Circuits there is a separate ebook with kettlebell workouts. We kept it apart from the main ebook because we know a lot of you don’t have many, if any bells. Or, you may not really know how to use them. If it’s the latter we strongly encourage you to get trained in their correct usage before you try to add them your client’s training programs!   When Pavel Tsatsouline re-introduced bells to Read more [...]

Utilizing Conditioning Workouts

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Utilizing Conditioning Workouts by Dave Randolph Many trainers want to have their clients do nothing but conditioning workouts, HIIT all the time just to make them tired & sweaty, because it’s easy to do and requires no knowledge of proper program design. But that is not the sign of a good trainer or coach. Sure it will make your clients burn fat (for a while) but how long can they hold up? Day after day of HIIT, even every other day, causes a tremendous amount of stress to the entire body, Read more [...]

Are you using this POWERFUL Boot Camp Workout Template?

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Are you using this POWERFUL Boot Camp Workout Template?   Here’s a template that I’ve found works great for structuring my boot camp workouts. It’s awesome because it ensures a proper warm up, allows me to teach my clients new exercises and help them refine their technique (so they don’t hurt themselves - KEY point to keeping your boot camps ful), and - Get them a “great workout” - which, let’s face it - is what most people not only want, but think they need, right? So Read more [...]

Bootcamp Workouts- “The Bitch” + “KB Pyramid”

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Bootcamp Workouts  - "The Bitch"  Marc Kent   Bootcamp Workout  - "The Bitch" 10 reps of each Lateral Lunge + Toe Touch Reverse Lunge + Overhead Raise Lateral Lunge + Torso Twist Forward Toe Touch Reverse Lunge + Twist Press Ups Mountain Climbers Rotating Plank Star Jumps Burpees Circuit A: 50 seconds on 10 seconds off, repeat for  4 rounds A1, Reverse Dumbbell Lunge A2, Renegade Row A3, DB Squat A4, Alternating DB Shoulder Press A5, Rotating Plank Water Read more [...]

Kettlebell-Bodyweight Hybrid Finishers

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Kettlebell-Bodyweight Hybrid Finishers     1.Single and Complete Complete workout finisher with a single kettlebell   Type: Full Body Kettlebell-Bodyweight Hybrid   Duration: 10 minutes if it’s a workout, 8 minutes if it’s used as a Finisher   Equipment: One single kettlebell - snatch size or less   Protocol: 1a) (Clean + Squat + Press) x 5 per arm 1b) (Burpee + Chin-Up) x 5 -Rest 2 minutes -Repeat as many times as possible in 8 minutes for Read more [...]

Bodyweight Dirty Dozen Workout

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Bodyweight Dirty Dozen Workout Bodyweight Warm-up Circuit  Go through the circuit TWICE.  Rest 30 seconds between warm-up circuits. Total Body Extensions (10) Pushups (10) Prisoner Lunge (10/side) Run in Place (20 secs)Arm Crosses (15)     Bodyweight Dirty Dozen Workout   – Workout C The Dirty Dozen 2-Part Do the following circuit as many times as possible in 12 minutes, resting only when needed. Once the 12 minutes are up, rest 1 minute and move Read more [...]

How to Set up the PERFECT Bodyweight Workouts

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How to Set up the PERFECT Bodyweight Workouts+ KB Finisher Video Mike Whitfield, CTT   I find full hilarity in the infomercials these days… one gut-wrenching rep after another jumping up and down. It’s just not necessary to put that much impact on your campers’ joints.   And here’s the bad news about most bodyweight workouts… there is no strength component.   It’s just conditioning after conditioning, which is great for melting fat, but it destroys your campers muscle.   If Read more [...]

5 Tips on Creating Short Metabolic Training Sessions

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5 Tips on Creating Short Metabolic Training Sessions By Neghar Fonooni There are several ways to accomplish effective metabolic workouts in a limited amount of time, from circuits to complexes to density sessions. You can even set a timer for 30 minutes, and just aim to accomplish as much work as possible within that timeframe. However, there are a few things I'd like you to keep in mind to ensure safety, efficiency, and effectiveness.   1. Include all the movement patterns In order Read more [...]

The KettleBell Quickie Workout (Video)

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 The KettleBell Quickie Workout (Video)  By Neghar Fonooni Exercise is one of my non-negotiable daily activities. In fact, I don’t think a single day has gone by in the past few years that I haven’t moved my body in some way.   Whether it’s an hour at the gym, a walk on the beach, a yoga class, or a short metabolic session with my kettlebells–I make it a point to move every day, no matter what. Exercise is what keeps me sane, focused, creative, and happy. It’s what allows me Read more [...]