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Fitolution – What’s the Challenge Today?

First of all, thank you for the comments and suggestions.  They are always much appreciated.

Second . . . Welcome back to another mini Fitolution workout.   It’s wacky Wednesday so let’s mix it up.

MINI WORKOUT:  

*Consult your doctor before starting a new exercise routine.
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Fitolution – What do the Bulgarian split squat and the Fitolution have in common?

EXERCISE:  

What do the Bulgarian split squat and the Fitolution have in common? The Bulgarian split squat is an exercise.  Exercise, health, mindset and nutrition are all part of the Fitolution.

TARGETED BODY PARTS:

Hips and Butt

Instructions –

Start with the feet hip-width apart, with the right foot forward and the left foot placed back behind the body on a bench or box that is about knee-height. Hold a dumbbell in both hands in a vertical position in front of the chest and keep the elbows close to the rib cage during the exercise. Keep the back straight while lowering the left knee towards the floor. Before the left knee hits the floor, press the right foot into the ground, pull back on the right knee, and push the top of the left foot into the box to return to standing.

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FIT-o-lution

As promised, here’s the second Fitolution make-up day.

EXERCISE:  

Saturdays are cardio days so stick to your cardio routine. Make sure it’s at least 30 minutes.  How about a trail run?

BONUS:

Push-up with single-leg raise

Targeted body parts – Arms, Butt/Hips, Chest, Full Body/Integrated, Shoulders

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Still talking ’bout The Fitolution.

How are you getting on with The Fitolution?  Take a couple minutes today and ask yourself:

  • What thoughts and mental images am I creating?
  • Do these thoughts and mental images help me?
  • Are these thoughts and images of success and resilience?
  • When I observe these thoughts or images, how does my body respond?

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The Fitolution Is A Lifestyle Change. Keep It Up With Extra Fun.

You thought I forgot about you and the 2 make-up days I promised.  Nah, just giving you time to reflect cause we’re still talking about The Fitolution.  What did you get out of it?  What will you keep?  What will you add?

The good part is, it’s all up to you.


EXERCISE:  

Fridays are strength days so stick to your strength routine. Make sure it’s at least 30 minutes of strength training.


BONUS:

INVERTED FLYERS

 

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Is cardio the do all & be all? The answer may surprise you!

Cardio, cardio, cardio . . . If I had a nickel for every time a client mentioned cardio and weight loss in the same sentence . . . I’d be a rich woman.

Yes, cardio is important but nutrition is key when it comes to health and weight loss.

 

 

 

 

 

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Fitolution – Day #8

Here we go on another challenge week and the 8th day of the Fitolution.

EXERCISE:  

Monday strength days so stick to your strength routine. Make sure it’s at least 30 minutes of strength training.

BONUS:
Instructions –

This exercise is a fun, challenging way to increase stability, balance and core strength, while working similar muscles as the traditional deadlift. This exercise also helps to correct muscle imbalances in the legs.

Begin this exercise with the feet shoulder-width apart and the hands at the sides of the body. Hold a dumbbell in the right hand.

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Fitolution – Day #5

Give yourself a “high five” before moving on to Day #5 of the Fitolution.

EXERCISE:  

Today is a strength day so stick to your strength routine. Make sure it’s at least 30 minutes of strength training.

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You are important!

Try . . . experiment . . . have fun . . . succeed!