Gym Foster City Boot Camp 11/7/13: Core – Cardio Workout

Gym Foster City Boot Camp 11/7/13: Core – Cardio Workout

Warm-Up: Floor Stretches (5 min) & Review of 3 Part Breathing & Abdominal Drawing In Maneuver *Explain that drawing in the belly, engaging bladder and imprinting the spine into the floor is the key set-up prior to all movements

Phase 2: None
Phase 3: None

*Set Gym Boss or Interval App to: 40s work time, 15s rest, 4 sets

*3B’s= Draw in belly towards spine, engage bladder muscles and tuck butt

*2B’s= Draw in belly towards spine & engage bladder muscles
Perform the following exercises for 40s as fast or as challenging as possible with good form for 4 Rounds.

Perform the following core workout in a circuit for 4 sets. All core exercises are 40s each. There should be a quick transition as a group (15s) between exercises.

1.     SB/Plate/DB Standing Reverse Chops (Low to High) (20s Each Side) *Weight shift with pivot of feet *Hinge from hip *Keep arms straight *2B’s *Use DB’s at Studio and do the order for WOD clockwise in room

2.     Bosu/Disc Crunches *3B’s *Look at abdomen  *Tongue on roof of mouth

3.     Donkey Kick (20s Each) *3B’s *Avoid rocking pelvis *Relax shoulders *Keep shoulders back & down

4.     Side Elbow Plank Hip Drop (20s Each Side) *Feet on step/mat *3B’s

5.     MB/Ripp Trainer Standing Wood Chop (High to Low) (20s Each Side) *Stop diagonal pattern as quick as possible at knee to work on deceleration *Keep arms straight *2B’s *Hinge from hip

6.     Kneeling Battle Rope Rotations (20s each) *Rotate and slam rope right to left *Move from core *Partner jogs in place *3B’s *Studio: Outside

7.     Supine Reverse Swiss Ball Crunches *Ball under knees *Hands to sides or behind head *Lift pelvis and curl *3B’s *Studio: Outside

*Run/Walk/Cardio After Circuit Above Outside: 5 Min

Circle Time-Cool Down Stretches: 5 min

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