Boot Camp San Carlos Personal Trainer 6/27/14: Total Body Core Explosion

Boot Camp San Carlos Personal Trainer 6/27/14: Total Body Core Explosion 

3 Phase Warm-Up:

Phase 1:  Foundation Mobility Training (5 Min)

*Set Gym Boss or Interval App to: 30s work time, 5s rest, 6 sets for Phases 2

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

*2B’s= Draw in belly towards spine & engage bladder muscles

Phase 2: Core (Perform the following movements for 30s in a circuit with a 5s transition for 2 Sets (Total Time: 3:30)

1.     Quadruped Position with Knees Off Ground (on all 4’s) *Hold for 30s *3B’s *Shoulders back & down *Widen feet as needed *Stay strong & stable

2.     Bicycle Crunch *3B’s *Fingers outside eyebrows *Look down

3.     Prone Hip Extension with Hip AD/AD  *2B’s *Thighs off groundà abduct and adduct thighs and repeat *Look straight ahead


Phase 3: WOD Review: Perform the movements in the WOD below for 5-10 reps *Goal is not speed here

*Review WOD below during 2nd round of Phase 2 & 3 above and assign campers stations for the WOD below. After Phase 3 boot campers immediately transition to WOD. They can get water at any time on their own.


*Set Gym Boss or Interval App to: 40s work time, 20s rest, 7 sets, 30s transition time after all 7 sets are complete

WOD: Perform the following exercises in a circuit for 40 each for 4 rounds with 20s rest in between exercises:

1.     Bench/Mat Single Leg Squat (20s each leg) *2B’s *Hinge from Hip *Sit as low as possible into mat *Feet together

2.     Lateral Plank Crawl with Gliders On Feet (20s each direction) *3B’s (keep core tight) *Shoulders back & down *Widen feet as needed

3.     Band Monster Walk with MB Overhead (AKA Grouchos)- Fwd & Back (20 s each way) *Hold MB overhead and squeeze *2B’s *Hinge from Hip *Stay Low *Keep Hips Forward –try not to rotate *Modify without MB

4.     Plank with Triceps Kickbacks (20s each side) *Keep hips stable *Use light plate or hold db *Wide Feet *3B’s *Keep elbows in

5.     Burpee Push-Up /Pull-Ups *3B’s  *Jump up to pull-up bar after burpee *If unable to perform burpee do hang

6.     Battle Ropes-Underhand Alt. Wave with Laddering (Laddering is moving forwards & backwards while doing the wave)   *2B’s *Hinge from Hip

7.     Jump Rope with High Knees *Toes up- land on ball of foot- heels relaxed

Circle Time: Cool down & stretch (5 minutes)

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