Fit Body Boot Camp Burlingame Fitness Training 2/25/16: Challenges Day 4 & 49- Body Weight Core – Cardio Exercises To Flatten Your Belly

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Phase 1: Warm-Up: Perform 3 minutes of diaphragmatic breathing while lying supine: Diaphragmatic Breathing Video Lie on back and initiate breathing with belly–>rib cage and then chest, instead of initiating with chest. Breathe in and out of nose for approximately 15s each breath (5s inhale > 5s hold > 5s exhale). Emphasize that campers do this upon rising and going to sleep and if they want an amazing shift in their state at any time, while breathing think about 3 things they are grateful for.

Phase 2: Floor Stretches (5 min)

Phase 3: *Review WOD below during Phase 2 above and 3 as needed. 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, 10s rest, 11 sets

As a Group: Perform Core Movements Below – 10 exercises in approx. 10 minutes (40 seconds of work with 10 seconds of recovery). Perform 3 sets. If time, perform another set.

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

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

  1. Core: Lower Ab Partner Resistance Crunch (40s each) *Kneeling person applies resistance by pulling heels of feet of partner lying supine. Supine partner maintains knee position while doing a crunch *Goal is to keep knees over hips for person on the ground *Communication is needed here! *3B’s (See Pg. 45 for photo attached)
  2. Cardio: Squat with Side Step Touch *Chest up *Stay in squat position *Hinge from hip *Bring hand to opp. foot as leg goes out to side *Easiest to teach if the camper starts with one foot on a line and switches foot *2B’s
  3. Core: Spiderman Elbow Plank Hold (Hold for 2s) *Alt. Knee to Elbow *Keep Plank *Lock shoulders back & down *3B’s
  4. Cardio: Jog in place *Relax heels *Drive elbows- opp. arm & leg *Keep feet low and quick
  5. Seated Elbow Scissors *Do scissors horizontally with legs *On elbows *Count as a group (1-2-3-1, 1-2-3-2, etc) and get energy *Lock shoulders back & down- squeeze shoulder blades *2B’s *For those with back/hip flexor issues modify with lower ab curl or bend knees
  6. Cardio: Reaction Drill  *Instructor says high knees then shuffle right or left > repeat *Land on mid foot, not toes
  7. Core: Partner Sit Up *High 5 both hands at top of sit up *Wide feet *Dig heels *3B’s *Modify for those who have pain or limited rom (range of motion)
  8. Cardio: Boxing *Focus on footwork – have them stand in fighting position –tell them to move fwd >back, lt >rt *Those who are right handed should have left foot forward
  9. Core: Side Lying Plank (20s Each Side) *Elevate top leg to make harder *Head back *Lock shoulders back & down – squeeze *Top hand on hip
  10.  Cardio: Standing Mountain Climbers *Alt. arm & leg – reach high *Lock shoulders back & down *Land on mid-foot

Circle Time-Cool Down Stretches: 5 min

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