Burlingame Gym 7/10/13- Summer TABATA Workout!

Burlingame Gym 7/10/13-  Summer TABATA Workout!

3 Phase Warm-Up:

Phase 1:  Foundation Mobility Training (5 Min)

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

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

1.     Modified Sit Ups *2B’s *Bring hands outside eyebrows with elbows in and bring elbows to groin with each sit up*Look at thighs *Tongue on roof of mouth *Dig heels *Educate more about #5 in wod

2.     Bridges with Alt. Straight Leg Raise *Get a stretch of the hamstrings- toes to nose *Keep hips level *3B’s

3.     Push-Up Hold with Tuck *Elbows in  *3Bs *Lock Shoulders Back & Down *Educate  about #6 in wod

Phase 3: Primal Movements (Perform the following movements for 5 reps in a circuit with a 5s transition for 1 Sets *Goal is blood flow, not max efforts

1.     Standing Push Press *2B’s *Educate about #1 in wod *Explode up *Visualize holding wieght

2.     Split Squats with Row (5  reps each side) *3 B’s *Educate  about #3 in wod *Visualize holding band

3.     Front Loaded Squat with Hip Ab (Lift Leg To Side When Going Up)  (5  reps each side) *2B’s *Hinge from hips *Educate  about #7 in wod

*Review WOD below during 2nd round of Phase 2 & 3 above and assign campers stations for the WOD below. After 2nd round of 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: 20s work time, 10s rest, 8 sets, 30s transition time after all 8 sets are complete

Perform each exercise for 20s with 10 s rest for 8 sets total, complete 1 exercise for 8 sets and move to the next one. Do all 8 sets before moving to next station.


*This will be a tough TABATA session due to the hybrid nature of the movements- the goal was to find movements that take advantage of multiple joints to burn more calories and require a higher amount of motor skill. This will prepare campers for functional activities of daily living. 

1.    Plate Standing Push Press *Partial squat *Hinge from hips *Elbows in *Drive weight up with legs by pushing feet into ground *Lock shoulders *Shoulders back & down *2B’s *For those with shoulder issues just hold weight and do squat

2.    Jump Rope – Double Unders *Key is going up a little higher to allow rope to pass 2x *Relax heels *3B’s *Keep hands low

3.    Split Squats with Band Row or RIP Trainer Row at Studio *4 Sets on Each Side *Neutral grip row *Keep elbows in *Squeeze shoulder blades for 2s *Slight Forward Lean Like a Sprinter’s Lunge  *Can do with a partner or wrap band around something *3B’s

4.    Jumping Pull-Up/Down-Up *Perform pull-up and hit the ground with chest *Keep core tight *3B’s

5.    10 Yard Lateral Shuffle with Sit-Up *At Each Cone, Hit The Floor, Perform a Sit Up and Get Up *Perform modified dit up here: bring hands outside eyebrows with elbows in and bring elbows to groin *Look at thighs *Tongue on roof of mouth *Stay low *Relax heels *Studio- Perform outside

6.    Glider/Swiss Ball 1 Leg Jack Knife *4 Sets on Each Side *Knees barely off ground *Modify with Both Legs *3B’s *Shoulders back & down

7.    Front Loaded SB/MB Squat with Hip Ab (Lift Leg To Side When Going Up) *2B’s *Hinge from hips *Shoulders back & down

Circle Time-Cool Down Stretches: 5 min

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