Fit Body Boot Camp San Mateo Personal Training 1/14/16: Challenges Day 4 & 7: 7 Min Abs x 4 Core – Cardio Workout

3 Phase Warm-Up: 

Phase 1: Warm-Up: Perform 3 minutes of diaphragmatic breathing while lying supine: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8-_NNCrrdus 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–> 5 s hold–> 5 s 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) *Work on forearm/wrist mobility

Phase 3: Review of WOD Below- Review of 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

*Review WOD 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, 15s-20s rest, 4 sets, 30s transition

Perform the following core- cardio exercises in a circuit for 40s each with 15s transition for 4 rounds.

*3B’s= Draw in belly towards spine, engage bladder muscles and tuck butt
*2B’s= Draw in belly towards spine & engage bladder muscles

  1. Kneeling Anchor Point Training Band Rotation at Studio (20s each side) *Lock shoulders back & down*Move from core *3B’s *Similar video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohgaP1AasMM
  2. Bosu Lower Ab March *Support back with ball-move father back to increase intensity *Arms overhead *3B’s *Goal is not to shift weight – stay centered
  3. Swiss Ball Bridge with Leg Ext (hold 3-5s) *Keep hips up *Alt right & left leg ext. *3B’s
  4. TRX T *Hold at end range for 2s *One foot forward *Lock shoulders back & down- keep hands chest height *3B’s *Arms straight *Only a slight incline
  5. MB/SB (sandbag) Crunch with Reach *Start with MB/SB at chest > Crunch up and Press >Hold at top for 2s *Finish with elbows to ears *Wide feet *Dig heels into ground *Lock shoulders back & down *2B’s
  6. Prone Butt Pincher with Hip AD/AB *Lift thighs > Hip AD hold for 2s > Hip AB > Down > Repeat *2B’s *Wide knees *Bottoms of feet together
  7. MB Kneeling Side Bend *MB on head *Side bend right to left *3B’s *Squeeze shoulder blades *Avoid moving arms

*Perform 2 min cardio after each round above

Circle Time-Cool Down Stretches: 5 min

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