Foster City Boot Camp 7/24/13: Lower Body Strength Workout

Foster City Boot Camp 7/24/13: Lower Body Strength 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 Phase 2

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

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

1.          Push-Up Hold *Educate about core engagement needed for entire workout and Hindu Push-up *3 B’s

2.          Prone Reverse Hyperextension  *Lift up legs as high as possible and hold for 2s- squeeze butt *Educate about reverse hyper in workout *Keep upper body on ground

3.          Supine One Leg Bridges (15s each side) *Hip up *Educate about leg curls in workout

Phase 3: Primal Movements-Perform the following movements for 5 reps for 1 Set

1.          Staggered Stance Squats *5 reps each side *Go as deep as tolerated *Hinge from hips *2B’s *Educate about #1 in workout

2.          Side Lunge Touch *5 reps each side *2B’s *Educate about #4 in workout below

3.           Prisoner Squats *Educate about #8 in workout below

*Review WOD below during 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.

WOD: Alternate the following 8 exercises two at a time for 4 sets before moving onto next pair or movements. Perform each exercise for 30s with 15s rest in between. After all 4 sets are done rest 30-60s before performing next two movements.

*Set Gym Boss or Interval App to: 30s work time, 15s rest, 8 sets, 30s transition time after all 4 sets are complete

1.     Sandbag (SB) Bear Hug Staggered Stance Squats (15s each foot forward) *Feet shoulder width- stagger one foot forward and one foot backwards *Lift heel on back foot so weight is on toes *Lock shoulders back & down *Squeeze shoulder blades *Hinge from hip and get down to 90 degrees *2B’s (Belly and bladder engaged)

2.     Band Walk with Side Step *Stationary side step with straight legs *Band around ankles *Increase intensity by putting band around foot. * Decrease intensity by putting band higher than ankle *Keep 3 B’s (Belly, bladder and butt tucked)

3.     Reverse Hyperextension  *Use mat or Swiss Ball and let legs fall to down *Bring legs up & down *Squeeze butt at top for 2s

4.     Side Lunge Touch*Alt. sides *Get as low as possible with side you step to and touch ground *Hinge from hip *2B’s

5.     Fat Man Rows (Studio: Equalizer) *Shoulders Back & Down *Use hips as needed *Squeeze shoulder blades at end rom *3B’s

6.     Hindu Push-Ups *3B’s *Elbows in *Shoulders Back & Down *See video here: click here

7.     Glider Leg Curl (use only one leg as needed) *Keep hips up in bridge position *Dig heels into gliders *3B’s

8.     Prisoner Jump Squats *Hands behind head *Lock shoulders back & down *Squeeze shoulder blades *Hinge from hip and get down to 90 degrees and jump up *Perform on soft mat to make harder on muscles and easier on joints *2B’s

Circle Time: Cool down & stretch (5 minutes)

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