Exercise Tips

These tips and tricks will help you with your exercise program. I take the time to explain how each exercises is done and the muscles it targets. When combined with other exercises you can build a great total workout routine designed just for women.

 

Hanging Leg Raise For Lower Abs

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How To: Hold onto a bar or place your arms into straps. Using your abdominal muscles lift you legs up toward your chest. Lower and repeat. Use slow and controlled … Read more >>>

Hip Raise on Bench (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

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How To: Lean back onto the bench onto your elbows, keeping your shoulders down and back throughout the movement. Place your feet on a bosu ball, keeping your legs straight out in … Read more >>>

Single-Leg Good Morning For Hot Hamstrings

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How To: Stand with barbell on shoulders. Use a weight that you are comfortable with. Lift right leg up and place on bench behind you. Keep a slight bend in your left leg as you … Read more >>>

Kettlebell High Pull (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

kettlebell shoulder exercises

Kettlebell High Pull How To: Stand with feet shoulder-width apart. Hold KB in both hands, overhand grip. Your arms should be hanging down in front of your body. Tighten your … Read more >>>

Kettlebell V-Up Crunch (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

kettlebell ab exercises

Kettlebell V-Up Crunch How To: Lie on your back. Hold KB with both hands hovering right above your abs. Sit up bringing your knees in toward your chest. Lower back down. Keep … Read more >>>

Kettlebell One Arm High Pull (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

best kettlebell exercises for arms

Kettlebell One Arm High Pull How To: 1. Stand up straight with feet together. 2. Hold kettlebell in right hand down at your side. 3.Lift the kettlebell up, bending at the elbow. … Read more >>>

Kettlebell Step-Up (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

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One Arm Kettlebell Step-Up How To: Hold kettlebell in right hand. Keep your arm straight and down at your side. Step up onto the platform with left leg. Press into your heels to … Read more >>>

Lat Pullover (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

exercise for the back

Lat Pullover How To: Stand with feet together and core tight. Keeping your arms straight, reach up and grip, over hand, onto the bar. Pull your shoulders down and back. Push down … Read more >>>

Plank Twist (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

core exercises for women

      Plank Twist How To: Balance your feet on a stability ball in a plank postion. Keep your core tight. Bring your knees in and twist as if you are … Read more >>>

Close Squat To Lunge (Fitness Tip Tuesday)

thigh exercises for women

  Close Squat to Lunge How To: Stand with your feet shoulder width apart. Squat down and back up to starting position. Step forward with your left foot into a lunge. … Read more >>>