WEEK ONE - IN HOME

DAY 1

START YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

CARDIO

[WALKING]  On a Treadmill or Outside.  30 minutes.  This is a brisk walk within your Target Heart Rate Zone (THRZ) *take your heart rate every 2 minutes with your Heart Rate Monitor.  2 minute warm up/2 min cool down-separate from the 30 minutes.

**Following Cardio, View LOWER BODY STRETCH SERIES here:

STOP YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

DAY 2

START YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

WARM UP

Warming up loosens your muscles and lowers the chance of injuries.  To warm up, perform the first exercise at a lower speed or intensity for 5-7-minutes, then go into your regular workout.  *Directions: READ EXERCISE INSTRUCTIONS/WATCH VIDEO FOR FORM/PERFORM EXERCISE.

PUSH UPS

[On Your Knees or On The Stability Ball]

3 sets.  Each set to failure (meaning until you can't do anymore)

INCLINE PRESS

[On A Bench or Stability Ball]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise.

SHOULDER PRESS

[With Bands or Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

LATERAL PRESS

[With Bands or Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

TRICEPS PRESS

[With Bands]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise.

TRICEPS KICKBACKS

[With Bands or Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

CHEST STRETCH

[With Lighter Weight Dumbbells or Stability Ball]

TRICEPS STRETCH

[On A Stability Ball]

STOP YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

DAY 3

START YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

CARDIO

[WALKING]  On a Treadmill or Outside.  30 minutes.  This is a brisk walk within your Target Heart Rate Zone (THRZ) *take your heart rate every 2 minutes with your Heart Rate Monitor.  2 minute warm up/2 min cool down-separate from the 30 minutes.

**Following Cardio, View LOWER BODY STRETCH SERIES here:

STOP YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

DAY 4

START YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

WARM UP

Warming up loosens your muscles and lowers the chance of injuries.  To warm up, perform the first exercise at a lower speed or intensity for 5-7-minutes, then go into your regular workout.  *Directions: READ EXERCISE INSTRUCTIONS/WATCH VIDEO FOR FORM/PERFORM EXERCISE.

SQUATS

[With Bands]

3 sets.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

WALKING LUNGES

[Hands on Hips-if you do not have space, do Alternating Lunges]

3 sets. 20 reps each set. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise.

STIFF-LEG DEADLIFT

[With Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise.

HAMSTRING CURLS

[With Stability Ball]

3 sets. Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

TRIPLE CRUNCH

[On Floor]

3 rounds. 

KICKOUTS

[On Bench]

3 sets.  Each set to failure-meaning you can't do anymore.  {record reps in your journal} Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps. 

PLANK

[On Toes or Knees]

3 sets. Hold each set for 30-45 seconds. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps. 

STRETCH SERIES

[On Floor]

This is a lower body stretch series targeting Glutes, Hamstrings & Inner Thigh.

STOP YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

DAY 5

START YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

CARDIO

[WALKING]  On a Treadmill or Outside.  30 minutes.  This is a brisk walk within your Target Heart Rate Zone (THRZ) *take your heart rate every 2 minutes with your Heart Rate Monitor.  2 minute warm up/2 min cool down-separate from the 30 minutes.

**Following Cardio, View LOWER BODY STRETCH SERIES here:

STOP YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

DAY 6

START YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

WARM UP

Warming up loosens your muscles and lowers the chance of injuries.  To warm up, perform the first exercise at a lower speed or intensity for 5-7-minutes, then go into your regular workout.  *Directions: READ EXERCISE INSTRUCTIONS/WATCH VIDEO FOR FORM/PERFORM EXERCISE.

PUSH UPS

[On Your Knees or On The Stability Ball]

3 sets.  Each set to failure (meaning until you can't do anymore)

INCLINE PRESS

[On A Bench or Stability Ball]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise.

SHOULDER PRESS

[With Bands or Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

LATERAL PRESS

[With Bands or Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

TRICEPS PRESS

[With Bands]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise.

TRICEPS KICKBACKS

[With Bands or Dumbbells]

3 sets. With each set increase the weight.  Set #1: 12-20 reps/Set #2: 12-15 reps/Set #3: 8-10 reps. Rest 60 seconds between each set of reps and rest 2 minutes before moving on to the next exercise. 

CHEST STRETCH

[With Lighter Weight Dumbbells or Stability Ball]

TRICEPS STRETCH

[On A Stability Ball]

STOP YOUR HEART RATE MONITOR

DAY 7

FREE DAY