Day 31: 31 Days of Fitness

It’s finally here!  The last day of my fitness challenge.  And upon publication of this blog and conclusion of the challenge it’s Dec. 31.  The new year is upon us. So in honor of 2017, I’ve created a 2,017 rep workout.  Knock this bad boy out to ring in the new year! 1000 feet (0.19…

Day 25: 31 Days of Fitness

We’re coming down to the wire.  It’s been an active past couple of days, so we’ll dial it back today. Today’s mission…go for a walk and read two fitness articles or blogs.  It’s a day of learning and reflection. Try to squeeze in at least a 20 minute walk.  Go to the park. Around the…

Day 24: 31 Days of Fitness

Today’s challenge…try something new, or revisit something you haven’t done in quite awhile.  Maybe it’s taking that class at your gym or rec center you’ve always thought about, but never went.  Maybe it’s trying a new type of workout: circuit training, yoga, Tai Chi or spinning. For me, it’s yoga.  I used to go regularly…

Day 22: 31 Days of Fitness

Today is cardio day! The challenge today is 45 minutes of cardio.  Your choice.  You can do one activity for the full 45 minutes, or break it up.  I’m going with 20 minutes on the elliptical, 10 minutes on a rower, 10 minute jog and wrap it up with 5 minutes on jump rope!  Get…

Day 14: 31 Days of Fitness

We are almost half way there!  Day 14. Let’s keep on pushing forward.  Today’s workout is a leg focused program.  This workout is made to challenge our endurance and burn out our lower body. 20 Squats 20 Lunges 20 Jumping Squats 20 Exercise Ball Leg Curls (or use a towel on a smooth surface) x5

Day 11: 31 Days of Fitness

Happy Sunday!  Today’s workout is cardio and core.  A nice way to start out the week.   Day 11 Workout: 20 minutes of cardio Core (45 seconds of movement, 15 seconds of rest for each) Crunches Russian Twists Bicycle Crunches Right Side Plank Left Side Plank Do the above circuit 3x.  That will give you…