Weekly Exercise

Exercise of the Week: Crossover Reach

This week we are sharing another no-equipment movement. The cross-over helps work your core, and will also improve your balance and keep you limber. Start by standing with your feet shoulder-width apart. Lift one arm and aim up and across your body in a “punching” movement, but not with a punching force. You will rotate… Continue reading Exercise of the Week: Crossover Reach

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Six Exercises You Can Do Right Now

Watching the NBA Finals this evening? It’s the perfect time to squeeze in some exercise. All these exercises can be completed with items found around the house. If not today, this routine can easily fit into any day to keep you moving. Altogether it may only take 15-20 minutes, but keeping a fitness routine, no… Continue reading Six Exercises You Can Do Right Now

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Exercise of the Week: Shoulder Press, Squat Combo

Exercises that combine movements that work different sets of muscles at once are ideal if you want to increase the difficulty of the exercise. They also help get a full-body workout into your day if you are short on time. This week’s example works your shoulders, glutes, hip flexors, and quads. Stand with your legs… Continue reading Exercise of the Week: Shoulder Press, Squat Combo

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Exercise of the Week: Plank to Stretch Hamstrings and Calves

Stretching is important to keep limber, warm up muscles before exercise, and also to help relieve tension and improve relaxation. This movement is a great option to stretch the hamstrings and calves. -Start by getting into the push-up position, but walk your hands back towards your feet so your body is in an inverted “V”… Continue reading Exercise of the Week: Plank to Stretch Hamstrings and Calves

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Exercise Of The Week: Plank With Tricep Extension

Another combination exercise is this plank that incorporates a tricep extension. Use light weights until you are sure you can hold the position without compromising form. If you are unable to initially use the weights, no worries- just work on position and how long you can hold the plank until you are ready to incorporate… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Plank With Tricep Extension