What's up, guys? Jeff Cavaliere, ATHLEANX.
I’m going to do something here today thatwe haven’t done in a while.
I’m going to give you a quick routine youcan do.
Let’s say, a condition routine, to allowyou to see that it doesn’t have to take a long time to allow you to get a conditioningeffect.
To get any workout effect.
You can do this at home.
You don’t need any equipment.
What we’re going to do is trade in somecomplexity for some simplicity.
When it comes to conditioning workouts consistencyis key.
Just like it is with nutrition, by the way.
If you want to be lean, nutritional consistencyand training consistency is going to be critical for you to reach those goals.
From a training perspective though, what we’rebeing asked to do is complex.
I’ve got to remember 20 movements in a row.
You’re not going to do it.
You’re going to forget.
Or you’re going to think to yourself “Ihave to be able to dance the movements themselves.
It’s going to require that I move like JustinTimberlake to do this.
” Justin Timberlake, I’m jealous of you.
I wish I could move like you.
I have always wished I could move like you, but I can’t.
And it frustrates me.
But I can cover myself here in this workoutbecause I’m going to keep it simple for you guys.
All we have to do is one thing.
We have to remember that we at least wantto cover the three planes of motion because we move in all three planes of motion.
Not just sagittal.
We move a lot in the sagittal plane when wetrain with weights.
We want to be able to move our bodies in allthree planes.
So, we’re going to cover the sagittal plane, the frontal plane – side to side – and the transverse plane, which a lot of us forgetto do.
All in 10 minutes.
The next thing we’re going to do is varythe intensity because I know that not everybody starts at the same level.
You need to be able to challenge yourselfbecause the idea is that you’re not going to be doing this for an hour.
You’re doing it for 10 minutes.
But I want you to trade in that extra timefor extra intensity.
Give me the best that you have.
We start with the first one here in the sagittalplane, this way, in front of our body.
If we were just starting out, even if thisis super intense for you, this is where you start.
You start by stepping through a mountain climber.
I step in, step in.
Step in, step in.
Remember, you’re going to have to do thisfor one-minute straight.
All of these are done for one minute.
After you complete all three planes of motionyou get a 30 second rest.
The next thing is, we’re going to pick upthe pace a little bit.
Intermediates: turn it into more of a jogfor one minute straight.
Now it’s simple.
We go to the advanced level.
We’ve got to sprint this one out.
Sprint, almost a high knee for one minutestraight.
High intensity level.
Next, we step up and we move in the frontalplane.
Side to side.
What do we do here? A skier move.
Side to side.
We start, as always, with the basic level.
We step it out.
Step out and behind.
Just like this.
Step and behind.
Guys, some of the strongest guys cannot dothis routine.
I didn’t say it was easy.
I said it was simple.
If you’re struggling with this, it’s becauseyou’re too one-dimensional in your training.
I don’t care how strong you are.
You need to be able to translate that intosomething more athletic.
Intermediate guys, more of a hop.
Cadence is still on the lower end, but thehop is increasing the effort.
Finally, the advanced guys, much more explosive.
Hop, hop, hop, hop, and crossover.
Side to side.
Back and forth.
Let your arms help to control your body andspace.
That’s two planes.
That would be the second minute.
The third minute we take through a rotationalplane.
We get in this move here.
The key is, it’s called a step through.
You step through with your leg, but you alsorotate the hips.
That’s key, no matter what level you’redoing here.
If you want to get the rotational benefitsyou rotate the hips.
Rotate, rotate, step through.
Hands stay down this way.
Intermediate guys, a little more speed, handsstay down.
Advanced guys, hands come up and the speedcomes up dramatically.
There’s the kick through.
So now I’m going to take you through andshow you how to do this minute by minute.
Remember, pick the level that challenges youthe most, but still allows you to do it.
After the first three minutes you get a 30second rest.
Repeat it again, 30 second rest.
Repeat it one more time.
There’s your 10 minutes.
Let’s walk through this right now.
There you have it, guys.
A workout you can do in just 10 minutes.
If you don’t wind up like me, at least alittle bit out of breath, then you haven’t done it right, guys.
That’s the deal we’re making here.
Trade in some of that length for intensityand I promise you, the results will be there for you.
It does not have to be complex.
It could be very, very simple to do, but itshould still be hard and challenging.
There’s a big difference.
If you’re looking for workouts that makeyou work hard, but they work really well in return, head to ATHLEANX.
com right now andget one of our programs.
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In the meantime, I just did three versionsof the workout.
I’ve got to go recover.
See you soon.