Saturday, September 5, 2009

Workout Journal Update

Can you feel it? Summer is slowly fading into fall and I am so excited! I love when the seasons change, it gives me a renewed excitement for life and my workouts. There's something about the onset of fall that makes me want to get up when it's still dark and workout. This may be because of the fact that I live in CA and the hot summer has gotten to my head:) Whatever the reason may be, I'm ready for a new challenge.

This fall I plan to do Insanity as I wrote about in my last post. I also want to do another rotation of P90X or Chalean Extreme. Either way, I have my work cut out for me!

I'm sure most of you have noticed by now that I work out solely at home. This will change next year when my youngest starts kindergarten. I LOVE my DVD programs as I have so many and I think it would be impossible for me to get bored:) The best part is that this time I have spent "practicing" at home has given me stellar form. I am excited to get my personal trainer's license within the next year and eventually finish a degree in kinesiology!

Now that you know what my future plans are I want to share with you the rotation I did in July/ August. I used an endurance/flexibility rotation. I love being able to make my rotations using Cathe's Workout Manager! Here it is:

July

Week 1:

13th- Muscle Endurance: Upper Body Split
14th- Muscle Endurance: Lower Body Split
Bootcamp: Lower Body Only
Legs & Glutes: Floorwork Only
15th- Yoga Dance Fusion
16th- Kitchen Sink Conditioning
17th- Power Yoga for Happiness
18th- Turbo Sculpt

Week 2:

20th- High Step Training
21st- Kickbox Yoga Fusion
22nd- Step, Jump & Pump: Step & Weights Premix
23rd- Yoga Sculpt
24th- Turbo Jam: Lower Body Sculpt
Legs & Glutes Ankle Work
25th- Surf Yoga Soul

Week 3:

27th- 4 Day Split: Bootcamp
28th- Kick, Punch & Crunch: Kick, Punch Drills with Leg Work
29th- Power Yoga for Happiness 2
30th- Drill Max: Cardio and all Upper Body
31st- Butts & Guts: Floorwork & Abs

August

1st- High Step Training: Cardio and Upper Body

Week 4:

3rd- Punch, Kick & Jam
4th- Yoga Link: Hip Helpers
5th- Kickmax: Cardio Leg Sculpt
6th- CTX: Upper Body Split
7th- High Step Challenge
8th- Power Yoga for Happiness

Rest Week:

10th- Results Fitness: Boost Your Metabolism
11th- Surf Yoga Soul
12th- High Step Challenge
13th- Yoga Link: Shoulders
14th- Turbo Jam Fat Blaster
15th- Kickbox Yoga Fusion

I have reviewed 95% of these DVD's in past posts so I hope you'll forgive me for not linking each of them to web pages. If you have any questions about any of the DVD's I use just ask!

Thanks for letting me share:)

Nicole

5 comments:

Averie (LoveVeggiesAndYoga) said...

Hi FF! Thanks for always commenting on my bloggie posts, so awesome to hear you chime in :)

I'd love to hear more about which personal trainer certification/plan you're going with. There are soooo many. Some good, some not. I have wanted to get mine, not sure in conjunction with my yoga certification if it really matters but yeah, I'd like to get it anyway b/c I love fitness! But I hate weights so I wonder if that would annoy me b/c that's not my dealio.

Anyway sorry to ramble, happy L Day weekend!

wholebodylove said...

I rarely use workout DVD's but that will change when the weather get frigid. I can't even think about my daughter going to kindergarten! It's tough just to have her in a daycare while my babysitter is on maternity leave :)

TheFitnessFreak said...

It is tough letting them go when they start school. The good thing is that I've had practice with my two older sons:) I really love my workouts at home so I hope you will too!

Kristen's Raw said...

You're awesome. It's very inspiring to read about your workouts. I'm not one to work out at home, but if the day comes, I'm diving into your blog for recommendations.

Cheers XOXO,
Kristen

Lizzie M. said...

I'm just catching my breathe reading that! Wow! Some day you need to have your own fitness DVD library!

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