Easy Abs at Home

https://youtu.be/VcNMtj9WP-g Easy abs at home. All you need is 1 dumbbell and a small space for a mat. This workout series will be focused on working the oblique slings of muscle and tissue/fascia running from shoulder to hips.  These are movements we most associate with baseball and softball players, throwers in any sports, runner's, as as well as with everyday movements like walking or reaching. The 2 movements are: Deadbug with 1-weight Side Bridge Up's Deadbug with 1-weight main goals are to...

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Mom’s Making Millions FREE Virtual Training

  Are you ready to build your brand and grow your business (without overwhelm and burnout)? I’m excited to bring my perspective to this topic – through the all-new, free, virtual event,“Moms Making Millions: Get the Inside Scoop from Mompreneur Coaches Crushing It with Iconic Brand Identities,” hosted by Brittani Duval. She takes businesses to the next level by helping them build their brand. So when Brittani Duval asked me to bring my story to her event, I said yes! What’s really unique...

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The ONE Cue to Get Rid of Low Belly Pooch

There is one cue we can give you to change EVERYTHING about how you change the appearance of your abs.  I think the thing we hear the most is, "How do I get rid of low belly pooch?" Especially if you have carried a child or are menopausal, THIS is the BIGGEST complaint.  And unfortunately doing more ab exercises WILL NOT change it, in fact, some of the ab exercises you are doing actually could be making it worse.  In...

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Bye Bye to Back Fat!

This month we've been focused specifically on losing back fat.  AND IT IS WORKING!! The women in my app are losing pounds and inches, PLUS finding confidence to wear summer clothes they haven't worn in a while.  AND I'm SO excited to share!   The workouts are targeted toward this area with strength training, cardio, and ab exercises 4-5 days a week.  All of my clients have been working out at home with dumbbells and bands and are getting results like...

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The BEST Ab Exercises to Reduce Back Pain

Hey! We are excited to invite you to our first Virtual Abs Academy. We want to take time to instruct you how to safely and effectively complete ab workouts/exercises that create a strong core.  Many of the common ab exercises we do can be good for strengthening, but if we load the joints wrong, can lead to injury or overcompensation of muscles causing pain or imbalances. WHICH LEADS TO PAIN. What You Will Get: ($200 VALUE!!) What to do to train...

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Cardio for Fat Loss + Metabolism: Virtual Barn Gym Series

We've all been sitting more. Eating more carbs with added stress. Drinking more alcohol. Worked out less.  And WE ARE ALL FEELING IT. But with the world slowly reopening, we have to put on our work pants, swimsuits, and jean shorts again here soon...so we better kick it in gear by checking our metabolism.  And doing it quickly!  Make sure the workouts you are doing are worth your while and are helping improve your overall health, endurance, and to...

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What Losing 7 lbs. in 3 Weeks Looks Like

What does losing 7 lbs in 3 weeks feel like?? Day 1: I want to workout at home, when I can, between work hours.  I have some dumbbells, a band, and a foam roller.  I want to lose weight.  I'm so ashamed of where I've gotten with my health.   Day 21: I'm down 7 lbs! I've been working out a few days a week.  And I can feel my body changing. The virtual workouts are really helpful, to follow along live...

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Adding Miles Per Hour to Her Pitching Velocity

Tess came to me wanting to add miles per hour to her pitching velocity, and improve her endurance.  Before we could do either of those things, we had to improve her movement, positioning, and breathing.  Then we had to pattern those changes into her movement, before adding load and velocity.  As you can see in the pictures above, the pictures on the right, in red, were taken the week we started.  The pictures on the left, in white are...

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American Council on Exercise: Adaptive Fitness for Clients with Special Needs

June 17, 11 am-12 pm//San Diego, CA In this video training led by Anna Woods, an ACE Certified Personal Trainer, owner of SheStrength, author and mother of two children with special needs, you will learn how to lead a client with developmental and/or physical delays through a personal training or small group exercise session. You will discover creative and fun ways to engage and motivate clients in warm-ups, strength training and cardio workouts using various equipment, tools and communication methods. Upon...

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17-Year Old Gets Her First Bar Muscle Up!

https://youtu.be/6yyDk3eXT6s After a year and a half of working core strength, shoulder stability, and timing, Kennedy, 17, got her first assisted bar muscle up! She has big dreams of competing in CrossFit and we are slowly working our way to that goal! Kennedy follows my sheSTRENGTH programming at home, and at my barn a few days a week. We focused on scap stability, shoulder positioning, grip strength, core control, hip strength/power, pulling strength and positions, and endurance. —— To find out more...

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