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13 Minute AMRAP Workout

Here is a good 13 minute burner, designed in the AMRAP fashion. You’ll set a timer for 13 minutes and try to hustle through as many rounds as possible of the four exercises shown in the image below. Do the … Continue reading

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Circuit Training: 4 x 4 Workout Design

Simple format today: Warm-up on your own for 5 to 10 minutes, then rotate 4 sets through the 4 exercises posted below. Bam. That’s it. Grind on.

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15-Minute Workout: Rainy Day Burner

Ughh, summer seemed like it was just around the corner – now it’s raining cats and dogs in Portland. Need a cure for the gray weather? How about 15 minutes of painful pleasure? Ahem… in the garage gym of course. … Continue reading

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12-minute AMRAP Workout

Four exercises:┬áBarbell push press, toes-to-bar leg raises, medicine ball cleans, and squat jumps. Do ten repetitions of each one. Rotate continuously through all four movements as quickly as you can for an entire twelve minutes. It will be hard. You … Continue reading

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15 Minute Workout: Kettlebell + Bodyweight

For this quick 15-minute burner all you need is a kettlebell and a plyo-box. Warm-up with 2-3 minutes of jump rope, then rotate 3 times through these 4 exercises: kettlebell swing, handstand push-up, box jump, and get-up sit-ups. See the … Continue reading

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15 Minute Workout: Kettlebells vs Parallettes

Here’s a sub-15 minute workout to hammer through when you need a good challenge. Warm-up with 3 to 4 minutes of jumping jacks and then rotate 3 times through these 4 exercises: single arm kettlebell swings, kettlebell halos, parallette tuck … Continue reading

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15 Minute Workout: Christmas 2012 Edition!

Let’s face it – given all the travel, cooking, and family face time, sometimes the holidays can be a bit stressful. What’s the solution? How about hammering a quick, 15-minute workout? This little burner has you warming up with a … Continue reading

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15 Minute Workout

Need a quick workout to hammer through this weekend? You can easily bust out this little burner in 15 minutes or less. Here it is: run 2 to 3 blocks, do 50 kettlebell squats, 30 med ball push-ups, and 40 … Continue reading

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15 Minute Workout: December quickie

Here’s a quick, 15-minute workout to try this weekend: You’ll rotate 3 times through 4 exercise circuits, and will need a barbell, kettlebell, and something to do pull-ups on. Make sure to warm-up a few minutes before jumping into action. … Continue reading

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15 minute workout: Thanksgiving Hustle

Gobble gobble. Quick: grab a kettlebell, and hustle through this 4-circuit workout before you gorge yourself at the dinner table. 15 minutes of effort will leave you feeling less guilty later, I promise. Warm-up a bit before jumping into action, … Continue reading

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