Quick and Easy Free Weight Fitness Tutorial
Finding it difficult to stick to a gym routine? The guys on the AllAyurveda team are going to give you a simple fitness tutorial to help you squeeze in a workout into your whirligig schedule. The fun part is that the guys are playing these boot camp exercise games by taking in your comments to do the workout that you want them to.
So our fitness tutorial starts with two different kinds of pushups. Watch the video to know what kind of pushup is more suited to you.
It’s a great full body workout as they work on a large number of muscles all at once like your arms, abs and lower body.
Pushups train the muscle fibers that are responsible for balance and speed.
This freeweight exercise can build muscle mass in your chest, shoulders and triceps, back and biceps and legs and abs.
One of our viewers asked us if there is anything that can be done for losing belly fat. This is a harsh reality for many of us who find it easy to lose weight, but that stubborn belly fat is the last to go if it does at all. This is where online workout videos to lose weight like ours show you the solution in the form of ab crunches.
Half crunches can work your abdominal muscles to give you a flat tummy in a matter of just two weeks.
Watch this video and you’ll see proof positive that a killer workout does not need endless hours in a gym, or a ton of space either. Squats are body-shaping workouts that work on your leg muscles including your quadriceps, hamstrings and calves but also create an anabolic environment for muscle building all over.
You get both mobility and balance with squats which makes them one of the more functional exercises for stabilizing your core. Jump high and run faster by tapping on the specific muscle groups.
Workout Nutrition Tips
A lot of people who work out start to nutritional supplements like artificial supplements that are full of fillers, chemical additives and flavors. True to form, our guys are into natural supplements and a healthy diet like multivitamins, fish oil, vegetarian sources of protein like pea, soybean and flaxseed.
Strength Training – High-Intensity Interval Training (HIIT)
If you want to get the most out of your workout and get shredded for summer, then build strength with High-intensity interval training (HIIT).
Top among the benefits is that the burpee which maximizes fat loss by burning mega calories.
Because burpees are a full body strength training exercise, they rank right at the top of functional fitness.
Nothing develops conditioning and endurance more than burpees, do they get the heart rate up or what! This is what makes them a popular choice for CrossFit.
Since they require zero equipment, you can come up with your own version by adding them to your favorite workout.
Planks are getting increasingly popular for strengthening your core because, like all the other exercises we have shown you, these work on a large range of muscles for a total ten workout.
Planking can go a long way into developing your deep inner core muscles for that tight, toned look. This means lesser fat around the belly.
If you suffer from back pain, then planks are the perfect thing. They strengthen the muscles in your upper back and core which fixes lower back pain as well.
Best Tip to Lose Weight
The best way to lose weight and to keep it off is by varying the kind of exercises you do on a regular basis.
Your Ayurvedic Dosha and Exercise
Kaphas need to work at it till they are all good and sweaty. Endurance sports like long distance running, aerobics, dancing, soccer, etc. are good for Kaphas.
Pittas are high energy with a strong drive. They should take u challenging sports such as hiking, tennis and mountain climbing. Since summer is Pitta season, there is a tendency to get overheated with your workouts so watch out for that.
Vatas are enthusiastic and may land up pushing themselves too hard. Grounding exercises such as yoga, walking, bicycling and dancing are best suited for this dosha.
Learn about your dosha by taking our quiz.