Category: Fitness

5 May

KinStretch is here!

  What is KinStretch? KinStretch is a movement enhancement system that develops maximum body control, flexibility, and USABLE ranges of motion. KinStretch is much more than stretching. Not only does it open up new ranges of motion for your joints, but it teaches your body...

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14 Dec

Home or Travel Workout #2

10 Jump Lunges (5R/5L) 20 One-Arm Rows (10R/10L) 12 Pushups 30 Sec. Side Plank (:30R/:30L) 20 Lunges (10R/10L) 12 Chair Dips 20 Alternating Single-Leg Hip Bridges (10R/10L) 30 Mountain Climbers (15R/15L) Little or no rest between exercises. Rest 60-90 seconds (more if needed) between rounds....

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26 Nov

Home or Travel Workout #1

5 Squat Jumps 10 Prisoner Squats 5 Hand Walkouts 25 Jumping Jacks 10 Pushups 20 Reverse Lunges (10R/10L) 10 Burpees 30 Sec. Plank Hold Little or no rest between exercises. Rest 60-90 seconds (more if needed) between rounds. Complete 3 rounds. If you repeat the...

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16 Sep

Kettlebell Workout 09/10/14 This workout has a little of everything. The idea is that in each pair of exercises the first movement is done as a 5-set ascending ladder, 2 reps up to 10 reps by even numbers. The second exercise is done for 5 reps...

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9 Sep

The Most Important “One Thing”

A popular idea as of late is the Minimum Effective Dose. I do think this has merit. I remember hearing John Berardi speak about adopting new habits. If you attempt one behavior change your success rate is about 80%. Add one more change simultaneously (a...

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26 May

3 Reasons You Should Try Kettlebell Sport

In kettlebell sport a lifter can compete in the snatch, jerk, long-cycle (clean & jerk), or biathlon (jerk + snatch) events. The lifter has 10 minutes to complete as many repetitions as possible in the event. There are rules surrounding this but that is the...

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13 Apr

2014 New Orleans Kettlebell Sport Championships

Cypress Fitness and the IKFF present: The 2014 New Orleans Kettlebell Sport Championships Location: Cypress Fitness 2701 Tchoupitoulas St. New Orleans, LA 70130 Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014 Times: Friday - Weigh In - 5pm to 7pm (at Cypress Fitness) Saturday - Judges meeting –...

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