Strength Training

Mix Hip-Hop Moves With Barre Exercises to Get 1 Wicked Workout

If barre exercise classes are inspired by ballet, Barre Hop brings the beat by infusing the moves with hip-hop. Created by dancer and barre instructor Ericka Taylor, this 30-minute workout is a treat and will work your entire body - there's even a fun ...

Mix Hip-Hop Moves With Barre Exercises to Get 1 Wicked Workout

If barre exercise classes are inspired by ballet, Barre Hop brings the beat by infusing the moves with hip-hop. Created by dancer and barre instructor Ericka Taylor, this 30-minute workout is a treat and will work your entire body - there's even a fun ...

Full-Body Fitness Quickie: 20-Minute Cardio HIIT Workout

This killer HIIT workout will burn major calories while cutting some seriously sleek abs. By mixing plyo moves with core-centric planks, we keep your heart rate up and your entire body working with every move. And let us remind you, HIIT workouts are d...

6 Moves + 100 Reps = Best Core Workout Ever

What's the perfect complement to your heart-pumping cardio workout? This dynamic core workout, that's what. It includes six basic yet effective moves for a total of 100 reps. Don't be scared. It's intense, but it's so good. RelatedLose Weight, Build Mu...

3 Booty-Blasting Moves From a Class Called “Best Butt Ever”

When I first moved to San Francisco, I signed up for a class called Best Butt Ever at Equinox. I had no idea what to expect, but I was sold on the name alone. Who doesn't want the best butt ever?! I immediately fell in love with the tush-targeting cond...

This 4-Week Challenge Will Help You Finally Conquer Push-Ups

If you struggle with doing push-ups, I feel your pain. It wasn't until a few months ago that I could actually complete a full set of push-ups on my toes. I was fit and more active than most, but I found out from my trainer that I wasn't conditioning my...

7 Deadlift Variations That Work Every Part of Your Body

Deadlifts are easily one of the best moves out there. In one fell swoop, a deadlift works your butt, core, legs, back, and upper body - truly the definition of a total-body move. But besides making it look like you had a booty lift, it's also the ultim...

The Ultimate Ab Workout For Your Skimpiest Bikini

Enough of the snow and ice! We're dreaming about sandy beaches and warm waves, so we're planning ahead workout-wise, too. It's time to focus on the abs now that we can push our puffy jackets and chunky sweaters to the backs of our closets. This 10-minu...

You’re Only 5 Minutes and 4 Moves Away From Stronger Abs

During a recent trip to London, I sat down with the very engaging Desirèe Henry, Olympic medalist and Adidas athlete. When we spoke, the English sprinter was only days away from winning silver in the women's 4x100-meter relay at the World Championships, adding yet another medal to her already growing collection. Based on our conversation, you never would have guessed that she was in the throes of an intense competition; she was incredibly warm and at ease throughout our evening chat. She shared that just that week, her mom was calling on her for fitness advice; specifically, a workout. Desirèe more than obliged, creating a quick four-move circuit. "For me it's all about the core and the abs," she said. "I do a little bit every day - even if it's just before bed."RelatedTrust...

A 10-Minute Total-Body Workout That Puts the Focus on Form

High-intensity may be all the rage, but it isn't necessary to go to your edge during every single workout. In fact, there is strong evidence against making HIIT your only form of exercise. By slowing workouts down, you're able to better work on your f...

3 Flat-Ab Exercises From Shaun T – and All You Need Is a Chair

Here's a quick three-minute workout from Beachbody supertrainer Shaun T. It's just three moves! And all you need is a chair. The best thing: two of the moves are actually done sitting down. But don't be fooled - this sweet little workout will still get...

The Intense Push-Up Variation That’ll Change the Way Your Abs Look

Push-ups have got to be my all-time favorite upper-body exercise since they are so effective at targeting your chest and shoulders. There are so many variations to this basic exercise, so here's another one to add to your routine. Bonus: this move help...