28 DAYS OF DUMBBELLS CHALLENGE
25m CALMING TOTAL HIP STRETCH
Soothing stretch session focusing on the hips. Class structure: ten unique stretches held for 1-2 minutes each.
- Highlighted stretches: recline pigeon, lying 90-90, prone crossover, inner-thigh stretch
- No music
Equipment needed: wall or elevates surface (optional)
Up Next in WEEK 02 [28 DAYS OF DBs]
20m EMPOWERING FULL BODY STRENGTH (DBs)
Intermediate full-body strength workout using bodyweight and dumbbells (10-15 lbs). No jumping, beginner, and pregnancy-friendly (modify core exercises as needed). Great for runners and cyclists.
- (2) strength sets, including isometric holds
- bodyweight core finisher
35m BURNING CARDIO & ABS (DBs)
Intermediate cardio and abs workout using dumbbells (10lbs). Class structure: warm-up, dynamic warm-up, slow strength circuit, killer bodyweight cardio circuit, challenging core finisher.
- Highlighted exercises: bear plank row, split squat, drop squat, push-ups, dead bug (with yoga block)
12m QUICKIE ARMS STRENGTH
Quick moving upper body strength workout using dumbbells (8-10 lbs). Warm-up followed by three strength circuits completed two times thru.
- Highlighted exercises: biceps curl, triceps extension, push-up, back fly
- Includes music
Equipment needed: dumbbells
Strength score: 3/5