New Warrior WOD: Ropes, Primates, & Insect Bodyweight Circuit

Here’s a trio of fat-burning, full body exercises, that not only build strength, but gets your heart racing, as well. Basically, you will perform the following exercises: 1. Skip Rope (aim for 120-140 reps per minute) 2. Chimp Walks (aim for 25-30 rpm) 3. Grasshopper Push Ups (aim for 20-25 rpm) Putting it all together:

Houston Trainer’s Jump Rope & Bodyweight Training For Fat Loss & More

Here’s a workout for fat loss, using 4 exercises you can do anywhere, anytime. The bonus….the only equipment you need is a jump rope. By performing these 4 exercises, back-to-back without rest, you will ramp up your metabolism, cardio, save time, & enhance strength & flexibility. Here’s The Workout: Superset: 1a. Skip Rope x 3 […]

Week 3 of Training For The Men’s Health Urbanathalon

The warriors of the Awakenings Movement Houston training for the October 17, 2009 Men’s Health Magazine Urbanathlon in Chicago. Here’s footage from weekend 3. The workout? 1. Partner Wheel Barrel Walks 2. Sabertooth Crawl uphill/Bear Crawl downhill 3. Jump Rope 4. Stair-skipping 1 round of each x 1 min/2 rounds of each x 2 min. […]

WOD: 062909 10 min. Kettlebell/Jump Rope Circuit

I’m a little perturbed that my elbow has not fully healed from getting caught in an armbar, during a Brazilian Jui-Jitsu open mat session over a week ago. However, I have to do some kettlebell work, or I’m going to lose it! Don’t get me wrong, you have to give injuries time to heal. Yet, […]

June 1st is The New January 1st + Sincere Trains For The Men’s Health Urbathalon in Chicago

What’s up fellow Warriors & She-Warriors. I just got back from the Fast Track To Fitness Millions Summit in New Jersey, and I’m still amped! Not only did I discover even more ways of bringing you the best warrior tools here on NWT, but I recorded some killer videos of my fellow warrior trainers from […]

Kettlebell/Bodyweight WOD: 040709 w/ a little Godsmack & 300 On Top

Warm Up: 5 min KB swings/ side x 16 kg (super set the following exercises) 1a. Kettlebell Clean & Jerks 3 x 8 x 20 kg/side 1b. Close Grip Half Hindu Push Ups x 3 x 10 2a. KB dead high pull 3 x 24 kg x 10 2b. KB suitcase squat x 3 x […]

WOD: 031509: Houston Personal Trainer’s Sunday Morning Brunch Workout of The Day

My definition of a “consistent need for focus” & an “always” humbling experience: Speed Jump Roping while barefoot! Haha. Here’s my Sunday morning brunch workout: 1. Speed jump rope x 100 2. 1 arm Kettlebell Swings x 15/ea. arm 3. Reverse roll & stand x 5 4. Sprawl Push Ups x 10 Perform all of […]

WOD: Wednesday – 091008: Jump Rope/Med Ball Slam Pyramid

Jump Rope/Med Ball Slam Pyramid 1a. Jump Rope – 50, 100, 150, 200, 250, 300, 350 1b. 10 lb Medicine Ball slam – 5,10,15,20,25,30,35 Alternate between both exercises (i.e. Jump Rope 50 times, then perform 5 medicine ball slams, j.r. 100 times, perform 10 med. ball slams, etc.) This is a great full body workout […]