At Home Shoulder and Ab Sculptor by DailyHIIT
At Home Shoulder and Ab Sculptor
Life too hectic to get to the gym? I know it all too well, especially this time of year… Here in Alberta we have what feels like 2 months of summer for activities and 10 months of winter. Here is a quick 12 minute at home workout for you that will target your shoulders and abs – no equipment required. An easy and quick solution that you can fit in between all your summer activities.
Set your timers as follows
- 6 exercises
- 50 seconds INTENSE workout (give it all you got)
- 10 second rest between exercise
- Repeat a total of two times.
HERE WE GO!
Exercise 1: Burpee with tuck jump
Stand with feet together, squat down and touch the floor, shoot legs back into a plank position, jump back in, stand up and accelerate into a high tuck jump (knees to chest), repeat .
Get in a high plank position, body in a straight line. Alternate bringing one knee at a time to the tricep on the same side
Exercise 3: Walkout with Shoulder Taps
Stand with feet together. Bend over and place hands on floor close to feet. Keeping legs as straight as possible, walk hands out to a high plank position. Do 2 shoulder taps per side (alternating) and walk hands back to standing, repeat.
Exercise 4: Plank twister
Get in high plank position; shoot foot under body to opposite side, touch hip to floor and return, repeat on right side.
Exercise 5: Army Crawl
Start in forearm plank position. Lift foot and hand on left side and the elbow and knee, return to plank and repeat on opposite side.
Exercise 6: Push-up Reach
Start in high plank position. Perform full push-up then rotate body to one side, take hand and reach it towards the ceiling. Return to plank, perform push-up and repeat on opposite side.
To add a bit more of a challenge to the above exercises they can be done with a weighted vest!