Pile on the results with compound exercises this holiday season

Data pix.

Turkey and stuffing and pie - oh my! Yes, it's that time of year for food comas and holiday weight gain!

But have no fear! Fitness and Nutrition expert, Lindsey Day, is at Life Time to help us with a workout we can knock out in 30 minutes.

So you're caught up in the holiday hustle...preparing delicious desserts for the holiday parties, huh? Well, don’t forget to prepare your body to battle the excess calories you’re about to consume. This week, we're compounding our results with compound exercises!

1- Let's start with a deadlift!  

What's a compound exercise you ask? It's is a single movement that incorporates multiple muscle groups.

This works, legs, back and core.

2- Bent Over Row

Compound movements burn a major calories in a shorter amount of time; the perfect exercise for the hectic holiday season!

This works back, shoulders and core.

3- Renegade Row: Get into a plank position, keep the body straight, and row up one dumbbell at a time.

4- Step Ups with a bicep curl into shoulder press. Push out of the heel of your foot. Curl as you step up, then push the dumbbells straight over your head.

We're doing 4 sets of 15 reps of those exercises, resting 30 seconds between sets.

GET A FREE DAY PASS TO LIFE TIME ATHLETIC HERE

CHECK LIFE TIME CLASS SCHEDULE HERE

CLICK HERE To Take Lindsey's Free BODY Optimization Quiz

CLICK HERE to take Lindsey's Free KETO TROUBLE SHOOT Quiz

CLICK HERE to Learn more fitness & nutrition with Lindsey

FB: Lindsey Day Fitness

IG: @LindseyDayFitness

YouTube: Lindsey Day Fitness

Let's connect! Follow the CW39 Houston on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.