Fitness and Nutrition

Shortcut to Shred

This is an intense 6-week plan built by Jim Stoppani that combines weight training and cardio into a single session. It includes a nutritional plan as well as supplement recommendations for quick fat loss. All of the exercises in this program are available on YouTube if you aren’t sure how to do it.

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Abel James’s 7 Minute Morning Workout Routine

He is a fan of short, high-intensity workouts for burning fat and gaining muscle.  He suggests picking full-body exercises and doing them for 20 seconds on and 10 seconds rest.  The intensity level should be an 8-9 on a scale of 1-10

Here are a few of his favorites:

  • Burpees
  • Sprints
  • Hill Sprints
  • Bicycle Sprints
  • Jumping Jacks

Tim McGraw’s 20-Minute Routine

When Tim has little time for a workout, he does this routine:

Warm-up: do three sets of 20 jumping jacks with a 30-second rest between each set.

Pushups. Advanced Move: rotate to side plank between pushups (as many as possible).

Squats: (as many as possible).

Sit-ups. Advanced Move: V-ups (as many as possible).

He does each of these moves for 40 seconds, then takes a 20-second break in between. Also, he rests for a minute after each round. He does a total of five rounds.

Athleanx Series

Athleanx is a great resource for learning about the anatomy of each muscle group and how to work each muscle group effectively and without injury. Check out the links below for the muscle groups you want to target.