DAY 1

Low Carb + Tabata

5 MINUTES OF WALKING, JOGGING, OR ELLIPTICAL FOR WARM-UP

STRETCHING

TABATA

A Tabata round is 8 rounds of 20 seconds on and 10 seconds off for a total of 4 minutes. You will alternate between each of the paired moves, a total of 4 rounds per move with 8 rounds total.

Download a free tabata timer.

Circuit 1 (Alternate between moves)

  • Jump Squat: 20 seconds on/ 10 seconds rest

  • X Jacks: 20 seconds on/ 10 seconds rest

  • Repeat for 4 minutes

Circuit 2 (Alternate between moves)

Circuit 3 (Alternate between moves)

Circuit 4 (Alternate between moves)

5 MINUTES OF LOW INTENSITY CARDIO

Consider using a bike, treadmill, elliptical, stairmaster. Keep your heart rate in “fat burning zone.” (Maintain a conversational pace)

DAY 2

Low Carb + Sprints

10 MINUTES OF WALKING, JOGGING, OR ELLIPTICAL FOR WARM-UP

STRETCHING

SPRINTS

  • Sprint intervals” on the elliptical, bike, or track. I do not recommend sprinting on a treadmill but if you prefer treadmill intervals, please do so at your own risk.

    • Sprint at 100% effort for 20 seconds or 100 meters. Then enjoy 40 seconds of a slow recovery pace. Repeat for 12 minutes.

5 MINUTES OF LOW INTENSITY CARDIO

Consider using a bike, treadmill, elliptical, stairmaster. Keep your heart rate in “fat burning zone.” (Maintain a conversational pace).

DAY 3

Regular Macro Day + Strength Training

5 MINUTES OF WALKING, JOGGING, OR ELLIPTICAL FOR WARM-UP

Do not push it or pre-exhaust your workout. If you push too hard for the cardio, you will not maximize your lifting workout.

Minimize rest between sets and moves. Rest 1-2 mins between every few moves, as needed.

LEGS

CHEST

SHOULDERS

5-10 MINUTES OF ELLIPTICAL, BIKE OR WALKING TO COOL DOWN

DAY 4

Regular Macro Day + Strength Training

5 MINUTES OF WALKING, JOGGING, OR ELLIPTICAL FOR WARM-UP

Do not push it or pre-exhaust your workout. If you push too hard for the cardio, you will not maximize your lifting workout.

Minimize rest between sets and moves. Rest 1-2 mins between every few moves, as needed.

BACK

BICEPS

TRICEPS

5 - 10 MINUTES OF ELLIPTICAL, BIKE, OR WALKING TO COOL DOWN

DAY 5

Low Macro Day + Active Recovery Day

GUIDELINES

  • Consider a trip to the sauna

  • OR 60 minutes of low intensity cardio. Walking, biking, swimming, elliptical, or an exercise of your choice. Keep your heart rate in the fat burning zone.

  • Stomach vacuum with a twist: 5 sets of 20 twists (10 on each side)

  • Or Yoga 

DAY 6

Regular Macro Day + Leg Day

5-10 MINUTES OF WALKING, JOGGING, OR ELLIPTICAL FOR WARM-UP

Do not push it or pre-exhaust your workout. If you push too hard for the cardio, you will not maximize your lifting workout.

Minimize rest between sets and moves. Rest 1-2 mins between every few moves, as needed.

LEGS

5 - 10 MINUTES OF ELLIPTICAL, BIKE OR WALKING TO COOL DOWN

DAY 7

Low Macro Day + Active Recovery Day

GUIDELINES

  • 1 minute walk, 1 minute jog, 2 minute walk, 2 minute jog, 3 minute walk, 3 minute jog, 4 minute walk, 4 minute jog, 5 minute walk, 5 minute jog

  • OR 60 minutes of low intensity cardio. Walking, biking, swimming, elliptical, or an exercise of your choice. Keep your heart rate in the fat burning zone.

  • Stomach vacuum with a twist: 5 sets of 20 twists (10 on each side)

  • Or Yoga