Bodyweight exercises are a fundamental aspect of exercise and fitness. These movements are a great addition to any workout, as they’re relatively simple to master, require no expense, and can be performed anytime, anywhere.
1. Bodyweight Exercises Save Time
Want to work out, but don’t feel like trekking to the gym? Or, want to work out, but aren’t quite ready to take on the gym? There’s a bodyweight workout for that.
2. Bodyweight Exercises Solve Travel Problems
If you’re traveling, and don’t have access to a gym or want an excuse to explore your newfound surroundings whilebreaking a sweat, there’s a bodyweight workout for that.
3. Bodyweight Exercises Solve All Sorts of Problems
Maybe you lack time, money, or any other logistics that affect your ability to consistently exercise. You guessed it: There’s a bodyweight workout for that, too.
A Complete Guide to Bodyweight Exercises
Below, you’ll find a list of Spartan-approved bodyweight exercises that will help you build strength, power, and endurance, while duly toning and sculpting your frame.
Each movement is linked to a demonstration video that will show you how to complete the movement with proper form.
As mentioned previously, these bodyweight exercises can be strung together to form a sweat-inducing workout masterpiece. You can also sprinkle them into any other routine, be it some form of cross training, HIIT, Tabata, or even CrossFit. In short, body weight movements provide a choose-your-own-adventure option for staying fit and effectively leave you with #NoExcuses. Take a look at the list below and start on your path toward more diversified workouts and a fitter tomorrow.
Obliques: Russian Twists
Put bodyweight training in to action today with the Spartan Bodyweight Training Plan.