We had a wonderful weekend. Busy yet relaxing at the same time.
We did some house things for Lori and Gary’s place. They have some house projects that they want done before the little one arrives in a few months. Since I am such a sweet twin sister I have offered my time to help. (Yes, I realize how lucky I am to have Michelle as a twin sis).
We celebrated Lori being a new mom-to-be for Mother’s Day by doing things for baby M. We called our mom and older sister to wish them a happy Mother’s Day and wished we could be there with them to celebrate together.
We had a hard time coming up with a cute name for this workout. And one day Lori mentioned it’s our lucky 7 workout. Since there are 7 exercises that we do 7 reps for 7 rounds. Sounds easy enough, right? We thought we could do this workout in under 25 minutes.
It actually took us a little over 30 minutes to complete.
Luck was on our side to push us through this workout. To be honest, about halfway through I was thinking we should have reduced the reps or rounds 😉 We got this idea from our triple 8 workout (which now thinking about it we should have called this workout crazy 7 just like that one)! We loved that workout. It was also another long workout for us as we usually workout in less than 20 minutes a day around here. But… it’s good to challenge the body and the mind differently.
Do we have you super excited to burn some calories and shed some fat with this lucky 7 workout right? Good!
Let’s get started.
Here is the workout breakdown.
Don’t forget to PIN this workout to try this week and let us know how you liked it!
Purely training #61 lucky 7 workout (click to download your printable)
We suggest for different fitness levels:
B-fits (beginner peeps): Follow video for recommendations. Use light weights for the squat, lifts, and walk. Take it slow. Can do less rounds – try 3 or 4 rounds.
A-fits (advanced peeps): Go for speed to challenge yourself. Take breaks when needed. Can add on more rounds if you desire.
FIT moms (pregnancy recommendations) : Do the modifications mentioned in the video. Go at a slower pace if needed. Take breaks and can do less rounds if needed. Do triangle plank jumps on a chair to take some pressure of belly. Walking pushups can be done against a wall. This workout is only safe for first trimester.
As the workout continued we both were making some modifications when needed. Never feel bad about modifying a move! Listen to your body and take breaks when needed.
This time challenge full body workout that will burn calories while building muscle!
Go warm-up and come workout with us.
*disclaimer: make sure to consult with your doctor before trying anything new with your workout routine.
Now if you try this lucky 7 workout make sure to let us know. We want to hear how long it takes you. Try to beat us.
Lori and Michelle
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