v3_logo_1589841642 white

Enjoy Your TRAINING, MESSAGE Your Coach, Implement FEEDBACK.

LAURA TAYLOR CUSTOM WORKOUT

Hey there Laura!  Here’s your custom program.  All you have to do is a little each day with commitment, a wee bit ‘o courage, and talking with your coach to keep moving forward and making tremendous progress. We will give you the explicit instructions to follow to maximize your training while keeping you from injuring yourself.  Just give us a couple minutes each day of solid effort and you’re going to skyrocket your training.  Thanks for being part of the community and we’re looking forward to everything you’re going to achieve!

WORKOUT 1

V Stand

Description:  This move starts sitting on the ground, legs straight, feet pointed.  Then, with no momentum, lean forward, and use your core and triceps to lift as powerfully as possible to lift your bottom. 

Focus on holding your core tight to keep a rounded posture to support your back and your shoulders forward.

Goal:  4 Rounds, 10 reps per round

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

STALDER PULSES

Description: Start sitting with legs spread wide into a split position. Place hands between legs flat onto the ground. Working to keep the hands flat on the ground, contract your core to cause your pelvis to tilt backwards causing your legs to lift off the ground. 

*You will need to be sure to hold a strong quad contraction and to point your toes to help the quads to maximally engage. 

Goal: 4 rounds of 10 reps.

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

MINI CRUNCHES

Description:  This move starts by lying flat on the ground and contracting your core to make your back flat against the ground. You will then lift your shoulders up off the floor causing a “crunching” of your core.

Focus on holding your core tight throughout this move to support your back.

Goal:  4 Rounds, 10 reps per round

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 5 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

HOLLOWBODY ROCKS

Description:  This move starts by laying on your back. You will then contract your core while lifting your legs and arms just slightly causing your body to become like the bottom of a rocking horse. From there you will lift your legs up slightly to start the rock, holding your core tight throughout to ensure you keep a rounded body posture.

Goal:  4 Rounds, 10 reps per round

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

DAY 2

SPLIT PULSES

Description: This move starts by leaning forward and allowing your hands to reach the ground with knees bent. Then slide your legs out to the side, straightening your knees as you slide them outwards.  Once you reach a comfortable split position with minimal stretching, you will gently pulse your hips up and down to give an additional stretch at the bottom of the pulse and back to resting position at the top of the pulse allowing your body weight to be partially supported by your arms. 
Goal: 4 Rounds, 10 reps 
Extra Notes: You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok! It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

SHOULDER STRETCH

Description: Start standing with hands on a surface waist height or higher. Then walk feet backwards and bend at hips to allow the shoulders to open. Hold position for a count of 5-10

*Focus to ensure that your back doesn’t arch and the movement comes from your shoulders. 

Goal: 4 rounds of 5 reps.

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 5 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

FROG STAND

Description: This move starts by placing your hands on the ground flat in front of you slightly wider than your shoulders. You will then bring your feet close to your hands to allow your inner thigh near your knees to lean against your elbows. From there you will lean forward to lessen weight on your feet until you can lift 1 foot up off the ground.
Focus on holding your core tight to keep a rounded posture to support your back.
Goal: 4 Rounds, 5 reps per leg per round
Extra Notes: You might not hit 5 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok! It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

PLANK CIRCLES

Description: This move starts in a plank position. You then will complete circles at your shoulders where the movement is initiated by the shoulder muscles.
Focus on holding your core tight to keep a rounded posture to support your back.
Goal: 4 Rounds, 5 reps each direction per round
Extra Notes: You might not hit 5 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok! It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

DAY 3

REVERSE GRIP PUSH-UPS

Description: Start in a push-up position with your hands turned at least 90 degrees to the side (if not more to face backwards.) Hands should be positioned so that as you dip down on the push-up your hands are level with your stomach. Hold your core active throughout push-ups to support spine and encourage gluteal activation. 

*Keep elbows close to side as much as possible to maximize triceps engagement. 

Goal: 4 rounds of 10 reps per side.

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

TWIST SQUATS

Description: Start in the horse stance squat (hips and knees at 90 degrees.) Twist 90 degrees to one side, then complete bending the knee to the floor. Goal is to keep the stance narrow to allow the back knee to land at the front heel.
Goal: 4 Rounds, 10 reps per round
Extra Notes: You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok! It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

COIL SQUATS

Description: Start in the horse stance squat (hips and knees at 90 degrees.) Twist further than 90 degrees to one side allowing the back leg to pass under the front leg, then complete bending the knee to the floor as much as possible. 

**All rotation should be coming from the hips with no discomfort at knees

Goal: 4 rounds of 10 reps

Extra Notes: You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok! It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!

SUPERMAN ROCKS

Description:  This move starts by laying on your stomach. You will then contract your back and core while lifting your legs and arms just slightly causing your body to become like the bottom of a rocking horse. From there you will lift your legs up slightly to start the rock, holding your back and core tight throughout to ensure you keep a rounded body posture.

Goal:  4 Rounds, 10 reps per round

Extra Notes:  You might not hit 10 reps every round or even do all 4 rounds, that’s ok!  It may start small but will build each week to continue to maximize your gains. You got this!