This workout consists of a full body circuit using your bodyweight. It is designed to build strength and increase muscle endurance. Perfect for home, gym, travel, or just take it to the beach or park for a change of scenery. Circuit training is designed to perform a set amount of exercises in a row (circuit) without any rest in between each set of the exercise. Perform each exercise back to back for a total of 4 sets. Rest one to two minutes in between sets.
Begin standing with your feet shoulder width apart and your hands on your hips. Step forward with one leg, flexing the knees to drop your hips. Descend until your rear knee nearly touches the ground. Your posture should remain upright, and your front knee should stay above the front foot. Drive through the heel of your lead foot and extend both knees to raise yourself back up. Step forward with your rear foot, repeating the lunge on the opposite leg.
Muscles used: Quads, hamstrings, glutes, calves.