No Gym No Problem

No Gym? No Problem! #3 Eight Strength Training Exercises by Real Simple

You don’t need a bunch of gym equipment to get yourself into shape.  You don’t even need hand weights, all you need is your own body weight.  I love to use my own body weight for strength training!  I can tell you from personal experience that these 8 moves will help to build your strength!

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Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn University Montgomery designed this simple 8 move program.  She suggests that if it is done 4 times a week for 6 weeks, you will see an increase in your overall strength.  If you would like, you can check out the original article for yourself at

Be sure to use good form when performing these moves!  (Besides the lunges, I love all of these moves! I still HATE lunges! ) 

Keep moving!  With these simple 8 moves there are no excuses!

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