SET UP: Sit on a Pilates Cadillac with a stability sling around your back at T12/L1. Use short yellow or blue springs. If your legs don’t reach the posts, use a foam roller to press your feet into.
PART 1: Rotate upper torso to the right and then left, keeping pelvis quiet. Do this 3-5 times.
PART 2: Roll off sitting bones and flex the lumbar spine while rotating the upper body to the right. Sit tall. Repeat left. And back up. Repeat 3-5 times.
MODIFICATION: If you don’t have a Pilates Cadillac, try this exercise with a Pilates Theraband. You may need to get creative for where to fasten it. Make sure it’s secure before starting this exercise.
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Many people are tentative about how to approach their desire to get into shape. In many cases, they do not how to start, or simply lack the motivation to start. It’s best to start out with fun in mind! To follow are a few pointers to get you up and going.
Even babies cannot resist the beat of the music. It is a natural reaction for people to start moving when they hear music. Playing music provides a vital distration to one’s exercise routine. Music is a great way to keep you motivated when getting tired and it is also a great way to keep exercising fun.
You can easily become bored when you are working out, but you should find ways to make it fun. Use the time you spend exercising as a time to socialize. Build a fitness support group of like-minded people that you can call to join you when working out. By having great friends to converse with during your workout, time will go by faster. When you exercise with a friend it’s so relaxed and fun that you may actually work out more than you intended!
You may want to consider using a workout video game. It will distract you while you are working out and prevent you from noticing your fatigue. As your focus is going to be on the video game, you will forget you are actually exercising. The excitement will help you to work through the fatigue.
Shopping for exercise clothes is a great way to get motivated to work out. Purchase workout attire that energizes you and puts you in an active mood. You can find a large variety of workout clothes. Get exercise clothes that jazz up your mood, either by flattering your figure or just feeling fun to be in. Think outside the box. Make it like an adventure. You need to select a range of workout garments that help get you excited about exercising.
You will get bored with an exercise routine if you do it every day, which may cause you to stop. Losing interest in your workout can make you want to stop pushing forward. Make sure you alter your exercises, so your workouts continue to be motivational and original. If you lose interest you risk stopping altogether. Starting up again can be really tough!
Rewarding yourself is deserved if you have done a good job. Reward yourself at each step along the way to help you reach your ultimate fitness goal. Treat yourself with a new outfit after reaching your goals. You could even reward yourself with a small portion of something you really love to eat, a tiny and tasty treat.
Many people think exercise is always a pain, but it can be lots of fun. Use these tips in order to add fun into your exercise routine.