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Energize Your Exercise Kettlebell Workout

Have some fun with this energizing kettlebell and bodyweight workout! I encourage you to be grateful for the ability to move, to think of your workout as playtime, and to have fun with your physical training. At the end of the day, if you’re not enjoying the hours you’re putting in to “get in shape”, isn’t that a big waste of time? I don’t think working out needs to be painful, boring, or hard to motivate yourself for. If you find the right modality of movement, physical training can be incredibly fun in and of itself.

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5x3 EMOM Kettlebell Workout

Complete 3 rounds of 5 minutes, EMOM format. EMOM means you will complete the designated number of repetitions at the top of the minute, and then rest for the remainder of the minute. Round 1 will be 10 reps at the top of the minute, round 2 will be 8 reps at the top of the minute, and round 3 will be 6 reps at the top of the minute.

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Prime Time Kettlebell Workout

Training unilaterally has a number of benefits, for the brain and the body alike. Unilateral training is often used in injury rehabilitation because the brain stimulates both sides of the body even though only one is actually working. Therefore, priming each side of the body with unilateral exercises can increase bilateral strength as well.

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Holiday Hardstyle Pentathlon Challenge Event 5: 100-Rep Swing Ladder for Max Volume

Event 5 of the Holiday Hardstyle Pentathlon Challenge is a 100-Rep Swing Ladder! Complete the highest amount of volume (weight x reps) in 3 minutes with a max of 100 reps. You can strategize to lift more reps with lighter weight or less reps with heavier weight to maximize volume. The bell must pass hip height on every swing.

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Copy of Holiday Hardstyle Pentathlon Challenge Event 3: Two Hand Anyhow 1RM

Event 4 of the Holiday Hardstyle Pentathlon Challenge is a Double Front Squat - Maximum Reps in 5 minutes! Men must use 2x24kg kettlebells and women must use 2x16kg kettlebells. Complete as many reps as possible in the 5 minute time limit without setting the bells down. You must fully lock out your quads at the top of each repetition. Your hip crease must hit parallel with the knee line on every repetition (use a med ball or equivalent to ensure you are hitting correct depth). 

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