This sneaky standing core class is anything but traditional. You’ll use light dumbbells, but don’t underestimate the results. These 10 combo moves are the best standup ab exercises to stabilize your core, lengthen to strengthen, and that also utilize all your bottom half. You may not notice every muscle getting worked, but we bet you’ll feel it tomorrow. Grab that light set and take a stand!
*Don’t forget to stretch!*
Check out Miriam’s 5 Minute Post-Workout Stretch: https://www.studiosweatondemand.com/classes/stretch-restore-workouts/post-spin-cycling-stretches-in-5-minutes-by-studio-sweat-ondemand/
Or choose another stretch session from our awesome selection of Stretch Classes: https://www.studiosweatondemand.com/classes/stretch-restore-workouts/
Embrace the burn and savor the sculpt in this body-sculpting mat pilates workout with thera-bands. Though in this class you can get an amazing pilates session in without the bands, the added resistance provides an element of strength and control. Grab your mat and let’s feel the burn.
This class is a wonderful way to enjoy the basics of Pilates online from the comfort of… anywhere. We start with the breath, a fundamental! Our intentions are axial elongation, spine and hip mobility, balance, posture muscle strengthening, and overall an energizing of the body and mind. This mat Pilates Class is great for seniors, budding athletes, and general fitness enthusiasts alike, so grab a mat, a towel, and focus.
6 minutes of abs, along with 6 minutes of stretching. It’s about that simple folks. In this short online ab & stretch session, you’ll hit the core from every angle before stretching the legs, hips, and back in the last 6 minutes. This is great to tack on to any other workout, or to do stand-alone when you just want to get your blood going and body flowing. 🙂 Enjoy!
This short but solid ab workout is packed full of plank ab exercises that are good for post pregnancy. It’s the perfect way for any momma ready to get back into the game postpartum to tighten that core safely and effectively. And… it’s great for all fitness levels! So, let’s walk that plank!
This is a quick and effective ab workout for postpartum women who have had C-sections and have been cleared by their doctors to start exercising again. As a mom of three, trainer Brooke has been there. These exercises tone the glutes (biggest muscle group in the core), as well as the abdominals in a safe and effective way to help get that core strong and back in shape.
This Postpartum Pilates Ab Workout is a great way to tone that mid-section if you’re short on time, yet still want that “feel good, oh so sore” transformation. You’ll experience some of the best ab exercises for post pregnancy, whether your youngest is 2 months old, a year old, or 18. 🙂 It’s just a great way to tone the core. Press play to tighten those abs back up now!
This 10 minute online core workout for men, and women tougher than a man (you know you are!), is a perfect addition to your workout of the day or on its own if you’re short on time and just wanna blast that mid-section! We cycle through 4 of the best ab exercises that are guaranteed to challenge and change our cores, while elevating that heart rate so we crush some kCals as an added bonus.
Strong core muscles mean more toned abs, better balance & stability, and improved endurance strength. So, if you want some of THAT… click play for 10 Minutes of Tough.
This traditional style online Mat Pilates class sure packs a punch, I’ll tell you that! Tatiana makes sure every single muscle in the core, whether big or small, gets puh-lenty of action. And remember that your core doesn’t just mean your abs – the glutes, shoulder girdle, and the inner thighs will be feelin’ the love too. And per any good Pilates class, you’ll stretch as you strengthen. Do this, you won’t regret it.
The name says it all. Some of the best ab exercises you can do, and all in only 9 minutes. Let’s carve it up!
This 8, I mean 10, I mean 12 🙂 Minute Total Core Workout is all you need to feel strong all day long because, as Cat says, “Strong Core, Strong Body.” You’ll experience some of the best ab exercises for those looking to flatten their stomach, tighten those traverse abs, target the obliques, and get those deep hard to reach abdominals. Are you ready to get hard core!?
This immersive 20 Minute Mat Pilates video with Coach Mere is a sweet, but short, Pilates session to do on those days where you want get in just a little strengthening and lengthening, or as an addition to another workout! You’ll see by the sweat that Mere led this one right after finishing a killer Spin Sculpt class.
Get ready to really hit those deep core muscles, focusing on control and deliberate movements. It’s a full body workout that won’t disappoint. Grab your mat!
*Don’t forget to warm up! See below for warm-up options*
Warm-Up Option #1
Cat’s 12 Minute Warm Up Spin: https://www.studiosweatondemand.com/classes/30-minute-spin-classes/12-minute-warm-spin-best-online-spin-classes/
Warm-Up Option #2
20 Jumping jacks
20 Bodyweight Squats
20 Alternating forward lunges
20 arm circles- 10 large / 10 small
Repeat 2-4 times
Warm-Up Option #3
Set a timer for 30 seconds for 10 rounds
1. Jog in Place
2. Butt kickers
4. Mountain climbers
5. Push ups
Repeat twice for a total of 5 mins