Before we start jumping up and down, let’s look at why incorporating jumps into your workout may be the boost you need. You may have heard terms such as “plyometrics,” “reactive training” or “power workouts.” These terms may sound like exclusive training methods for professional athletes, but I am here to say (shout!) that you
A jump box is a simple structure that lets you get a workout without leaving your home. Also known as a plyometric box, a jump box is used for lower-body exercises that are designed to increase your power, explosiveness, and speed. You can...
Few things are as versatile as apple cider vinegar or a little black dress. But there’s one thing — which you’ve probably seen at your gym — that comes close: a box. Here are six moves that will tone every muscle, from upper to lower body.
How fast can you complete this conditioning workout? Get ready to sweat with burpee box jumps, mountain climbers, lunges, kettlebell deadlifts, sit ups and more. This workout should take less than 30 minutes. Click for all the details. via @runonrealfood
This benchmark WOD has a pyramid rep scheme (ascending then descending) pairing deadlifts and box jumps. The deadlift will make the box jumps tougher and vice versa. At only 75 reps this workout is on the shorter end but not quite an all-out sprint for most athletes.