These workouts are designed by strength coach and author Nia Shanks. The workouts are posted three days a week and will help you get strong and learn how to really ‘lift like a girl.’ Learn more about Nia and her approach to training here.
Strength & Conditioning Workouts – Nia Shanks
For the next four weeks you’ll perform a total of three workouts per week on non-consecutive days. Don’t forget how to Lift Like a Girl. Focus entirely on your performance when you’re at the gym. Follow the provided guidelines for improving your performance each week.
Week 2, Day 2
1. Rear Foot Elevated Split Squat: 4×7 (Add 5 pounds to the weight you used in Week 1)
2A. One Arm Dumbbell Shoulder Press:4×7 (Add 5 pounds to the weight you used in Week 1)
2B. Neutral Grip Chin Up: 4×7 (Add 5 pounds to the weight you used in Week 1)
3A. Push Up: 3×13 – 15 (Same weight as Week 1)
3B. Face Pull: 3×13 – 15 (Same weight as Week 1)