Fitness using Bodyweight Exercises
You do not need to have a full gym of expensive exercise equipment to have an effective training program.
Benefits of Bodyweight Workouts
- Save money – you don't need to spend money on buying weights and equipment.
- Workout Anywhere - with body weight exercises you can workout everywhere.
- Reduce Injuries - the probability for injuries is lower using bodyweight exercises.
Some Bodyweight Exercises
Here are some simple bodyweight exercises that anyone can do, with a list if the major muscle groups that they target.
|push ups||chest, arms and core muscles|
|chin ups||lats, arms|
|body weight squats||quads, hamstrings, buttocks and posture|
|supine bridge||core muscles|
|side lying bridge||down phasing obliques|
|horizontal pull ups||upper back, arms|
|step ups||quads, hammies and buttocks|
|lunges||quads, hammies and buttocks|