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Interval Training Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Interval Training.

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Get Results with Interval Training

I used to be a competitive long distance runner. Day in and day out I’d run mile upon mile, training for the next big race. Some days it meant running a six or seven mile loop that included several (seemingly endless) hills. Other days, I warme...  Read more

Reference Guide to Anaerobic Exercise

SparkPeople’s Exercise Reference Guides offer an in-depth look at the principles of fitness. We often hear a lot about aerobic or “cardio” exercise and how it improves fitness, reduces one’s risk of lifestyle diseases, an...  Read more

Tabata Training 101

Would you like to swap your usual workout out for one that's just four minutes long? Of course you would! Well, that's the allure of Tabata training, a type of super high-intensity interval training that is becoming more and more popular. ...  Read more

Reference Guide to Aerobic Exercise

SparkPeople’s Exercise Reference Guides offer an in-depth look at the principles of fitness. What is Aerobic Exercise? The American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) defines aerobic exercise as "any activity that uses large muscle...  Read more

Kick Your Metabolism Into High Gear!

If you’re reading this, chances are pretty good that you don’t have a metabolism that lets you eat as much as you want without ever gaining an ounce. Maybe (like me) you’re even at the other extreme, where it seems like all you have...  Read more

Aaaaargh iv been back on the weight loss train for
Updated 3/22/2015 9:22:24 AM

Aaaaargh iv been back on the weight loss train for 2 weeks tomorrow and have already caved. I had party food then champagne yday, today i had a maccas mcwrap and chocolate biscuits. Now im laying in bed rehretting everything. I knew what i was doing...  Read more

"I will beat her. I will train harder & eat cleane
Updated 3/18/2015 10:13:57 AM

"I will beat her. I will train harder & eat cleaner. I know her weaknesses & strengths. I've lost to her before, but not this time. She is going down. I have the advantage because I know her well. She is the OLD me." - author unknown (Love this...  Read more

Just did my first training set for 5K Run-this one
Updated 3/14/2015 6:05:14 PM

Just did my first training set for 5K Run-this one was a 'warm up' just to see how it would feel. Monday starts the 1st real training day. (I even made it back home...lol) Stretched 10min b4 and 20min after- feeling really good :D...  Read more

45 min hill intervals @2.5 mph. Shower earned!
Updated 3/14/2015 12:11:38 PM

45 min hill intervals @2.5 mph. Shower earned!...  Read more

it tells me after my cardio and circuit training i
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it tells me after my cardio and circuit training im supposed to have at the lowest 3000+ i think thats cant be im not sure...  Read more

TABATA - FAST AND EFFECTIVE

I use the Japanese interval training system: Tabata.It's a beautiful piece of torture that only takes minutes to complete....  Read more

Interval Training While Walking

I like to walk both outdoors and on my treadmill. I've been reading about how interval training is a great way to boost metabolism and burn more calories. Basically, you alternate between brisk walking and fast walking/sprinting....  Read more

TriSport:Triathletes, Swimmers, Cyclists & Runners

Anything triathlon! Everything Swimming, Biking, Running and Cross-training. Members from beginners to Iron Man competitors are welcome....  Read more

7 Good Reasons to Try Interval Training

What if I told you there was an exercise technique that could burn more calories—and fat—in less time that was also fun? You may think that I was hawking some fitness gadget in an infomercial, or simply lying to you, but neither of those...  Read more

The 4-Minute Miracle Workout (That Really Works)

Tight on time?Don't give up on your workout today. If you have a mere four minutes—that's just 240 total seconds—to spare (and who doesn't), then you do have time to squeeze in a super effective workout that provides major hea...  Read more

interval training

have decided to add interval training to runs. right now i'm doing: 5 min at 4mph 10 min at 5 mph and 5.5 mph 1 min at 6mph 2 min at 5mph 1 min at 6.4 mph 2 min at 5 mph 1 min at 6.6 mph 2 min at 5 mph 1 min at 6.8 mph 2 min at 5...  Read more

Chapter 25 - jolting the scale w/interval training

150In your notebook, list 2 or 3 things that you learned from this chapter. Extremes don't usually work Retrain Your body: within first 30 days - "take a gentle approach to exercise;" second thirty days, "increase intensity"; next 30 days...  Read more