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5/7/13 4:10 P

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I agree. With the exception of a few yoga stretches, both appear to work the core and tone the body in general.

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5/3/13 10:38 P

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in answer to the question "would you consider a yoga/pilates session to be ST?" ... it depends.

The ones I've seen offered at our Y seem to attract the elite...and would definitely be ST. I tried out a few of them and I was definitely not in the contender's league. Not that they weren't welcoming to all participants...but the classes were strenuous, and demanding of stamina and flexibility.

...bottom line...yes....I do think the yogilates classes have a definite ST component to them.

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5/3/13 10:48 A

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Here's a question - would you consider a yoga/pilates session to be ST?

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
-Will Rogers


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5/1/13 11:48 P

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I managed to get six in before May.

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4/29/13 8:46 P

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My goal is to get 3 full body workouts in per week and not have them occur on consecutive days. Ideally it would be MWF or MWSat, but lately it's been Tues, Fri, Sun. I'm a creature of habit, so it is challenging for me to have to work 3 in every week. I used to have it figured out for me with the st class at the Y on MWF at 4:30 p.m., but then they arranged the schedule (without consulting me....lol) to where my very favorite cardio class, spinning, and my very favorite teachers also happened at that time. I can pretty much duplicate the ST here at home, but not the spin....so I've had to try to fit the bodyshape in where I can. I do try to hit a Y Strength class at least once a week just to keep me motivated. What I notice is that at home I lift heavier weights and fully work out all the parts. At the Y, I might be lifting lighter weights and not giving each body area the full focus....but it is condensed into one hour of time and no breaks and sometimes doing things I would not do at home -- like those wall squats with the ball that our teacher seems to love to drag out that I consider pure torture.

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4/29/13 6:29 P

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I think we're doing pretty good! My scheduled days are Monday, Wednesday & Friday. Sometimes Friday's session gets pushed back to Saturday, though.

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
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4/29/13 4:02 P

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I have five in so far.

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4/29/13 3:32 P

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session #4 completed Sunday ...another planned for tomorrow. I won't get in all 7 either, but will continue through May

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4/29/13 12:45 P

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#6 completed. I won't get 7 in before the month ends, but will continue next month emoticon

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4/27/13 8:43 P

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#5 in the books!

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
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4/26/13 8:18 P

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Session #3 completed today. Next one planned is Sunday.

Paula -- Waco, TX area



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4/26/13 4:23 P

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I completed 3 sessions so far!

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4/25/13 6:39 P

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Full body session completed Tuesday for 65 minutes (#2)

and one planned for tomorrow.

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4/25/13 6:31 P

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Session #4 done!

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
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4/22/13 6:26 P

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Session #3 done!

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
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4/21/13 9:42 P

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Completed 2 sessions of ST this past week Tue & Fri.

Jonnie
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If you think you can do a thing or think you can't do a thing, you're right.
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4/21/13 9:32 P

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Definitely NOT an everyday task! I have to do it again after we have the tile grouted, but then it will only need to be done once a year or less.

Jayne

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There is no growth in the Comfort Zone, and NO comfort in the Growth Zone

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4/21/13 9:29 A

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I think you could make a case for it...unless you do it every day emoticon

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4/20/13 10:53 P

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Does enhancing/sealing travertine tile count for ST? I definitely worked core, arms, and shoulders.

Jayne

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There is no growth in the Comfort Zone, and NO comfort in the Growth Zone

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4/20/13 8:08 P

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Session #2 completed today!

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
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4/19/13 5:43 P

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4/18 - 80 minutes ST DVD's here at home.

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4/19/13 4:21 P

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I am in and I have one session in the bag!

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4/17/13 9:53 P

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I really need to get back to ST. So I'll give it a shot!

Jayne

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4/17/13 7:54 P

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I'm in! ST is something I've been trying to get in 3X a week. I have a session planned for tomorrow!

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4/17/13 4:22 P

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I'm in...and got #1 in today!

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
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4/17/13 4:14 P

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You asked for it. Here it is.

For the rest of the month - on seven different days - do strength training. Does not matter what part(s) or what exercise or how long. Seven different training days before May 1.

Are you in?



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