Real-Time Tabata Workout

Welcome to the second of our JDV Tabata workouts! This is a high intensity, metabolism-boosting 8 minute workout which you can enjoy along with us! No equipment necessary, just some water and enthusiasm! Tabata training follows a specific protocol of 20 seconds maximal exercise with 10 seconds rest, repeated for four minutes at a time.…

8 Minute Tabata Workout

Welcome to our first real-time workout! It’s not perfect but we hope you will enjoy working out with us for a full 8 minutes of Tabata. You don’t need any equipment, just some water and some determination! Tabata training is a type of high intensity interval training (HiiT) following a specific protocol of 20 seconds…

No Equipment – Total Body Blast!

We run a regular circuit training session each week which incorporates a great mix of exercises for a total body blast. Ordinarily, we use a range equipment such as dumbbells, medicine balls, kettlebells & equalisers as well as cardio and bodyweight stations. This week, we decided to simplify things and created a circuit with just…

Half-Term Homework-out

Hooray! Half-term brings a welcome breather from the school run. But with children at home, there’s often less time to fit in our fitness regimes. So, for this half-term week, we challenge you to complete our pyramid workout every day. A short, sharp, total body workout – no equipment needed and it won’t take you…

Festive at home workout!

Christmas is almost upon us, and if you’re anything like us, you’re pretty excited!! Although, like us, you’re probably also struggling to squeeze in any kind of workouts between the shopping, food prep, present wrapping and family visiting. So, here’s the perfect festive body blast – 16 minutes of heart rate raising exercise that you…

November Core Challenge

So here it is ….. the Joie de Vivre November Core Challenge – 4 weeks worth of core exercises that will work your abdominals, tranversus abdominis, obliques, erector spinae and more. So many every day functions call on our core to perform – from scooping up a package, riding a bike, running for a bus,…

Sweat-it Tabata Challenge – Day 6

We’re halfway through our challenge – congratulations if you’ve been with us since the start! Today we’re back with press ups, high knees, plank jacks and fabulous burpees! Four rounds of 20 seconds exercise/10 seconds rest. Give it everything you’ve got and enjoy on this gorgeous sunny Saturday.

Sweat-it Tabata Challenge – Day 3

Welcome to day 3 of our Sweat-it Tabata Challenge – and it certainly has been sweaty these last couple of days! Our favourite burpees feature in today’s selection of four exercises. And the timings are the same as the past two days; 20 seconds on/10 seconds rest x 3 rounds. If full press ups prove…