Why HIIT is Good for Losing Weight and Burning Fat
HIIT workouts are recognized as the best method to lose weight and burn fat. Plus, they don't take a lot of time, so they're convenient for your calendar. Want to experience a HIIT class? Try week at no cost at your local FXB.
12 Benefits of HIIT HIIT exercises are quick and are convenient for your routine. Even better is how your body acts after class is over. These classes spark afterburn by expanding your metabolic rate. Simply put, you continue to burn calories after finishing your workout—even while laying on the couch! HIIT routines build muscle and boost your metabolism. This helps your body burn fat for longer periods of time. Here are 12 more benefits of HIIT: Burns more calories more quickly Creates endurance Strengthens cardiovascular functions Improves blood vessel function Promotes blood sugar regulation Increases oxygen intake Lowers resting heart rate and blood pressure Negates age-related muscle decline Stimulates human growth hormone production Builds fast-twitch muscles Benefits brain function Fights anxiety and depression Related: What is Strength Training and Why is it Important? 12-Minute HIIT Workout You Can Do at Home Not close to a Farrell’s? No problem! We’ve created a basic yet effective HIIT workout you can do at home. And you don’t need any equipment! Perform each exercise for 45 seconds, then rest 15 seconds between each movement. Go through this circuit twice. Jump Squats Push-ups Burpees Alternating Side Lunges Mountain Climbers Plank Related: 6 Reasons Why Farrell’s Nutrition Works! Lose Weight and Burn Fat with FXB If you’re looking to burn body fat, build muscle and enhance your cognitive health, HIIT is for you. Plus, it packs all the benefits of other exercises into short, convenient workouts. Looking to get started with a fun and effective workout? Check out group fitness HIIT classes at a Farrell’s near you!">
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