How has 2012 started off for you? I had a huge 2011; launching Body Incredible’s sister blog, Woman Incredible as well as writing my new eBook – The Truth About Female Fat Loss and finally launching the Woman Incredible VIP membership program. Phew!
Here are the top 10 most read Body Incredible posts for 2011 – Enjoy! 🙂
1. Incredible Bodies #2 – Those Legs Are AMAZING: And Here’s How To Achieve Them
Have you ever seen a more perfectly sculpted pair of legs? Carrie Underwood (of American Idol fame) has the sort of definition and tone that most women only dream about. And she’s clearly worked hard to get them – so we can hardly blame her for showing them off, can we? Read More.
2. Does Sweating Help You Lose Weight?
Lots of people hate sweating. In fact, I’d have to say at least 80% of my female clients can’t stand it, and at least half the mean seem to find it pretty gross as well. The think it’s icky, unhygienic, and embarrassing. In fact, many of my clients apologize to me for sweating. Well apologize no longer, because it’s official: I LOVE sweating. Okay, so I don’t LOVE touching your sweat (although it really doesn’t phase me), what I mean is I love the feeling of getting a good sweat up in my own workouts. Read More.
3. Want Jennifer Aniston’s Lean Physique? Here’s How
Love her or hate her (or her hair), there’s no denying Jennifer Aniston has a hot body wanted, albeit in different ways no doubt, by girls and guys alike.
Of course it doesn’t take long to research how she got in such great shape, but what you really want to know is how can you translate that into sculpting and toning your body into a lean work of art. Read More.
4. 101 Ways To Shed The Final 5 And Finally Get Ripped
You would think, given how well you eat and how hard you work, that you would actually have been able to hit your goal by now. Right? Surely after everything you’ve put in over the past weeks, months, perhaps even years you should be prancing around most of the time thinking how HOT you look.
You can admit it. I know that’s what you want. Well, maybe not the prancing part. Read More.
5. Incredible Metabolism Boost #1
Did you know that sprint-based cardio is absolutely the best type of cardio to burn body fat and lose weight fast?
A University of New South Wales study found that women who undertook 8 seconds of sprinting on a stationary exercise bike, followed by 12 seconds of light cycling for 20 minutes, lost 3 times as much fat as women who perform continuous cardio for 40 minutes. Read More.
6. How To Transform Your Body In A Week
What do you do if you want to get in phenomenal shape within a week? Here’s my 7-point plan to get you in tip-top shape ASAP. Granted, it’s definitely easier to stay in great shape if you’ve already been exercising regularly and eating fairly well, but even at this time of year even the most committed Body Incredible seeker can slip up. When I need to shape up, tighten up and lift up (my energy!) as quick smart as possible I follow this format. And it really works. But no half-hearted attempts – it is, after all, only a week. Read More.
7. The Perfect Post-Workout Food For Fat Loss
Today’s post is in response to a reader question. See below for how to have your questions answered in an upcoming article.
“I am a regular visitor of your site and find your posts incredible. It would be really great if you could give me some guidance on post work out meals. I am 25 yrs old. My height is 5 ft 5 inches and I weigh 67 kg. I wish to lose fat and have a lean body. I generally do weight training and some cardio, and I work out in the evenings. Will be glad to hear it from you. Thanks.” Read More.
8. How To Avoid Chunky Fat Aerobics Instructor Syndrome
There’s an unsightly affliction attacking gym-goers everywhere, and this might include you. It’s the syndrome of the ‘Chunky Fat Aerobics Instructor’ (a fantastic term, coined by Strength Coach and creator of the BioSignature method, Charles Poliquin). It’s defined by a big ole booty and ever-expanding thighs. Now I’m not being mean nor am I being facetious. Read More.
9. 6 Rules On Life From Arnold Schwarzenegger – And A Tribute To A Lost Friend
Yesterday I went to the funeral of a friend who was only 34. He was a trainer who I’d known for many years through the time I worked at Fitness First, and was married just 6 months ago.
Saying goodbye is never easy, but it’s all the tougher when death takes someone so young, fit, and vibrant. And as cliched as it may be, it really does make you stop and assess your own life; the way you spend the majority of your time, the way you engage with your loved ones, and whether or not you truly are ‘pressing play’ on life every day. Read More.
10. 7 Days To A Flat Stomach
Today’s post is a guest post by T.J. of Result Based Training Australia (RBT). If you’ve been following my Woman Incredible blog and Facebook page then you’ll know that RBT is not only Melbourne’s premier fitness company and where I am even personally trained, but is also the home of my new office and the venue for all of my events.
Seeing as how T.J. is one of the best trainers I have ever had the pleasure of working with, I have asked him to jump in and share his top tips for getting that flat stomach you’ve always dreamed of. This post is one of the best-value and info-chocked pieces you’ll find on the internet!
Over to T.J. – enjoy! (PS: make sure you read all the way to the bottom for a ridiculously good ‘no-brainer’ offer from RBT. You’d be crazy to miss out on this). Read More
And remember –
Life is Now. Press Play.