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Free Fitness Friday: Lower-body Sandbag Workout

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Happy Friday, fit friends! Here is another FUN and FAST workout for you to blast some serious calories and build some serious lower-body muscle! The best part is that you don't need tons of fancy equipment or time to fit in a great workout with this Lower-body Sandbag Workout!

This week's Free Fitness Friday: Lower-body Sandbag Workout

 Exercise 1: Sandbag Deadlifts

Exercise 1: Sandbag Deadlifts

This workout is very simple to set up (all you need is 1 moderate-to-heavy-weight sandbag with handles) and can be done in anytime frame that you have (anywhere from 15-30 minutes), but should be done at a fast-pace and with minimal rest. You can even fit this workout in at the end of a workout for an extra calorie burn! Complete all exercises in a row for 1 round, rest for 1 minute, then begin with the first exercise for round 2. Complete as many rounds as you can in the time you have! (Try for 4-6 rounds!)

As always, be sure to warm up before beginning the first round and cool down and stretch when you are finished.

Round 1:

  • 15 Sandbag Deadlifts
  • 15 Sandbag Clean & Squat
  • 15 Sandbag Squat Thrust
  • 15 Left Leg Split Squat
  • 15 Right Leg Split Squat

Check out this short video to see how each exercise is performed and to ensure that you have proper form throughout each exercise!

And there you have it! A super simple, yet very challenging lower-body workout that will leave your legs burning, your heart racing, and your energy levels through the roof to take on the rest of the day!

Have a great workout and have a wonderful weekend ahead!