Les Mills Combat: Let the Fighting Begin…

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Kelsey is at it again! For the next few months, she'll be sharing her thoughts and experience trying Les Mills Combat. Follow her journey with the workout system, post by post! I’ll be honest. When I first looked at the Les Mills Combat DVD and sample video, I was a bit intimidated. I’m not the …
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Get Your Sweat on With Sara Haley’s Sweat Unlimited Workout DVD

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Why would I choose to do an at-home workout when I live a stone's throw from a beautiful park with tons of bike/running trails, have two workout facilities and one yoga studio within walking distance, and could drive to another handful in a matter of 10 minutes? Well let's see --- there could be …
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Turbo Fire Review: It’s All Fired Up

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After my marathon, I needed something else to keep me going with my workouts. Jenn gave me the Turbo Fire DVDs, and I thought, "Hey, why not?" I thought it looked intense, but I was determined to tackle it (check out my progress, phase by phase here, here and here). Chalene Johnson, the …
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Empower Boxing Boot Camp: 12 Rounds of Striking Beauties Are Gonna Knock You Out!

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A few weeks ago I wrote about attending a special 12 Rounds Boxing Boot Camp class presented by Empower Fitness and led by four-time World Champion boxer Jamie “The Hurricane” Clampitt of Striking Beauties, which is a women’s boxing gym based in North Attleboro, Mass. Recently, those same folks sent …
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Workout DVD Review: Kickboxing Cardio Power (With Giveaway!)

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I have a new favorite workout DVD instructor, and his name is Sensei Guillermo Gomez. Despite the fact that his accent is oh-so-sexy and fun (which we've noted before), Guillermo is just a loveable guy who packs a serious punch in his new Kickboxing Cardio Power workout DVD. (Get it "punch"? 'Cause …
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We Try It: Billy Blanks PT 24/7 Workout DVD System

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Oh, Billy. I can always count on you for a kicking, punching and knee-slammin' good time. And I choose the word "count" purposely because dang, you like to count! Your new Billy Blanks PT 24/7 system is a Tae-Bo-rific set of DVDs guaranteed to make you sweat, feel the burn and—like I said—count. But …
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Punch It Out with KnockOut Abs

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I'm always a sucker for workouts where you get to hit something. Maybe it's because I don't have a correct outlet for my PMS or maybe I'm a little sadistic, but it's definitely stress relieving. So when the creator of KnockOut Abs (you may have seen it in infomercials as it was originally marketed …
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Review: 10 Minute Rapid Results Fat Burner

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Warning! This DVD isn't for those blessed with two left feet (and a knack for getting lefts and rights mixed up). I sincerely wanted to love this DVD. I did! The girl wasn't too perky, too waifish, too anything that would have led to my butt twitching. She was the perfect instructor: A total …
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