Core (body weight)
1. Start by placing your forearms on the ground and forming a plank with your forearms and feet.
2. Hold this position keeping your body parallel to the ground for the required time.
1. Start by placing feet shoulder width apart and holding your arms out in front of you.
2. Proceed to squat down like you are going to sit in a chair. Your upper body will lean forward slightly and your hips will shift backwards while going down.
3. Remember to keep your knees from going out in front of your toes while squatting.
4. Repeat according to your required repetitions. If you want to make the exercise more challenging hold your arms at your sides or behind your head.
One definition of physical fitness is an improved physiological state that lead to improved health and longevity
Primary Component of Fitness
In fitness, we also refer to as cardiorespiratory capacity as aerobic capacity.
This capacity includes aerobic endurance, aerobic strength, and aerobic power .
Some of the long-term adaptations of cardiovascular training are:
Decrease resting heart rate
Decrease risk of cardiovascular disease
Increased stroke volume and cardiac out put
Refer to the spectrum of muscular capability.
This includes muscular endurance and muscular strength
Some long-term adaption of improving muscular capacity are
Improved muscular endurance
Increase basal metabolic rate
Improve joint strength and overall posture
This is the range of movement or amount of motion that a joint is capable of performing.
Each joint has a different amount of flexibility.
Some of the long-term adaptations of improved flexibility are:
Improved range of motion
Improved bodily movement
Decreased risk of injury
This is proportion of fat-free mass to fat mass
Some of the long-term adaptation of improving body composition are:
Improve basal metabolic rate
Improved bodily functions and improved BMI.
Decreased is of cardiovascular disease