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Joe Abs BeachBody Workout January 6 2019 – Tai Cheng

Joe Abs 6th BeachBody Workout of 2019 on January 6, 2019. My beautiful wife Stacia Kennedy joined me for a BeachBody workout once again and this time we did a 30 minute workout from Tai Cheng.

I wasn’t good at many of the moves, as I had not seen any of them before.

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Joe Abs BeachBody Workout January 5 2019 – Core De Force MMA Shred

Joe Abs 5th BeachBody workout of 2019 – January 5, 2019.

Today my wife Stacia Kennedy joined me for my BeachBody workout. She’s had great success using Core De Force programs in the past, so I chose to go with a workout she was familiar with – MMA Shred from Core De Force and BeachBody on Demand. It was a really sweaty workout and we were also joined by two year old Ava Kalea who really wanted to join in the fun.

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Joe Abs BeachBody Workout January 4 2019

This is the 4th Joe Abs BeachBody workout of 2019 – Shift Shop Strength :25 . It’s a short workout and I did it with light weights and modifications because of the injuries to my big toes. I apologize for the messed up audio – did not have the time to figure out what went wrong.

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Joe Abs BeachBody Workout January 3 2019 Body Beast Build Shoulders

The third Joe Abs BeachBody workout of 2019 – today I chose to go with the familiar Body Beast program and did Build Shoulders. Body Beast is a very good BeachBody fitness program centered around lifting weights and getting Beasty!

I did this 38 minute workout right before heading out the door for my first DEXA Body Comp San Diego body composition scan of 2019. Read about my results at Joe Abs DEXA Body Comp Scan Results January 3 2109

Music in Video from: Blue Dot Sessions – “Boston Landing”

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Daily Workout: Friday December 14, 2018

Yesterday’s workout activity was decent, although not great.  The highlight was probably finishing the 3rd day in a row of the 3 Week Yoga Retreat from BeachBody on Demand.

I only did 35 minutes of cardio and logged in 17,987 steps in on my fitness tracker and the VeryFitPro app.  Didn’t really do a lot of other exercise.

Getting excited about going to Mammoth Mountain tomorrow.  Looks like it is going to be really nice skiing and riding.

Still the same, want to get in some good exercise today – probably won’t be on a cardio machine or lifting weights for the next 4 days or so (but I am sure my legs will be feeling it each and every day).

Joe Abs Daily Workout December 14 2018
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Daily Workout: Thursday December 13, 2018

Yesterday was a good get back on track day – with both my workouts (activity) and nutrition.  I set a personal recent record for steps with 26,699 steps – although I only spent 33 minutes 33 seconds on the cardio machine.

Joe Abs Daily Workout December 13 2018

Perhaps the highlight was doing Day 2 of the 3 Week Yoga Retreat on BeachBody on Demand:  Stretch.  Each day I do yoga, I realize that I’m not nearly as limber nor in as good condition as I thought.  Yoga is really a good practice and I’m really enjoying it – although I do have to admit it is difficult to stay focused on it (or anything else) if the 2 year old Ava Kalea is “up and at em”.  She usually demands (and deserves) my attention.

Here’s my stats for the day:

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Daily Workout: Wednesday December 12, 2018

Some days I tank so bad, I just don’t want to document my workouts.  Wednesday was one of them.  I didn’t do a lot.  

3 Week Yoga Retreat BeachBody on Demand

I had a couple of good excuses.  1) It was my mom’s birthday.  Ok – she lives in Scottsdale and didn’t even answer her phone when I called – so it wasn’t a good excuse at all.  2) My friend from way back (Enatai elementary in Bellevue, Washington) Brook Lamkin and his wife Sharon drove down from their beach house in San Clemente.  That was a better excuse and it was great to get to spend time with them, but I wish I had been stronger and set a better example.

The best thing about my activity is that I started a “3 Week Yoga Retreat” on BeachBody on Demand.  The first session that I did was core and I felt it.  I haven’t done a lot of yoga in the past, but do want to do more and get better at it.  This was a decent start.

Joe Abs Daily Activity December 12 2018 VeryFitPro

Still the same, Wednesday was not nearly as good as my Daily Workout Tuesday December 11, 2018

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Daily Workout: Monday December 10, 2018

Yesterday did not turn out to be much of a workout day for me.  It’s easy to make excuses, but it was just one of those days.  Got busy with Ava Kalea during the day and since the Seahawks were on Monday Night Football, I kind of let the day get away from me.

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The lone bright spot was that I did 66 minutes of cardio – but I still fell short of my 20k steps goal.  I got in 17,918 steps …

The worst part about the day besides not working out, was that I broke down and ate a bunch of cookies.  What was even worse was that I was the one who bought and baked the premade cookie dough …

I’ll just chalk that up as this week’s cheat day – and work a lot harder today.

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Daily Workout: Sunday December 9, 2018

Yesterday was Day 2 in my quest to document my workouts and progress toward better fitness and health.  Simply writing things down helped allow me to beat the previous day’s numbers – substantially in many categories (although my fitness tracker had a different opinion and I didn’t reach my goal numbers of 20k steps a day).

Joe Abs Kennedy Very Fit Pro Activity December 9, 2018

Regardless of the fitness tracker numbers from the Very Fit Pro app, I felt much better about my workout – and my Live-It was better too.  After I got back from work in the morning, I cooked up a slow cooker with a variety of beans and black rice – and ate it several times during the day.  Once with chicken and a couple of times without.  I’m happy with that, as I work towards living on a more plant-based diet.

Here are the workout numbers for the day:

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Daily Workout: Saturday December 8, 2018

I really didn’t write down much of my workout yesterday, as I didn’t really plan on it being the first day of my new fitness documentation process.  That said, I did write down some of it on my white board and I will share the photo of that here – along with a screenshot from the Very Fit Pro app that I use with my fitness tracker and a course of me sweating (some of) my man boobs off after 60 minutes of cardio downstairs at the gym at our apartments.

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