60 minute beginner full body workout at home

Here's everything you need to try our 60 minute beginner full body workout at home. For each circuit, complete each exercise one after the other and repeat it for 3 rounds before continuing on to the next circuit.

60 min read
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Sean Klein
Last updated
09/02/24
In This Workout
  • Circuit 1
  • Tall Plank Knee to Elbow
  • Single Leg Isometric Glute Bridge With Leg Lowering
  • Inverted Plank
  • Circuit 2
  • Bottom of Press Up Hold
  • Side Plank with Reach Through
  • Pike Press Up
  • Circuit 3
  • A-Stance Hold
  • Reverse Table Top

Circuit 1

Complete this round 3 times.

Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

Complete 12 repetitions

The tall knee to elbow exercise is a very effective anterior core exercise that can be used by people of all abilities.

Benefits of Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

The main benefit of the tall plank knee to elbow is it’s ability to develop strength in the anterior core musculature.

How To Do Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

  1. Start in a stable top of press up hold position.
  2. Lift one leg and bring it to the elbow (or as close as your mobility allows).
  3. Return slowly with control to the start position.

Coaching Tips For Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

Follow these cues to perform Tall Plank Knee to Elbow correctly:

  • Bring the knee out and round to touch the elbow
  • Keep the elbows locked throughout
  • Move slowly with control.

Single Leg Isometric Glute Bridge With Leg Lowering

Complete 8 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Single Leg Isometric Glute Bridge With Leg Lowering

Follow these cues to perform Single Leg Isometric Glute Bridge With Leg Lowering correctly:

  • Keep consistent tension in the glute
  • Keep a tight core throughout.

Inverted Plank

Complete 20 seconds

Coaching Tips For Inverted Plank

Follow these cues to perform Inverted Plank correctly:

  • Lock both your elbows, tense your glutes and keep your feet together.

Circuit 2

Complete this round 3 times.

Bottom of Press Up Hold

Complete 20 seconds

Coaching Tips For Bottom of Press Up Hold

Follow these cues to perform Bottom of Press Up Hold correctly:

  • Keep tension in the chest
  • Keep shoulders and hips inline.

Side Plank with Reach Through

Complete 8 repetitions

The side plank with reach through is a great resisting rotation exercise that brings some dynamic movement to the traditional side plank.

Benefits of Side Plank with Reach Through

The main benefit of the side plank with reach through is its ability to create adaptation in the obliques. This exercise can be a great way to build some dynamic core work into a training programme rather than just focusing on the traditional static holds.

How To Do Side Plank with Reach Through

  1. Start in a solid side plank position with the hips high, the feet stacked on top of each other and the elbow below the shoulder.
  2. Bring the hand under the body and touch the floor based on your range.
  3. Rotate the body and hips so they face the floor as much as able when reaching under the body.
  4. Bring the body slowly back to the starting position and reach the hand towards the ceiling.

Coaching Tips For Side Plank with Reach Through

Follow these cues to perform Side Plank with Reach Through correctly:

  • Keep hips and shoulders inline
  • Lock the elbow and do not allow it to bend.

Pike Press Up

Complete 8 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Pike Press Up

Follow these cues to perform Pike Press Up correctly:

  • Create a tripod with your hands and head
  • Do no flare out elbows aggressivly
  • Move slowly with control.

Circuit 3

Complete this round 3 times.

A-Stance Hold

Complete 15 seconds

Coaching Tips For A-Stance Hold

Follow these cues to perform A-Stance Hold correctly:

  • Use foot and knee to stabilise
  • Preferably done without shoes.

Reverse Table Top

Complete 40 seconds

Coaching Tips For Reverse Table Top

Follow these cues to perform Reverse Table Top correctly:

  • Knees bent at 90 degrees
  • Tense your glutes and hold a stable position.

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