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Personal Training Coaches Fitness Challenges

Jan 08, 2020   The W10 Team

Personal Training Coaches Fitness Challenges - W10 Personal Training Gym

At W10 our personal training coaches create a fitness challenge each week for our gym members to try.

We have collated a selection of coaches fitness challenges to keep yourself motivated and try. We will add new challenges each week, so bookmark this page for your new coaches challenge.

Coaches Fitness Challenges

Coaches Challenge

L-sit hold on parallettes ⁣

Same technique as the coaches are using in the video - See how long you can hold the position!

Coaches times:⁣
Tom: 28 seconds
Charles: 26 seconds

Coaches Challenge
Grab a partner for this one.⁣

What’s involved?⁣

  • Bear crawl⁣
  • Alligator crawl⁣
  • Wheelbarrow

Each person must complete a round and tag their partner in once they finish - This is finished off with 25 synchro pushups.⁣

See how fast you and your partner can do it. Coaches got it done in 3 minutes 5 seconds.⁣

First Coaches Challenge of 2020⁣⁣

  • ⁣3 rounds of 12 cals on the Versa⁣⁣
  • Dball over each shoulder x2⁣⁣

Use a weight you can manage safely, but make sure it’s not too easy!
Coach Quinny did it in 2 min 26 secs !⁣⁣

Coaches Challenge

The rivals team up to make the ultimate team (they think)⁣

It’s a 3 minute workout where 1 person performs dumbbell bench press, while their partner performs a dead hang. ⁣

Alternating once you can’t perform either exercise.

How many dumbbell bench press reps can you get as a team within 3 minutes?⁣

The coaches got 80

Men : 25kg dumbbells⁣
Ladies : 12.5 -15kg dumbbells⁣

Christmas Coaches Challenge

It’s a team sleigh pull in celebration of the holidays.⁣

The goal is to wrap a dumbbell as quickly as you can, while taking turns pulling each other up and down the track.⁣

Use whatever dumbbell you feel comfortable with.⁣

Coaches Challenge

We’ve got Goblet squats that are part of our Personal Best Week at W10.⁣

You’ve got 1 minute to get as many goblet squats as possible.⁣

Men 30kg⁣
Ladies 20kg⁣

Disclaimer: “This is really hard”⁣

Coaches Challenge

⁣‘Coach Quincy and Pricey’ go up against each other in a push up challenge!⁣⁣

⁣⁣1 minute - as many push ups as you can get (chest to floor) ⁣

Coach Quincy is the champ this time with 53!⁣⁣
Can you beat that?

Coaches Challenge

Dball to your shoulder 2 reps on each side.⁣

Followed by a Dball Carry⁣

As many rounds as you can in 3 minutes.⁣

Can you beat the coaches score of 6 rounds and 3 reps?

Coaches Challenge

Pete and Charles go head to head again in a dead hang challenge!⁣

Find someone to go up against or even try it on your own, to beat the coaches score. ⁣

You need to hold on longer than 1:50 to beat Charles.

Coaches Challenge

You will need a partner for this one⁣

Dumbbell thrusters starting at 1 rep ⁣

See how many you can get with your partner within 2 minutes

Ladies-7.5kg dumbbells⁣
Guys -15kg dumbbells ⁣

See how far you can get.

Coaches Challenge⁣⁣

  • 150 meters ski⁣⁣
  • Empty sled push
  • D-ball carry (pick a weight you can manage)⁣⁣

As many whole rounds as possible within 4 minutes!⁣⁣
Coaches Scores:
Amy -3⁣⁣
Aran -3.1⁣

Coaches Challenge

  • 10 cals on the assault bike
  • Loaded carry

3 rounds as quick as possible

Choose a weight you can manage, but don’t be afraid to challenge yourself.

Coach Quinny got 1:19

Coaches Challenge

Top end speed within 20 seconds on the Rogue bike.

Sounds easy, but it ain’t!

Amy got 34.3

Coaches Challenge

Today's challenge is a kettlebell complex series. 10 reps on each exercise without placing the kettlebell down! This is then followed each round by 10 burpees!

  • Kettlebell deadlift
  • Kettlebell high pull
  • Kettlebell swing

Guys: 24kg kettlebell
Ladies: 12kg kettlebell
(feel free to increase)

Set a timer for 3 minutes and see how many rounds you can complete.

Can you beat Tom's score of 3 rounds?

Coaches Challenge

Today we have a tough challenge for you...3 rounds of this circuit as fast as possible!

  • D-Ball x 2 reps both sides
  • Deadlift x 6 reps bodyweight
  • Skierg/Rower x 8 cals

Fancy yourself against our coach? Try beat Tom's time of 2:22

Coaches Challenge

This week we have a partner challenge for you.

  • Airdyne - 30 seconds max effort
  • Front rack kettlebell hold

3 rounds each for as many calories as you can.

80 calories to beat Ben and Amy.

Coaches Challenge

A short, but far from sweet, challenge for you today on the Rogue Echo Bike.

Max Watts in 6secs. 3 rounds as fast as you can.

Chris hit 1110 watts.

Watt you got?

Coaches Challenge

Today we have an uphill walking challenge for you... if you’re so inclined.

Set your Freemotion Fitness treadmill to a 30% incline, speed to 6. See how long you can stay on just walking.

60s (just!) to beat coach Chris.

Coaches Challenge

Can you get up from the floor without using your hands?

It looks like a strange one, but it’s harder than it looks, and a pretty decent test of core and coordination.

You can try this first without a weight, then add what you can once you’ve got the movement down.

22.5kg from coach Chris.

Coaches Challenge

A 10 second challenge for you today.

What is the maximum wattage you can hit in 10 seconds?

1299 was Charles’ peak wattage.

Coaches Challenge

Here's a 10 minute Friday challenge for you.

On the minute every minute.

10 press ups every minute for 10 minutes.

Give it a go.

Coaches Challenge

Today’s challenge is a group one. 3 rounds.

Round 1 – each do:

  • Ball slams x 5
  • Kettlebell swings x 5

Round 2 – each do:

  • Ball slams x 10
  • Kettlebell swings x 10

Round 3 – each do:

  • Ball slams x 15
  • Kettlebell swings x 15

Grab some friends and give it a go. 3:45 to beat!

Coaches Challenge

45 second sprint on the Airdyne.

How many miles can you do in 45 seconds?

0.33 miles to beat.

Coaches Challenge

Maximum burpees in 60 seconds.

How many can you do?

29 to beat Amy.

Coaches Challenge

The Chin up challenge

How many can you do?

14 to beat!

p.s. the forearm pump is real!

Coaches Challenge

Head to head VersaClimber battle.

Max calories in 20 seconds on the versa climber.

How many can you get?

11 calories to beat!

Coaches Challenge

For this week’s challenge, we have a total body workout for you.

Try the Turkish get up.

A total-body exercise that increases core stability and overall strength.

Daisy demonstrates with a slam ball in her raised arm.

Can you do it without dropping it?

Coaches Challenge

The upper body burn - press ups and pull ups.

As many rounds as you can.

Press ups - 2,4,6,8,10
(each round add 2 more)

Pull ups - 1,2,3,4,5
(each round add 1 more)

10 and 5 to beat. What you got?

If you have any questions on the above or would like some advice on how we could help you, don’t hesitate, try one of our personal training sessions – or request a CALLBACK or EMAIL US we would love to hear from you.