The New York Times did a great overview of research showing that 1 minute of high-intensity exercise had similar health benefits as 45 minutes of moderate exertion.
This is also why the Quantify Fitness method works! Using high-intensity resistance training on ARX, Vasper, and the CAR.O.L HIIT Bike, you can get a strength and cardio workout that rivals other time-consuming programs and only take minutes per week!
From the study…
But when the scientists retested the men’s aerobic fitness, muscles and blood-sugar control now, they found that the exercisers showed virtually identical gains, whether they had completed the long endurance workouts or the short, grueling intervals. In both groups, endurance had increased by nearly 20 percent, insulin resistance likewise had improved significantly, and there were significant increases in the number and function of certain microscopic structures in the men’s muscles that are related to energy production and oxygen consumption.
Twelve Weeks of Sprint Interval Training Improves Indices of Cardiometabolic Health Similar to Traditional Endurance Training despite a Five-Fold Lower Exercise Volume and Time Commitment
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According to the research, one of the best things you can do for your health and body composition is strength training.
Isometric Exercise Using ARX
The beauty of ARX is we can do only concentric loads (the positive portion of the range of motion) or isometric (static exercise/no movement).
How is 10 Minutes a Week Possible?
With ARX at Quantify Fitness you can achieve maximal results in strength, hypertrophy, and metabolic conditioning in 10 minutes a week.
Focus on Building Muscle
Want to improve your body composition? Put on some muscle and quit spending all your time on the treadmill!
Quantify Fitness in the News!
NewsChannel5 came by our smart gym to find out how a weekly 10 minute workout can really be that effective.
Watch Former NFL Tennessee Titan and Pro-Bowl Receiver Derrick Mason’s Reaction to His 6 Minute Workout
We had a blast showing Derrick Mason around the gym! And even more fun seeing his reaction to the 10 minute workout!
The Benefits of Whole-Body Vibration Training
Whole-body vibration therapy is used by universities, professional sports teams, and medical facilities for a range of benefits.
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That conventional advice that consuming protein post-workout to achieve strength and hypertrophy gains may be flawed...
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We occasionally get asked whether missing a workout will hurt a client's progress.
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