Hot Bikini Workout 2: Plank Blast

Today is day two of the Hot Bikini Workout series. Hopefully yesterday's burpees got your heart rate up and made you sweat! Today we'll be focusing on our core because nothing is more important in a bikini than those abs! If you want to take your abs to the next level, you need to get your diet on track! Click here for help. Ready to work on your core? Grab your Gymboss interval timer and set it to 8 rounds of 20 seconds work and 10 seconds rest. You'll go through the exercises below twice for a total of a 4 minute workout.


  • Shoulder tap plank
  • Reptile plank
  • Side planks
  • Elbow up plank

Exercise Descriptions

Shoulder tap plank

Hold the plank position up on your hands, and alternate lifting one hand off the ground and touching your opposite shoulder with your hand. Complete as many shoulder taps as you can in the 20 seconds

Reptile plank

Holding the plank position either on your elbows or hands, bring your right knee out and up towards your elbow. Try to touch your elbow if you are on your hands. Repeat with your left knee. Complete as many as you can in the 20 seconds

Side planks

Begin in the plank position up on your hands. Take your right hand off the ground and reach it straight up towards the sky while rotating onto your left hand. Your body should form a straight line from your left hand through your right hand. Place your right hand back on the ground and repeat lifting your left hand off the ground this time. Complete as many as you can in the 20 seconds

Elbow up plank

Starting in the plank position on your elbows, lift up onto you hands one at a time until you are in the plank position up on both hands. Then lower back down onto your elbows one at a time. Switch between which arm raises and lowers first. Complete as many as you can in the 20 seconds

Make sure to concentrate on really activating your muscles to make the most of your 4 short minutes

Did you miss Day 1? Click here to hiit it!
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