613 : HIIT Like a Girl!

Time Block P - Saturday, 7:30-9:20am

Session Format : Workshop

by Abbie Appel, Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS and Doris Thews

30 Ratings

Type: Session

Item: CA18-S613


Experience this dynamic high-intensity interval training circuit workout with a team of powerful women. With all of its many benefits, HIIT is popular with everyone—especially women! Women's bodies react differently to HIIT, and their bodies should be trained to maximize efficiency. We'll discuss the research and science of HIIT and how women differ from men in this training program. Learn multiple, optimal timing protocols and specific coaching techniques with a variety of equipment easily taught on Monday morning.

About the Author

Abbie Appel

Abbie Appel IDEA Author/Presenter

Abbie Appel is an international fitness educator with 20 years experience in the fitness industry. In addition to being a motivational speaker and consultant for Resist-A-Ball® and the Pilates Institute of America, Abbie has designed workouts and contributed material for videos, magazines and journals such as Self, Prevention and IDEA Fitness Journal. Certifications: ACE, AFAA and NASM Education provider for: ACE and AFAA

Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS

Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS IDEA Author/Presenter

Irene Lewis-McCormick, MS, C.S.C.S. is an international fitness educator, twice published author (Human Kinetics) and 30-year fitness industry veteran. Irene is faculty at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa and SCW Fitness. She is the Education Director for Octane Fitness, an Orangetheory Fitness coach and a RYKA Fitness Ambassador. Irene contributes to several fitness and consumer publications, is a Subject Matter Expert (SME) for ACE and NASM, an IDEA Fitness Expert, and contributing author to the newest release of the AFAA Group Fitness Instructor Manual. Irene holds positions on the advisory board for Diabetic Living magazine and the Egg Nutrition Council. Irene has starred in dozens of DVD's, has written 13 fitness instructional manuals (pre-natal, water fitness, small group training, kids fitness, HIIT program design, strength training, group exercise, etc.) and is a master trainer for TRX, Savvier Fitness, Power Systems, SCW Fitness Education, JumpSport and KnotOut. Her primary certifications include NSCA, ACE, ACSM, AEA, AFAA and YogaFit.

Doris Thews

Doris Thews IDEA Author/Presenter