Some Basic Step Aerobics Workouts

March 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Anaerobic Exercises

Step aerobic workout is one of the popular exercises which you can undertake. There are a lot of variety movements which are fun to perform. In addition, it is able to help you lose weight and tone your body.

Step aerobic is also simple to do. In addition, this kind of exercise does not need any special equipment so that it is very cheap to do, but a step platform. If you want to join aerobic workout, you should be able to master the basic steps you have to perform. You can see those basic steps below.

Just like another type of exercise, you also need to do warming up for aerobic. You can do it fro about 7 or 10 minutes. The warm up you can do include the mild jogging. It is to prevent you from getting injured during your real workout.

A-step

This kind of step is done by forming letter A in 4 counts.

To perform this step, you have to keep the platform in sideways and stand in the center of the platform by using your left foot. Bring your right foot on the top of the platform. After that, step down using your right foot to the other side of platform and then bring your left foot down close to your right foot.

Basic Left Stepping

To perform this kind of step, you can face the side of horizontal platform. Step on the platform using your left foot and your right foot follows. Then, step back down by using your left foot and your right foot follows. You can also do right stepping in the same way as left stepping.

Across the Top

You can perform this step while you are facing the platform sideways. Step on the platform by using one of your foot and the other one follows so that they are on the same platform. Then, step down on the floor with one of your foot. Bring the other food beside your first foot.

Grapevine

You can do this type of step aerobic without a platform. You only need to step to the side with one of your foot and then bring your other foot behind your first foot. Then, step your first foot to the side and bring your other foot beside your first food.

Charleston Exercise

You can do this step aerobics with or without a platform. You only need to step forward with one of your foot and then the other follows. Then, step back your first foot and the second follows.

Turnstep Exercise

You can do this exercise by facing platform sideways. Step on it by using one of your feet and keep it perpendicular. And then bring your other foot to the other side of the platform. After that, step down with your first foot to the other side of platform and the second foot follows.

Aerobics is very beneficial to tone your lower body as well as your upper body. If you want to perform another exercise routine, you can consider to have Weslo inversion table. This type of exercise table can help you perform your exercise. You can also consider the best inversion table to help you get the most benefit from it.

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