Strength Training for Fat Loss
No fads, gimmicks, or miracle claims. Just science-based programming, sensible strategies, and the results you desire.
In Strength Training for Fat Loss, Nick Tumminello, renowned trainer and innovator in the field of human performance, explains how to use the 3 Cs of metabolic strength training—circuits, combinations, and complexes—to accelerate your metabolism, maximize fat loss, and maintain muscle.
Inside you’ll find these features:
• More than 150 exercises using barbells, dumbbells, resistance bands, machines, and body weight
• Realistic nutrition recommendations for staying healthy, maintaining muscle, and regulating your metabolism
• Step-by-step instructions, photos, and advice for performing and sequencing the most effective fat-loss circuits, combinations, and complexes
• Warm-up and cool-down exercises that include stretches and self-massage techniques to activate or restore muscles
• Home-, gym-, and body-weight-based workouts along with comprehensive programming for losing fat quickly and keeping it off
Whether you’re a beginner looking for a step-by-step guide to fat loss or a seasoned fitness professional looking for new exercises to spice up existing routines, Strength Training for Fat Loss is the safe program that produces results.
Earn continuing education credits/units! A continuing education course and exam that uses this book is also available. It may be purchased separately or as part of a package that includes all the course materials and exam.
Chapter 1 Benefits of Fat Loss
Chapter 2 Strength Training and Fat Loss
Chapter 3 Nutrition for Fat Loss
Chapter 4 Circuits
Chapter 5 Combinations
Chapter 6 Complexes
Chapter 7 Body-Weight Training
Chapter 8 Warm-Ups and Cool-Downs for Fat Loss
Chapter 9 Fat-Loss Workouts
Chapter 10 Fat-Loss Training for Life
“Nick Tumminello’s workouts aren’t just effective; they’re also fun to perform. Readers of Strength Training for Fat Loss are in for a real treat.”
Lou Schuler, Award-Winning Fitness Journalist, LouSchuler.com
“Nick Tumminello is one of the most innovative trainers in the business. He has a keen ability to synthesize scientific information about exercise and translate it into practical programs that optimize results; nowhere are these skills better exemplified than in his book Strength Training for Fat Loss.”
Brad Schoenfeld, MSc, CSCS, CSPS, FNSCA-- Author, The M.A.X. Muscle Plan
“Nick Tumminello is one of the most innovative coaches in the field of strength and conditioning. Strength Training for Fat Loss will rev up your fat-burning arsenal and help you attain the physique you desire.”
Bret Contreras, MS, CSCS-- Author, Bodyweight Strength Training Anatomy, BretContreras.com
“Strength Training for Fat Loss is full of straightforward advice on maximizing your strength training routine and nutrition for fat loss.”
Kara Silva, Fitness Trainer and Nutritionist, ZenBarbell.com
Metabolic Strength Training Combination Exercises
The Three C's of Metabolic Strength Training