You know what feels good? Checking lazy at the door and busting out a quick but killer core workout. This 14-minute abs routine is tough but will build serious core strength.

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How to Do the Perfect Plank

This workout features nine different plank variations, which target every inch of your midsection, including the deep, side, and back core muscles. You’ll perform a combination of static and dynamic moves to build strength and keep up your heart rate. We’re not saying it’s easy (you’ll get a few breaks along the way!), but it’s definitely worth it. Just grab an exercise mat to get started.

To recap: You can do this workout anywhere, no equipment needed. Each move will be performed for 20 seconds.


Plank With Hip Circles

Plank Jack


3-Point Plank

Starfish Plank

3-Point Toe Touch


Side Plank

Side Plank With Dip

Thread The Needle


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