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18 Quick Workouts That'll Help You Exercise Pretty Much Anywhere

So you can squeeze in some exercise even when you're short on time/space/patience etc.

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1. For when the hotel gym is just a sad elliptical and a pair of sweaty dumbbells:

Just stick to your room and knock out this quick-but-intense workout instead. From Hairspray and High Heels.
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Just stick to your room and knock out this quick-but-intense workout instead. From Hairspray and High Heels.

2. When you need a quick, quiet workout that won't disturb your travel buddies:

(Quiet except for the grunting during burpees.) From Mommies With Style.
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(Quiet except for the grunting during burpees.) From Mommies With Style.

3. For when you need to vent your travel rage:

Delayed flights? Stiff neck? Inlaws? Get it all out. From Dare Bee.
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Delayed flights? Stiff neck? Inlaws? Get it all out. From Dare Bee.

4. For when you seriously need to move your legs after hours of travel:

With some upper body and core work for good measure. From Joy Laughter Sweat.
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With some upper body and core work for good measure. From Joy Laughter Sweat.

5. For when you don't even have 10 minutes to spare:

Set a timer for six minutes and go to town. Get more info about the exercises at Fitwirr.
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Set a timer for six minutes and go to town. Get more info about the exercises at Fitwirr.

6. For when you have zero space:

Do it two or three times if you're feeling feisty. From Tribe Sports.
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Do it two or three times if you're feeling feisty. From Tribe Sports.

7. For when you don't have time for strength and cardio:

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Just turn your half-hour run into a strength-and-cardio sesh. From Tribe Sports.

8. For when you're too travel-weary to go hard:

Bonus: It's a great way to de-stress, which comes in handy whether you're traveling for work or for the holidays. From Fitwirr.
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Bonus: It's a great way to de-stress, which comes in handy whether you're traveling for work or for the holidays. From Fitwirr.

9. For when you want to make your tourist-y meandering a bit more challenging:

From SparkPeople.
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From SparkPeople.

10. For when you don't have access to a gym and have to make your own:

Get instructions and exercise descriptions at Beautylish.
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Get instructions and exercise descriptions at Beautylish.

11. And for when you want to take your workout to a local park:

Get more info and instructions at The Live Fit Girls.
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Get more info and instructions at The Live Fit Girls.

12. For when you want game day to be just a bit more active:

From Fitfluential.
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From Fitfluential.

13. For when you want a quick, challenging run:

Do it on the treadmill or outdoors. From Fitfluential.
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Do it on the treadmill or outdoors. From Fitfluential.

14. For a lower-body workout that'll make your legs shake:

Stairs are an exercising traveler's best friend. Get more info on the exercises and workouts at The Live Fit Girls.
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Stairs are an exercising traveler's best friend. Get more info on the exercises and workouts at The Live Fit Girls.

15. For a butt workout with equipment you can pack in your carry-on:

From Fitwirr.
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From Fitwirr.

16. For when you're stuck indoors and want an awesome bodyweight workout:

I'm not saying you should do this at an airport during your layover but I'm also not saying you shouldn't do that either. Get more info and instructions at The Live Fit Girls.
The Live Fit Girls / Via thelivefitgirls.com

I'm not saying you should do this at an airport during your layover but I'm also not saying you shouldn't do that either. Get more info and instructions at The Live Fit Girls.

17. For a quiet, no-impact workout that'll still kick your butt:

Do it twice in a row if you dare. From Fitwirr.
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Do it twice in a row if you dare. From Fitwirr.

18. And for when traveling has taken its toll:

Great for working through discomfort caused by airplane seats, uncomfortable beds, heavy luggage, and family visits. Get more info and instructions from Fitwirr.
Fitwirr / Via fitwirr.com

Great for working through discomfort caused by airplane seats, uncomfortable beds, heavy luggage, and family visits. Get more info and instructions from Fitwirr.

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