Who doesn’t want knockout shoulders as she strolls down the aisle? This no-frills, at-home workout from DC trainer Errick McAdams calls for minimal equipment. For killer arms, do this routine three times a week for six weeks. On three non-arm days, do 20 to 30 minutes of cardio, then give yourself one day off for recovery.
What you’ll need
■ Light dumbbells (5 pounds)
■ Medium dumbbells (8 pounds)
■ Walk or run up and down the stairs in your home or apartment building for 10 minutes. Or, jog outside for 10 minutes.
Round 1 (four sets)
Arnold press, light dumbbells
Bicep curl, medium dumbbells
Round 2 (four sets)
Lateral raise, light dumbbells
Hammer curl (palms facing in), medium dumbbells
Push-up plank with shoulder touches
Illustrations by Remie Geoffroi.
This article appears in the Summer/Fall 2018 issue of Washingtonian Weddings.