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  1. shobbsie

    Gain in muscle/loss of fat

    I just turned 55 this past summer and have lost 60 pounds (under my doctors close supervision as I was starting to have high BP). I didn't think I'd ever be able to do Cathe again; in fact, I developed quite the attitude thinking that her workouts were just too advanced or crazy for someone my...
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    I love these shoes!!

    I don't remember who recommended Freddy shoes, but I took a chance and I love them!! However, I noticed that when I ordered them they were on closeout. Does anyone else carry them? If not I will probably order another pair for later on. I'll wait and see how my knees and feet feel tomorrow...
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    The dynaband in HC looks long. I could only find 3' and 4' online. I thought I read somewhere on here it was 6'. Where did you all find one that long? I was trying to estimate last night previewing Muscle Max, it did look longer than 4'. Thanks Sharron
  4. shobbsie

    Thank You Cathe!!

    I attended a step workshop from you when I was an instructor in the early 90's. I remember you pushed us hard and I was so impressed by your professionalism and skill. I wish I could find the handouts from that workshop. I remember pouring over those and how much it improved my step classes...
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    Sub DVD's for January Rotation

    What would you suggest as subs for the following DVD's? I'm following the January rotation. Step fit Body Max MIS I have the BB & Intensity Series, HSC,BF,BS Rhythmic step, MIC, IMAX 1, Cardio Kicks and Circuit Max and the CTX series. I've spent so much money on DVD's the last couple...
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    stress and workouts??

    HELP!! I'm following the January rotation and I'm dying. After PLB, then IMAX1, I can barely walk. I can't even think of BC today!! I'm having trouble walking up stairs todayx( I'm under a lot of stress currently. My sons reserve unit is being deployed to Iraq( he left Saturday but is...
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    What Equipment do I need?

    You all are so wonderful here and encouraged me to enter the land of Cathe:o Now my next question- I have a stability ball, step, the high step should be here Tuesday and various free weights. I notice that suggested equipment in some of the DVD's is a Barbell, medicine ball, gloves...
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    Am I ready?

    This is my first time posting here! I've been doing The Firm workouts for around 6 months, however, I'm hitting a plateau :( I've lost 60 pounds, but have 15 more to go. I think I need to bump up my inensity. I purchased Basic Step/Body Fusion and love it. It doesn't seem too hard but...