Confused by the HITT exercise fitness craze? Here are some basic facts that can help you understand how to incorporate this into your normal fitness plans. HITT training is a anaerobic based exercise and does burn a significant amount of calories. However they are Carbohydrate based calories and that is great for your body to utilize, but you also need to mix in a blend of aerobic based exercises 3 to 4 times a week to make sure you are teaching your body to burn fat based fuels.
The question you ask yourself is how do I know what my aerobic base is? That is a simple but hard question to answer. I would suggest that at least 3 days a week you are exercising at a Rate of Perceived exertion of no more than a 6/10 for at least 30 min. The motto is to go slow to go fast.
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