Category Archives: Round 6

My Round 6, P90X-2 Results


On December 28th, 2012, I completed my sixth round of Beachbody, LLC 90 day workout regimens.  And, for the first time ever, I actually got it done in the allotted 90 days! My first round started in January 2011 and was straight P90X Classic. My second, third and fourth rounds … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 88-90: Done


Well, I made it through another round. That’s 6 rounds x 90 days/round = 540 days. I am now taking a well-deserved break to recover a bit before starting again. And what will I be doing in the New Year? … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 82-87: Uncle!


Please, just take the food away. It’s all just too much. It’s not that it isn’t all very, very good. It’s too good, in fact. The problem is my poor body isn’t up to the task of digesting it all. … Continue reading

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2012’s Top 10 Posts


We’re close enough now to the end of the year that the Top 10 Posts are secure in each of their respective positions. And they are (drum roll): My P90X-Insanity Hybrid Review & Results P90X-Insanity Hybrid, Day 0: Fit Test & Schedule … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 75-81: Dude…


As a public service, I am providing still more insights into the esoterica of P90X2. One of the benefits of doing the same routines over and over (and over) again is that I can recite the script along with the … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 71-74: Wrong Again!


Well, as it turns out, my celebrations about not needing to do any more pull ups for the remainder of the year were premature. The mind is an amazing thing. It just tosses away bad memories. And, apparently, the towel … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 67-70: It’s a Pull Up Miracle!


As I worked my way through my final week of the “Strength Phase,” I achieved a new milestone. Although pull ups are no longer my focus, per se, the dedicated reader is certainly aware of my past obsessions over my … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 61-66: Feeling the Burn. AT Unicoi to Poplar Stamp.


This past weekend, a small group of adult Scout leaders in my Troop headed out for an overnight trek on the Appalachian Trail. The hike: Unicoi Gap, GA, south 8 miles on the AT to Poplar Stamp Gap. Map. The … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 57-60: It’s a Shoulders and Arms Party


As I was completing the Shoulders & Arms routine yesterday, I had the opportunity to hear Tony Horton exclaim yet again: It’s a Shoulders and Arms Party! This is my fifth week of Shoulders and Arms this round. I’ve kept … Continue reading

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Round 6, P90X-2, Days 50-56: Calories In > Calories Out


The body learns to do what you ask it to do. All this past week I’ve joined my fellow Americans in that great tradition of consuming more calories than it is possible to expend without training for the Olympics. Roast … Continue reading

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