For all my peeps that love mixed martial arts like Judo, Muay Thai, and kickboxing, I am about to review one of the newest fitness programs recently released from Beachbody called Core De Force. Get ready to Fight for It.
What is Core de Force?
Core de Force is 30 days of mixed martial arts (MMA)-inspired workouts that slash inches off your waist, blast belly fat, and sculpt total-body definition—no equipment needed. This fitness program was created by Super Trainers Joel Freeman and Jericho McMatthews who have extensive fitness experience teaching a variety of workouts, from kickboxing to cardio, worldwide.
Core de Force comes with 8 workouts on 3 DVDs that alternate Boxing, Kickboxing, and Muay Thai combinations, cardio spikes, and bodyweight training to help you get a knockout body. It also comes with two bonus workouts (5 Min. Core on the Floor and Core Kinetics), and every workout includes a modifier who demonstrates the moves at a lower intensity, so anyone at any fitness level can get knockout results.
Core de Force is for you if:
- You want to lose belly fat, tighten up your midsections, and give your body complete definition.
- You love challenging cardio and strength-training workouts like INSANITY MAX:30, TurboFire, and P90X.
- You are looking for MMA-inspired program.
- You want to see results quickly.
What is so unique about Core De Force?
CORE DE FORCE mixes moves from boxing, kickboxing, and Muay Thai with bodyweight training and cardio conditioning, giving you the most effective MMA-inspired workouts to help shred belly fat and transform your body in as little as 30 days. Each move, whether it’s a jab, a kick, or an uppercut, works your core from every angle— this technique is called 360-Degree Core Training.
The workouts are broken into 3-minute “rounds.” Just hit it hard for 3 minutes at a time, punching and kicking away until the bell rings to stop! This program include the CORE DE FORCE Eating Plan, which shows you how to eat for knockout results with Signature Recipes, food lists to take to the grocery store, sample menus, and a revolutionary approach to eating more that fires up your fat-burning metabolism!
Are the Moves Hard?
These workouts are challenging, but even if you’ve never thrown a punch or a kick, you can still use CORE DE FORCE to get in shape. Every workout includes a modifier who demonstrates the moves at a lower intensity, so you can go at your pace until you’re ready to take things to the next level. Plus, every MMA-inspired workout includes a move-by-move breakdown to help you get familiar with the jabs, uppercuts, kicks, and combinations from the get-go.
I am the most uncoordinated person on the planet, and I will say that I struggled a little bit with the moves. It took me 5 tries until I finally got the combinations right, but even if I wasn’t getting everything right, I was panting furiously and sweating profusely. However, despite my two left feet (and fists), I felt pretty badass with my high kicks and hook punches.
Will I have trouble keeping up?
This was my first question when I started doing this program. I am not very experienced with boxing or kickboxing terminology and even though I watched the move breakdowns before doing the workout itself, I still had struggles. BUT, I could do it at my own pace. There is no music coordination with these moves, and the class is expected to go about the move combos at their own pace. I even noticed this with the modifier who was slower, but following her own pace. It was pretty damn nice.
How long are the workouts?
Most workouts are between 27–47 minutes.
Do I need any equipment to do this program?
Nope! Your body is all the equipment you need for this program.
What type of workouts are in Core De Force?
Core De Force comes with eight MMA-INSPIRED WORKOUTS ON three DVDS, including:
- MMA Speed
Upper body- and core-focused, this Boxing-influenced workout is short—but packs a serious punch. (6 rounds – 27 mins)
- MMA Shred
Kick things up a notch with Muay Thai-inspired elbows and kicks for a head-to-toe shred that helps lean you out fast. (9 rounds – 37 mins)
- MMA Power
Using explosive and defensive-style movements, this fast-paced, cardio-conditioning workout will help you carve a tight, lean body. (12 rounds – 47 mins)
- MMA Plyo
What happens when you combine Boxing, Muay Thai, and plyometrics into one workout? You get a total-body shred designed to knock out hundreds of calories and spike your fat burn into overdrive. (12 rounds – 47 mins)
- Power Sculpt
A total-body burner that uses explosive power and interval training to help sculpt lean muscle and build next-level endurance. (9 rounds – 37 mins)
- Dynamic Strength
Low on impact but high on intensity, this no-equipment, bodyweight throwdown helps carve impressive definition. (12 rounds – 47 mins)
- Active Recovery
Recharge for the week ahead with this rest day workout that focuses on form and technique to fight muscle stiffness and soreness. (21 mins)
- CORE DE FORCE Relief
The quickest stretch ever. Do this 5-minute stretch before bed to help relieve tight and tired muscles—and keep you at the top of your game. (5 mins)
What results should I expect to see with Core De Force?
Every time I see before and after results from the Core De Force program, my jaw always drops in utter astonishment. The results are unbelievable and super inspiring. Of course, your results will vary depending on your level of consistency in your nutrition and daily commitment to your routine. If you follow everything that this program has laid out, especially if you take advantage of my free online support group and coaching for added motivation, you will see results very similar to the ones you see below.
Where can I buy Core De Force?
You can buy Core De Force right here!
Below are the options available for Core De Force, ranging from just the workout DVDs to challenge packs that combines Core De Force workouts with nutrition, portion containers and free coaching to give you the very best results as you begin your Core De Force adventure.
Purchase Options Available for Core De Force Review
Includes: CORE DE FORCE base program on DVD, 30-day supply of Shakeology, 7-Piece Core De Force Portion Control Container Set, A Shakeology Shaker Cup, premium 30-day trial membership to the Team Beachbody Club (so you can stream your workouts online with Beachbody On Demand), and me as your personal on-call coach FOR FREE
Price: $160.00 USD
Option 2: Core De Force Performance Line Challenge Pack
Includes: CORE DE FORCE base program on DVD, 30-day supply of Beachbody Performance Energize and Beachbody Performance Recover, 7-Piece Core De Force Portion Control Container Set, A Shakeology Shaker Cup, premium 30-day trial membership to the Team Beachbody Club (so you can stream your workouts online with Beachbody On Demand), and me as your personal on-call coach FOR FREE
Price: $160.00 USD
Option 3: Core De Force Deluxe Kit
Includes: CORE DE FORCE base program on DVD, three additional workouts and extra fitness and nutrition tools (to help you build killer glutes, thighs, and calves), 7-Piece Core De Force Portion Control Container Set, Agility ladder (equipment to help further challenge your workouts), 30-day Deluxe calendar, Beachbody OnDemand hybrid calendar, premium 30-day trial membership to the Team Beachbody Club (so you can stream your workouts online with Beachbody On Demand), and me as your personal on-call coach FOR FREE
Includes: CORE DE FORCE base program on DVD, two bonus workouts (Core Kinetics and Core on the Floor), Eating Plan (nutrition strategy that combines recipes and grocery lists to take the guess work out of the right foods to eat), Quick-Start guide, and 30-day workout calendar
This option is great for anyone who is extremely self-motivated and is already following a disciplined diet regimen. If you are looking to sustain your weight-loss results as well as feel energized, I always recommend adding Shakeology to your Core De Force workouts (as seen in Option 1)
Option 5: Core De Force Portion Containers
Includes: Seven portion control containers all color-coded for a different kind of food and pre-measured for the precise portion and complements the Core De Force eating plan (Green—Veggies, Purple—Fruits, Red—Proteins, Yellow—Carbs, Blue—Healthy Fats, 2 Orange—Seeds & Dressings)
If you already are following the Core De Force program, other Beachbody programs, or already loving the workout routine you got, but just don’t want to count calories, these Core De Force containers are a great way to track your nutrition and learn portion control for all the food groups.
Still not sure which option is right for you?
Comment or message me and we can walk through this together and see what option is the best fit for you.
What is the easiest way to get my copy of Core de Force?
First, let’s get you going with a FREE account, which will put you as a higher priority as well as a guaranteed free spot in my private online Facebook fitness support group if you decide to take advantage of my free coaching.
If you don’t have Facebook or being in a group isn’t really your thing, setting up your FREE account will keep you connected with me as your personal coach, in case you have any questions or need any guidance on your program or nutrition. I always personally answer all my emails.
What are your thoughts about this Core De Force Review? Excited to give it a try? Comment and share below! I would love to hear from you!
-xo, Amanda, the Buzzed Coach