Rebel Wilson updates fans on her weight loss and says she’s glad gyms are reopening in Australia
Rebel Wilson is well on her way to slimming down to her goal weight of 75kg.
On a ‘health mission’ for 2020, the Hollywood star discussed her fitness and weightloss journey with Australian breakfast show Sunrise on Monday.
‘There’s been a lot of working out, which was hard with the coronavirus restrictions,’ the Pitch Perfect actress explained.
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Rebel Wilson has revealed how her health and weightloss journey is going after vowing to slim down to 75kg by the end of 2020. Pictured: left in 2017, right in 2020
Rebel told hosts Samantha Armytage and David ‘Kochie’ Koch she was happy gyms were finally reopened, as she’s ready to step up her training.
‘I had to go out to the park and lie on the dirt doing my sit-ups,’ she laughed, adding of Sydney’s winter weather: ‘It’s a bit brutal, and it’s going cold in the mornings.’
Rebel, 40, said of fitness centers reopening on June 14 in New South Wales: ‘I’m glad that the gyms are reopening, so I can pump iron.’
She said while work has dried up for her at the moment amid the COVID-19 outbreak, it’s given her more time to focus on her ‘year of health’.
‘I’m glad that the gyms are reopening, so I can pump iron’: Rebel was pleased New South Wales fitness centers has reopened on June 14, as she was ready to step up her training
Keeping fit! While gyms were closed, her trainer Jono Castano Acero incorporated outdoor workouts into her training, including an intense stair run on Sydney’s iconic Opera House steps. Pictured with actor Hugh Sheridan
Rebel has enlisted the help of celebrity personal trainer Jono Castano Acero.
During a typical week, Rebel works on high-intensity interval training (HIIT), mobility, weights, resistance, technique and tempo, and has just one day of rest.
With gyms closed, her trainer has incorporated outdoor workouts into her regimen, including an intense stair run on Sydney’s iconic Opera House steps.
Slimming down: Rebel told her fans on Instagram last month that she wanted to drop down to 75kg by the end of the year
Rebel told her fans on Instagram last month that she wanted to drop down to 75kg by the end of the year.
She had kickstarted her focus on health in January, sharing her mission with fans to keep herself accountable.
‘[I’m] trying to avoid the sugar and junk food, which is going to be hard after the holidays I’ve just had, but I’m going to do it!’ she wrote at the time.
‘[I’m] trying to avoid the sugar and junk food’: While Rebel is working out regularly, she has also overhauled her diet