PreparationUse rack. Place barbell on front shoulders, cross forearms and grasp barbell from above. Lift elbows to raise upper arm parallel to floor. Dismount barbell.
ExecutionBend knees and hips, move hip backward and knees forward until legs are flexed right-angled. Keep back straight. Return, keep knees slightly flexed. Repeat.
Variations / CommentsLook ahead throughout motion. Keep bodyweight on heels. Let knees point in same direction as feet.
|Synergist||Gluteus Maximus | Hip Adductors | Soleus|
|Stabilizers||Deltoid, Anterior | Deltoid, Lateral | Pectoralis Major, Clavicular | Trapezius, Upper | Trapezius, Middle | Trapezius, Lower | Erector Spinae | Rectus Abdominis | Obliques | Hamstrings | Gastrocnemius|