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Step ups leg exercises

Step ups - a great thigh and bum strengthener.

During performance aim to maintain a straight back, strong knees and even steps
What you need for Step ups :

how to do it
  • Find a step of approximately 10 - 16 inches high. Grasp two moderately weighted dumbbells and stand in front of the step
  • Step up on the step with first one foot, then the other. As your back foot is lifted, your body weight is placed onto the front foot
  • Pause briefly. Reverse the movement (step back with the lead foot)
  • Repeat the exercise stepping again with the same foot first OR work each leg simultaneously
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