Push Ups = Fantastic Chest Exercise

Push ups give you a lot of bang for your buck! Learn how to do this chest exercise right and you'll rock your chest, back and core.

The more muscle you build, the more fat you burn. The more fat you burn, the more you can see those sexy muscles you work hard to build.

Get out your workout sheets and log your exercise for success.

Get Ready To Rip Up Your Pecs With Push Ups!

  1. Begin face down on the floor or a yoga mat.

  2. Place your hands on the floor. Line up your hands with your chest. Your elbows will be at a 90 degree angle.

  3. Turn your toes under.

  4. Pull your belly button in towards your spine and hold.

  5. Hold yourself up on your toes and hands. Back is straight, hips, shoulders, and feet are in line.

  6. Inhale. Exhale and push up using your chest muscles.

  7. Inhale and come down to your starting position using your back muscles to control yourself and come down slowly.

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    Complete 2 to 3 sets of 10-15 repetitions each.


    You've completed another strength training exercise! A classic and a challenge. You are one step closer to your fitness goals and your ideal body.

    Remember to record your exercise for success!

    Here's to you!

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