Lunge

lunge

Technique

Stand up and place feet hip-width apart, step straight forward (maintain the hip-width), place knee right above the ankle and put 70% of your body weight on the front leg. Lower knee on back leg toward ground and establish an upright line from upper body via hips and thigh on back leg.

Tips

To maintain hip-width, imagine you performing the exercise on a train rail with one feet placed on each rail.

Alternatives

Bend front leg 45-degrees, aim at 90-degrees after some training. To make the exercise more challenging, hold three seconds at the bottom.

More info

Works mainly glutes and leg muscles.

Video

Caroline Nilsson is your personal trainer showing you how to perform Lunge.

This exercise is 1 of 36 exercises that are included in the app Poworkout Trim & Tone.

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