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Renegade Row With Towel

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muscles:TricepsMuscle, Pectoralis MajorMuscle, Latissimus DorsiMuscle
synergists:BicepsMuscle, Hand FlexorsMuscle, TrapeziusMuscle, Teres MusclesMuscle, DeltoidsMuscle, Rectus AbdominisMuscle
fitness level:Normal
exercise type:Strength - isometric
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Starting PositionExecution

Starting Position

  • grasp a towel with both hands
  • the hands are a bit wider that shoulder width away
  • brace the core and go into the push up position
  • the hands are right below the shoulders and on the towel
  • support yourself with both arms
  • your body forms a line from head to toes
  • for more stability, the feet are hip width apart

Correct Execution

  • bring the body weight on one hand
  • bend the other arm and pull the towel towards the back as much as possible
  • in the final position, the arms is next to the thorax
  • the elbow points up
  • hold the contraction for 15-20 seconds
  • afterwards, bring down the hand and do the next rep with the opposite arm
  • do several reps