Posts Tagged "quad exercises"

leg-press

Leg Press

Position yourself on the Leg Squat machine with feet placed on platform shoulder-width apart. Release lock and lower sled by bringing knees toward your chest. When you reach full range of motion, press the sled (force focused towards the heels…

high-box-squats

High Box Squats

Place a squat box that is above parallel in the squat rack. With barbell on rack at chest height, step under bar and position it on your back. Holding the bar tightly with hands, keep back tight and chest up….

hack-squats

Hack Squats

Position yourself on Hack Squat machine with back against pad and shoulders under shoulder pads. Place feet at a position that will allow you to correctly squat down (feet position will vary with each individual) and shoulder width apart. Release…

narrow-stance-squats

Squats, Narrow Stance

With barbell on rack at chest height, step under the bar and position the bar on your back. Holding the bar tightly with hands, keep back tight and chest up. Lift bar from the rack and step away from rack….

front-squats

Front Squats

With barbell on rack at chest height, position the bar so that it’s on the front of your shoulders. With arms crossing place hands on bar, keeping elbows facing straight forward. The bar should be resting upon the top of…

dumbbell-step-ups

Dumbbell Step Ups

Stand with dumbbells in hands at your sides facing a bench. Place a foot on the bench. Then, stand on the bench by extending the knee and hip of the leg on the bench and step the opposite foot up…

dumbbell-squats

Dumbbell Squats

Stand with dumbbells in hands at your sides. Keeping your back straight and chest up, perform a squat until thighs are parallel to the ground. Return back to the starting position and repeat. Dumbbell Squats Exercise Information Muscle Group: Quads…