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Weekly Exercise

Exercise Of The Week: Seated Shoulder Press/Core Combo

This week, we are sharing a standing shoulder press that works not only your shoulders (deltoids), but also your trapezius and triceps. back muscles Start by holding a barbell in each hand. You'll want the weight to be manageable to lift above your head, so start light and you can always add a bit more… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Seated Shoulder Press/Core Combo

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Exercise Of The Week: Chair Twist

This chair variation of the "Half Lord of the Fishes" yoga pose is a chair twist that will help release tension from your spine. You can sit sideways on a chair and reach for the chair back for resistance. If you're in a tight space (like on an airplane), you can also sit normally on the… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Chair Twist

seated eagle pose
Weekly Exercise

Exercise Of The Week: Chair Eagle Pose

Seated versions of yoga poses are a great option for helping stay limber when sitting for extended periods of time. The sitting version of the Eagle Pose is primarily a shoulder stretch but some people also find that it improves low back pain. Cross your right thigh over your left thigh. If you can, wrap… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Chair Eagle Pose

Weekly Exercise

Exercise Of The Week: Chest Press With An Exercise Ball

The variety of exercises that can be modified using an exercise ball are endless. We'd previously gone through a series of planks using the exercise ball, now we'll move to exercises that are geared towards the chest and back. This week's exercise is a chest-press using free weights. Lie on your back with your upper… Continue reading Exercise Of The Week: Chest Press With An Exercise Ball