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Exercise Demonstrations

Incline Pushups

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Incline Pushups Exercise

Starting Position

Begin in a push up position, with hands and toes on the floor in front of a step/stair. Place hands on the step, fingers facing forward.

Action

INHALE: Keeping abs tight, lower upper body & hips until face is about an inch from the step.

EXHALE: Straighten arms to push up to starting position.

Special Instructions

Make it easier: Do the pushups with weight on your knees instead of your toes.

Muscles Worked: Chest, Triceps, Shoulders