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bridge with tubing butt exercise

Intermediate Exercises

1. Bridge with Tubing

Target: Glutes, hamstrings, outer thighs

  • Tie a resistance band or tube around your thighs.
  • Lie faceup on floor with heels slightly more than hip-width apart on a step, bench or stair; arms extended at sides with palms down.
  • Push your knees out as wide as possible.
  • Digging your heels into the step with toes elevated, press into palms and lift hips toward the ceiling.
  • Hold for 5 counts, then slowly lower.
  • Repeat 15 to 20 times.

2. Step-Up to Balance

Target: Abs, glutes, quads, hamstrings

  • Stand facing a step, bench or stair.
  • Step up with your right foot and lift left leg to hip height, knee bent 90 degrees.
  • Hold for 5 counts and step back to start.
  • Repeat 10 to 15 times; switch sides.

3. Lateral Shuffle with Tubing
lateral shuffle with tubing butt exercise

Target: Glutes, quads, outer thighs

  • Tie a resistance band or tube around your thighs.
  • Bring your feet slightly wider than hip-width apart, toes pointing forward.
  • Squat down until thighs are almost parallel to the floor.
  • Step your right foot out to right side as wide as possible, then bring left foot toward the right, coming back to starting position.
  • Repeat, stepping left foot out to the left. Continue alternating sides.
  • Do 10 steps per side.

Next:  Advanced Exercises


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loribee53 wrote:

I am so glad that you include beginner exercises on some of your articles. Some of us are older and just cannot do the explosive moves. Many people need to work up to doing more and when you only include power exercises for the intermediate or advanced exercisers it can become very discouraging and even dangerous for those of us that may try to do something that is out of our league. Thank you so much! Miss Bee

12/6/2012 03:14:50 PM Report Abuse
iliana_velinova wrote:

These exercises will help you slim down! I have been doing these and other exercises to help me slim down. I 've been combining running, yoga and exercises to slim down, and the result was there. If you would like to see my regimen of exercises, you can do so by checking out my blog here:!/p/exercises.html Good luck! Its all up to you ladies! Just be persistent.

1/19/2012 06:11:51 AM Report Abuse
ibrown411 wrote:

I have tried this even though it look easy it is not but it really help me.

3/16/2011 11:06:33 AM Report Abuse

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