How to Do Foam Roll Dumbbell Front Lunge
The foam roll dumbbell front lunge should begin with good posture to avoid injury. Brace the spine by drawing your lower abdomen inward. Your core muscles should be activated to support your posture as you perform the exercise.
If any pain is experienced, immediately stop the foam roll dumbbell front lunge.
Beginning Foam Roll Dumbbell Forward Lunge
1. Place a foam roller on the floor at right angles to you.
2. Activate the core and buttocks by drawing in the navel towards the spine and squeezing the buttocks.
3. Place one foot on the roller and then position the rear foot at a comfortable distance back from the roller, creating a static lunge stance.
Foam Roll Dumbbell Forward Lunge Movement
1. Hold light dumbbells while performing the lunge.
2. While in a static lunge position and with the core activated, gently lower the rear knee towards the floor.
3. Once you have reached a comfortable lunging depth simply push through the front leg to return to the starting position.
Foam Roll Dumbbell Forward Lunge Benefits
Forward lunges primarily engage the main muscular groups in your legs, such as your quads, calves, and hamstrings, but they also work your abs, particularly the internal stabilizer muscles. They'll also activate your glute muscles, which means you'll have a toned butt in no time.