In and Out Clap Push Ups

STRENGTH

How to Do

How to Do In and Out Clap Push Ups

The in and out clap push ups should begin with a 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 in and out clap push ups.

Beginning

Beginning In and Out Clap Push Ups

1. Begin by holding a plank position.

2. Lower your body to the floor and perform a conventional push-up.

3. As you press up, make sure to lift your hands and torso as high as possible off the ground.

4. Make a clapping motion with your hands.

5. Return to your original starting position.

Movement

In and Out Clap Push Ups Movement

1. Begin by coming into a pushup position with your feet flat on the ground. Your legs will be straight behind you with your toes on the ground.

2. Perform a pushup by bending at the elbow and when you are rising from the base of the pushup, explode up and push with your hands to perform a clap while in mid air.

3. Land back in the original starting position and repeat for repetitions.

Benefits

In and Out Clap Push Ups Benefits

The clap push-up improves core stability, which is important for maintaining a firm stance in the boxing ring. It also improves upper-body strength, shoulder mobility, and quick reflexes. You're well aware of how plyometrics, or jump training, can help you enhance your lower-body strength.

Exercise Aliases

Clap Push-Up, How to Do Clap Push Ups, Push up and Clap Exercise.

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