Cable squat press alternating arms
- Maintain a visual gaze towards the horizon (straight ahead) and good stability through the abdomen.
- Begin with a thorough dynamic warm up prior before starting this exercise; this engages the nervous system.
How to Do:
- This movement involves a squat motion and a two arm cable side shoulder press.
- Start with the feet shoulder width apart, hands at shoulder height, and elbows away from the body (as shown).
- Perform a complete squat (for description see - 'squat' in exercise library).
- Once standing, perform a two arm overhead shoulder press to the side (as shown).
- Watch and correct for excessive side lean.
- Bring the hands back to the shoulders.
- Repeat pattern.
- Do NOT curve the lower back excessively, bring the head and body forward excessively, or excessively elevate the shoulder area as these may be signs that the load is too heavy.
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