Tuesday, November 16, 2010

Kick While Lying Down for Your Abdominals

Assume the abdominal crunch position. Place your hands below you or hold onto a heavy piece of furniture or exercise equipment for stabilizatioin if you need that. Straighten your legs without locking your kees. Point your toes. Kick up and down, in a controlled, steady, vertical scissor fashion. Do not let your feet go below half a foot over the floor. Do five sets of ten repetitions. One repetition is your right and left leg both kicking.

Disclaimer: None of the above information can be taken as a substitute for advice from a medical professional such as a physician.

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