Exercise of The Week: Sumo Squat

sumo squat

Last week we did the basic squat and now we are going to kick it up a notch and do the sumo squat. This squat is great for your inner thighs. So how do you do it?

Unlike the basic squat you will start this squat with your feet wide apart and your toes pointing outward. You should hold your hand in front of your chest or on your hips, whichever is more comfortable for you. You should look like A. Now you are going to bend your knees  outward and lower your hips deeply so that your thighs are parallel with the floor. You should now look like B. Just like with the basic squat you are going to squeeze your glutes as you go back up to start position. By doing that you will be getting the most out of your workout. That is it! Just add 1-2 sets of 10 to your workout.

~happy squatting~

Other Exercises:

Grasshopper Push Up
Balance Fly
Plank on an exercise ball
Dumbbell Chop
Dumbbell Swing
Jackknife sit-up
Bent Over Row
30 Day Fitness Challenges:
Ax Chop
Dumbbell swing
Jackknife sit ups
Russian Twist
Just Abs Challenge
Dumbbell squat thrust

About Eunice

I like to joke that I am "a well of useless information" but for once I can share that information with people that might want to listen. I love trying new things and now I have an audience to share it with...hopefully. I hope you enjoy what you read :)

Posted on May 11, 2016, in Exercise of the week, Fitness and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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