Squat to Bench with DumbbellsThis is a great overall exercise for the lower body. There are many variations on the squat, this one uses a bench to remind you how far down to squat.
· Place a bench behind you.
· Grasp a dumbbell in each hand.
· Place your feet slightly wider than shoulder width apart with your knees and toes pointed slightly outward.
· Drawing your abs in descend slowly by squatting down and bending at the knees and hips.
· Lower yourself as far as you can control without letting your body shift towards your toes (this will cause you to loose balance).
· Pause in the downward position and slowly return upright to the starting position.
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