Dumbbell Pullover (on arched bench)

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Dumbbell Pullover (on arched bench)

Instructions

Preparation

Sit on seat of arched bench with dumbbell on lower thigh. Kick dumbbell up to shoulder while lying back on bench. Grasp both hands under inner plate of dumbbell. Position dumbbell over chest with elbows slightly bent.

Execution

Keeping elbows slightly bent throughout movement, lower dumbbell over and beyond head until upper arms are in-line with torso. Pull dumbbell up and over chest. repeat.

Comments

Actual range of motion is dependent upon individual shoulder flexibility. Keep elbows fixed at small bend throughout exercise. See suggested mount & dismount.

Classification

 Utility: Auxiliary
 Mechanics: Isolated
 Force: Push

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