- With bar upper chest height, grasp bar with overhand shoulder
width grip. Position bar on front of shoulders with elbows forward
and wrists hyperextended. Place feet under bar. Disengage bar
by rotating bar back.
- Squat down by bending hips back while allowing knees to bend
forward, keeping back straight and knees pointed same direction
as feet. Descend until thighs
are just past parallel to floor. Extend knees and hips until
legs are straight. Return and repeat.
- Keep head facing forward, back straight and feet flat on
floor; equal distribution of weight through forefeet and heel.
Knees should point same direction as feet throughout movement.
Also see bodybuilding style Smith
Front Squat and Smith