Dumbbell Radial Deviation

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Dumbbell Radial Deviation

Instructions

Preparation

Grasp half loaded dumbbell with plate on thumb side. Position arm down to side.

Execution

Bend wrist so weighted side is pulled upward. Lower until weighted side is pointing downward. Repeat.

Comments

If half loaded dumbbell is not available, one of two substitutes can be used.
  • Empty metal bar: to increase resistance grasp further away from center with longer end on thumb side.
  • Standard dumbbell: grasp so pinkie side is against inside of weight plate.

Classification

 Utility: Auxiliary
 Mechanics: Isolated
 Force: Pull

Muscles

Target

Synergists

  • None

Stabilizers

  • No significant stabilizers

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