Beach Burpee Jump-ups

Intermediate Level of Difficulty

The burpee jump up is an intermediate compound exercise. This is a challenging full body exercise that would compliment any training program.

MUSCLES ENGAGED


Picture of Quadriceps

Quadriceps

The quadriceps (quads) are a group of four muscles on the front of the thigh. They allow your knee to straighten and provide stability when standing. Your quads are the most important muscle group for maintaining the ability to stand and to walk independently.

Picture of Shoulders

Shoulders

The shoulder is the most movable joint in the body. However, it is an unstable joint because of the range of motion allowed. This instability increases the likelihood of joint injury, often leading to a degenerative process in which tissues break down and no longer function well.

Exercise Instructions


beach burpee jump-ups - step 1

Step 1

Start in a standing position with your feet shoulder width and your arms to your side.

beach burpee jump-ups - step 2

Step 2

Place your hands on the ground shoulder width apart and jump out in a push-up position. Make sure you keep your back flat and your core engaged.

beach burpee jump-ups - step 3

Step 3

Pull your legs back up to the starting position, stand up and jump as high as you can with your hands raised over your head.