Fit Mom Kneeling Push-Up

Beginner Level of Difficulty

The kneeling push-up is an upper body strength exercise that targets the shoulders, chest and arms.

MUSCLES ENGAGED


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Chest

Strengthening the chest muscles will help you push things easily and effortlessly. The muscles in your chest help stabilize your shoulder joint, which reduces your vulnerability shoulder joint injuries. Working your chest muscles also has an aesthetic factor (body contouring).

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Triceps

Triceps are an often forgotten muscle group. Triceps are located on the opposite side of the biceps at the back of the upper arm. Well strengthened and defined triceps make the arm look bigger and sleeker (reducing the "flabby arm" look).

Exercise Instructions


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Step 1

Start in a kneeling position with your hands right underneath your shoulders.

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Step 2

Lower yourself down to the floor with full control.

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Step 3

Press yourself back up to the starting position.