KettleBell Double Leg Drop

Intermediate Level of Difficulty

The kettlebell double leg drop is an intermediate core conditioning exercise that targets the abs and obliques.

MUSCLES ENGAGED


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Abdominals

The abdominal muscles (abs) provide movement and support to your core area. The deeper and closer to the spine the particular abdominal muscle is, the more effect over body posture it will have, and this often contributes significantly to a healthy back.

Equipment Used


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Kettlebell

The kettlebell is a cast-iron weight (resembling a cannonball with a handle) used to perform ballistic exercises that combine cardiovascular, strength and flexibility training. Sizes may range from 4 pounds (1.8 kg) to 175 pounds (79 kg).

Exercise Instructions


kettlebell double leg drop - step 1

Step 1

Start on your back with your feet in the air. Hold the kettlebell in both hands over your chest.

kettlebell double leg drop - step 2

Step 2

Lower both legs to the floor but don't let your heels touch the ground.

kettlebell double leg drop - step 3

Step 3

Pull both legs up to the starting position.