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Exercise of the Week – the Push Up

by | Jul 3, 2014 | Get Active | 0 comments

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Making changes to your lifestyle doesn’t have to mean buying a membership at the gym down the street or signing up for a marathon. You can simply start by taking a few minutes every day to do some simple at home exercises. Every week this summer we’ll feature a new exercise on the blog, with simple instructions. Add one or two into your day and you’re already making huge strides. This week’s challenge: The Push Up.   pushup   The Right Way to Do a Push-Up Instructions:

  • Set you hands shoulder width apart
  • Think solid straight line from head to feet
  • Lower with abs tight (if this is really difficult start with your knees on the ground)
  • Slowly raise back up
  • Go for 3 sets and track your reps
  • Challenge yourself for better results each week

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