Core exercises

This will give you core exercises that will burn and give you a heap of confidence within yourself! This information will also tell you some parts of the upper torso and what exercises to do in order to get in good shape.
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Core exercises

Abdominals

Rectus abdominus

  • Location: covers the area from the sternum all the way down to the pelvis bone.
  • Function: Pulls the upper torso to the hips
  • Exercises: Crunches, sit ups or hanging leg raises

Obliques

  • Location: Side of the waist. Internal obliques, transverse obliques, external obliques
  • Function: Tilt and twist the torso.
  • Exercises: Side bends, bicycle crunches, russian twist, decline oblique crunches

Serratus

  • Location: Between front abs and lats.
  • Function: Pulling the scapula forwards and around like in the motion of throwing a punch.
  • Exercises: Barbell pullovers and cable crunches

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