Standing Long Jumps
- Begin by standing tall with a straight back and tight core. Slightly bend the knees and push the hips back. Bring the hands up and keep the chest up. Feet should be shoulder-width apart.
- Jump and launch yourself forward. Swing your arms back and use the momentum.
- Land in a squat position. Knees are bent and hips are back. Return to starting position and repeat.
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Standing long jumps is a gym work out exercise that targets glutes & hip flexors and quadriceps and also involves abs and calves and hamstrings. Refer to the illustration and instructions above for how to perform this exercise correctly. Side lateral leg / hip swings, trx suspension straps squats and battle rope squatting alternating waves are related exercise that target the same muscle groups as standing long jumps. Visit our directory for more exercises.
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