Standing Rear Delt Raises

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standing rear delt raise exercise

Move Targets: Triceps and Upper Back (Deltoids)


Step-By-Step

Step 1: Stand with your feet hip-width apart. Hinge at the hips and lean forward so your hips go behind your heels and the back is flat. Gaze in front of you at the floor and hold dumbbells in front of you with arms extended, palms facing in.

standing rear delt raise exercice  

Step 2: Keeping your arms straight (without locking the elbows), lift your dumbbells to the side of your body. If you have to jerk your body to complete this movement, decrease your weight. Avoid putting the work in your lower back. Squeeze your shoulder blades together then release the weights back under the chest with control. That is one rep. Repeat for allotted time.

standing rear delt raise exercice

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