Cable Chest Press

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Cable Chest Press

Instructions

Preparation

Sit on seat and grasp stirrups to each side. Position elbows out to sides, slightly lower than shoulder height. Position hands slightly narrower than elbow width in front of upper arms.

Execution

Push stirrups out straight until arms are straight and parallel to one another. Return stirrups to original position, until slight stretch is felt in shoulders or chest. Repeat.

Comments

Stirrup should follow slight arch pattern, in front of upper arm between elbow and chest in stretched position, traveling inward in front of each shoulder at extended position.

Classification

 Utility: Basic or Auxiliary
 Mechanics: Compound
 Force: Push

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Dynamic Stabilizers

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