- Stand facing side of bench. Position bar on back of shoulders
and grasp barbell to sides.
- Place foot of first leg on bench. Stand on bench by extending
hip and knee of first leg and place foot of second leg on bench.
Step down with second leg by flexing hip and knee of first leg.
Return to original standing position by placing foot of first
leg to floor. Repeat first step with opposite leg, alternating
first steps between legs.
- Keep torso upright during exercise. Lead knee should point
same direction as foot throughout movement. Stepping distance
from bench emphasizes Gluteus Maximus; stepping close to bench