Lever Triceps Extension

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Lever Triceps Extension

Instructions

Preparation

Sit on seat with arm pads apart to sides. Slide arm pads closer together to sides of chest. Grasp handles and place back of upper arms on padding.

Execution

Push lever down until arms are fully extended. Return until forearms contact upper arms. Repeat.

Comments

To position elbows higher than shoulder, position seat lower. To position elbows lower than shoulders, position seat higher. Also see Lever Triceps Extension on alternative apparatus.

Classification

 Utility: Basic or Auxiliary
 Mechanics: Isolated
 Force: Push

Muscles

Target

Synergists

  • None

Stabilizers

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