Dumbbell Bench Press

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and I learned good stuff. Lying on a horizontal bench with your feet on the ground to stabilize you. Hold the dumbbells with arms outstretched and your hands are face to face. Inhale and lower the dumbbells to your chest’s level. Bend your elbows and rotate …

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Semi Pronated Low Pulley Front Raises

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Standing with your feet slightly apart. Your arms are along your body with the handle in your hand in semi-pronation : Inhale and raise your arms until your eyes level Exhale at the end of the movement This exercice works your deltoid …

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Low Pulley Front Raises

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Standing with your feet slightly apart. Your arms are along your body with the handle in your hand in pronation : Inhale and raise your arms until your eyes level Exhale at the end of the movement This exercise works your deltoid …

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Side-Lying Lateral Raise

This is The Stephane Andre and today I’m talking about side-lying lateral raises. I read Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Lying on the side, on the floor or on a bench with a dumbbell in your hand in pronation : Inhale and raise your arm to the vertical …

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Front Raise

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Standing with your legs slightly apart. Take a dumbbell in each hand in pronation. You can keep dumbbells on your thighs or on the side : Inhale and make an alternate raise of your arms forward (or antepulsion) until your eyes level. …

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One Arm Dumbbell Press

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Sitting on a bench with your back straight. Your arms bend with your elbows forward. A dumbbell in each hand in supinated grip (thumbs inwards) and at the level of shoulders : Inhale and press your arm vertically by rotating your …

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Dumbbell Press

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Sitting on a bench with your back straight. Take dumbells in pronation (thumbs inwards) at shoulders height : Inhale and press to have dumbells over your head Exhale at the end of the movement This exercice works deltoids (mainly medial deltoids), trapezius, …

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Back Press

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and there is good stuff. Sitting with your back straight. Take the barbell with your hand in pronation behind your neck : Inhale and press the barbell above your head without arching your back Exhale at the end of the movement This exercice works deltoids (middle part …

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