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Elevated Single-leg Squat

Angle-Based Images: Elevated Single-leg Squat Video
Angle-Based Images: Elevated Single-leg Squat Video
Angle-Based Images: Elevated Single-leg Squat Video
Angle-Based Images: Elevated Single-leg Squat Video
Angle-Based Images: Elevated Single-leg Squat Video
Elevated Single-leg Squat: Step 1
Step 1 Stand tall on a bench or box that's about knee height. Hold your arms straight out in front of you.
Elevated Single-leg Squat: Step 2
Step 2 Lift one leg out in front of you. Balancing on the opposite leg, bend your knee and slowly lower your body until the heel of the extended leg lightly touches the floor. Pause, then push yourself back up to the starting position.
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Progressions & Variations

Tips

Do not let the squatting knee turn inward.

Keep your supporting foot firmly planted, making sure not to let your heels lift off of the floor.

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