Tag Archive | "extension"

brooke-stacey-arm-workout-tricep-pull-down

Cable One-Arm Triceps Extension

The Move: Cable One-Arm Triceps Extension

Why: Isolating the triceps one arm at a time with cable extensions helps concentrate on the triceps muscle and ensures continuous muscle tension throughout entire exercise.

How: With your right hand, grab a single handle attached to the high cable pulley. Stand directly in front of weight stack. Now pull the weight down so that your upper arm and elbow are locked into the side of your body. Your upper arm and forearm should form an acute angle (less than 90 degrees). You can keep the other arm by the waist and can have one foot in front of the other for better balance. This will be your starting position. As you contract the triceps, move the single handle attachment down to your side until your arm is straight. Breathe out as you perform this movement. Squeeze the triceps and hold in this contracted position. Slowly return handle to starting position.

Nail it: You can also use exercise bands to perform this movement. To execute this move properly, only your forearms should move. Your upper arms should remain stationary at all times.

Workout by: Brooke Stacey

Photography: James Patrick

Cable One-Arm Triceps Extension

Posted in Bodybuilding, Exercises, Fitness Equipment, Personal Fitness Training, Training Methods, Weight loss, Weight TrainingComments Off on Cable One-Arm Triceps Extension


Paige Hathaway

22 hours 11 minutes ago

That feeling when you get your meal prep!!
A big THANK YOU to Megafit Meals for being so tasty and keeping me on track! I'm super picky about meal prep food companies but they have never failed me!

Use code PHFIT for 10% off at checkout for your meals. They are delivered straight to my door step every week!! πŸ’ƒπŸΌπŸ΄#preparationiskey #healthylifestyle #foodprep

Paige Hathaway

1 day 14 minutes ago

Life is tough but so are you.

Categories

June 2017
MTWTFSS
« May  
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930 

Automatic Blog Posting Plugin

Content Protected Using Blog Protector By: PcDrome.

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)