Circuit 2, Move 1: Squat, Curl, and Press

Moving from a squat to an overhead press gets the heart rate going while working your butt and legs.

  • Stand with your feet directly under your hips, holding a dumbbell in each hand. Sit back into your squat, keeping the weight in your heels, bringing your thighs parallel to the floor without letting your knees go beyond your toes.
  • Push through your heels to return to standing while bringing the weights to your shoulders, performing a bicep curl.
  • Stabilize your torso and keep your arms moving upward, performing an overhead press with the palms facing out.
  • Lower your arms back to your side to complete one rep.
  • Do 10 reps to complete a set.

Use eight- to 10-pound dumbbells.

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