Table Top Jackknife
How to: Table Top Jackknife
Primary Muscles Used:Abs, Rectus Abdominis
Exercise Families:Trunk Flexion
- Begin seated on a yoga mat, legs bent and resting your hands slightly wider than your shoulders. Brace your core and elevate your hips slightly off the floor, ensuring that your hands are directly below your shoulders. This is your starting position.
- Inhale. Exhale and while stabilising through your abdominals, raise your right foot off the mat. At the same time, bring your left hand towards your right foot. Inhale and lower your leg and arm to return to the starting position. You should feel tension in your abdominals throughout the movement. Alternate between sides for the specified number of repetitions or time.
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