How to do the Side BridgeStart by lying on a mat with your legs straight out. Turn sideways holding your body up with one bent arm parallel to the floor. Keep your abs tight until 30-60 seconds. A great sports specific exercise. Try increasing your time after a while.
A spotter can be used for motivation
These are the muscles , equipment and categories of this exercise.
- PRIMARY: Abdominal
- Core Strength
Averages for MyFit UsersThe table below represents data from over 200,000 exercise logs and gives us an average for this exercise.
|Average Weight Lifted||Average Reps||One Rep Max Average|
|0 lbs||27.7||0 lbs|
What is a good starting weight?
Based on an average weight lifted of 0 lbs for all MyFit users we suggest you start at 50% of that weight:
Workouts Plans with Side Bridge
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