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Plyometric

Squat Thrust

Squat Thrust

A.

Stand with feet hip-width apart and arms by sides. Crouch and plant hands on floor.

B.

Then jump feet back to plank position. Hop feet toward hands, then jump as high as you can.

Single-Leg Burpee

Single-Leg Burpee

A.

Stand on left leg with arms by sides. Keeping right leg lifted, crouch and plant hands on floor. Jump left foot back to a single-leg plank.

B.

Lower chest and thighs to floor. Push up to single-leg plank, jump left foot toward hands (if you need to make it easier, jump both feet up).

C.

Then jump, clapping hands overhead. Switch sides; repeat. That's 1 rep.

Tabletop Butt Kick

Tabletop Butt Kick

A.

Start on floor on hands and knees. Lift knees to hover off floor.

B.

Kick heels toward butt, landing softly back in start position with knees lifted. Repeat quickly for 1 minute.

Side-Lean Hop

Side-Lean Hop

A.

Start on floor on knees with legs together and arms by sides. Open right hip, stepping right foot out to right side with knee bent outward; lean torso toward right leg.

B.

Step right foot in front of body (leg is bent 90 degrees).

C.

Then push into right foot to jump as high as you can with feet staggered. Land softly then immediately return to start position. Switch sides; repeat. That's 1 rep.

X Hop

X Hop

A.

Plant both feet on the floor slightly further than shoulder-width apart. Looking straight ahead, bend at both the hips and knees, ensuring that your knees remain in line with your toes. Continue bending your knees until your upper legs are parallel with the floor. Ensure that your back remains between 45 and 90 degrees of your hips. This is called squat position.

B.

Propel your body upwards into the air. Extend and reposition both of your legs to land in a lunge position with your left leg forward and right leg back. Ensure that your weight is distributed equally between both legs.

C.

Immediately propel your body upwards into the air again. Extend and reposition both of your legs to land back into squat position.

D.

Immediately propel your body upwards into the air again. Extend and reposition both of your legs to land in a lunge position with your right leg forward and left leg back. Continue alternating between lunge and squat movements. (Each movement of the feet is equivalent to one rep.)

Split Squat

Split Squat

A.

Plant both feet together on the floor. This is your starting position.

B.

Bend your knees slightly and propel your body upwards into the air.

C.

Reposition your legs so that your feet land in sumo (wide) squat position. Continue bending your knees until your upper legs are parallel with the floor, ensuring that your back remains between 45 and 90 degrees of your hips. Propel your body upwards into the air again. Reposition your legs to bring your feet together and land in a neutral standing position, ensuring that you maintain "soft" knees to prevent injury. Repeat for the specified number of reps.

Broad Jump

Broad Jump

A.

Stand with feet hip-width apart and arms by sides. Shift hips back, dip torso forward slightly, and swing arms behind you. Forcefully swing arms forward, jumping both legs forward as far as you can. Land softly with knees bent and weight in heels. Immediately repeat as quickly as you can for 45 seconds. Rest for 45 seconds.

Squat-Jump-Punch Ladder

Squat-Jump-Punch Ladder

A.

Stand with feet hip- width apart, elbows bent. Squat, then jump high, swinging arms behind you, landing with knees soft.

B.

Throw a cross (punch right hand across body, pivoting on right foot), then a jab (quick- snap left hand forward). That's 1 rep. Do 10 reps of cross-jab combo. Next, do 2 squat jumps and 10 cross-jabs. Continue adding 1 squat jump and doing 10 cross-jabs until you complete 10 squat jumps. Then reverse squat-jump reps back down to 1 rep, doing 10 cross-jabs on opposite side (cross with left hand, jab with right).

Here's The First Exercise

Here's The First Exercise

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Test Exercise Two

Test Exercise Two

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