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Back Exercises

Use a combination of these core back exercises to strengthen your lower, upper or middle back areas. Whether you're interested in barbell deadlifts or reverse extensions, we have back strengthening exercises for every level. These exercises are also featured in convenient workout routines that include proper warm-up and cool-down techniques, which greatly reduces the risk of injury.


Stability Ball Prone Walkout



Abs, Back

Stability Ball

Supermans



Back, Butt/Hips, Shoulders

No Equipment

Bird-dog



Abs, Back, Butt/Hips

No Equipment

Front Plank



Abs, Back

No Equipment

Cat-Cow



Back, Chest

No Equipment

Contralateral Limb Raises



Back, Butt/Hips, Shoulders

No Equipment

Dumbbell Front Squat



Back, Butt/Hips, Full Body/Integrated, Legs - Thighs

Dumbbells

Stability Ball Reverse Extensions



Back, Butt/Hips

Stability Ball

Stability Ball Shoulder Stabilization



Back, Shoulders

Stability Ball

Barbell Deadlift



Back, Butt/Hips, Full Body/Integrated, Legs - Thighs

Barbell

Single-arm, Single-leg Romanian Dead Lift



Back, Butt/Hips

Dumbbells

Barbell Bent-over Row



Arms, Back, Full Body/Integrated, Shoulders

Barbell

Childs Pose



Abs, Back, Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Jammer - Torso Rotations



Abs, Arms, Back, Chest, Full Body/Integrated, Shoulders

Barbell

Kneeling Lat Stretch (w/bench)



Back

Bench

Medicine Ball Lunge to Chest Pass



Abs, Back, Butt/Hips, Chest, Full Body/Integrated, Shoulders

Medicine Ball

Partner Standing Row with Resistance Tubing



Arms, Back, Butt/Hips

Resistance Bands/Cables

Single Arm Barbell Jammer



Arms, Back, Butt/Hips, Full Body/Integrated, Legs - Thighs, Shoulders

Barbell

Standing Triangle Straddle Bends



Back, Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

TRX ® Back Row



Abs, Arms, Back

TRX

Barbell High Back Squat



Back, Butt/Hips, Full Body/Integrated, Legs - Thighs

Barbell

Stability Ball Shoulder (Glute) Bridge



Abs, Back, Butt/Hips

Stability Ball

TRX ® Assisted Side Lunge with Arm Raise



Back, Butt/Hips, Full Body/Integrated, Legs - Calves and Shins, Shoulders

TRX

Cobra



Abs, Back

No Equipment

Dumbbell Deadlift



Back, Butt/Hips, Full Body/Integrated, Legs - Thighs

Dumbbells

Stability Ball Russian Twist



Abs, Back

Stability Ball

TRX ® Single-arm Row



Abs, Arms, Back

TRX

Prone Scapular (Shoulder) Stabilization Series - I, Y, T, W, O Formation



Back, Shoulders

No Equipment

Seated Side-Straddle Stretch



Abs, Back, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Spinal Twist with a Push-Pull Movement



Back, Chest, Shoulders

No Equipment

TRX ® Assisted Cross-over Lunge with Arm Raise



Back, Butt/Hips, Shoulders

TRX

TRX ® Hip Press



Back, Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

TRX

TRX ® Side-straddle Golf Swings



Back, Chest, Shoulders

TRX

Upward Facing Dog



Abs, Back

No Equipment


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