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Butt & Hip Exercises

Add some diversity to your fitness program with these butt and hip exercises from the American Council on Exercise. We'll help you tone up those glutes and get that butt into shape. Choose from a wide variety of hip flexibility and strengthening exercises including glute bridges, BOSU lateral jumps and more. These exercises come with detailed instructions, step-by-step guidance and tutorials on proper equipment use. For full workout routines featuring butt and hip exercises, be sure to visit our Workouts section.


Supermans



Back, Butt/Hips, Shoulders

No Equipment

Step-up



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

Dumbbells, Raised Platform/Box

Contralateral Limb Raises



Back, Butt/Hips, Shoulders

No Equipment

Bodyweight Squat



Abs, Butt/Hips, Legs - Calves and Shins, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Partner Assisted Bodyweight Squats



Abs, Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Supine Hip Flexor Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Childs Pose



Abs, Back, Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Forward Stepping over Cones



Abs, Butt/Hips

Cones

Kneeling TA Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Leg Crossover Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Partner Tricep Extension



Abs, Arms, Butt/Hips

Resistance Bands/Cables

Quadruped Bent-knee Hip Extensions



Abs, Butt/Hips

No Equipment

Single Leg Push-off



Butt/Hips, Legs - Calves and Shins, Legs - Thighs

Raised Platform/Box

Supine 90-90 Hip Rotator Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Warrior I



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

No Equipment

Squat Jumps



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Side Plank - modified



Abs, Butt/Hips

No Equipment

Hip Hinge



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

Barbell

Dirty Dog



Abs, Butt/Hips

No Equipment

Forward Hurdle Run



Butt/Hips, Legs - Calves and Shins

Hurdles

Forward Linear Jumps



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

No Equipment

Glute Bridge



Abs, Butt/Hips

No Equipment

Glute Press



Butt/Hips

Weight Machines / Selectorized

Kneeling Hip-flexor Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Lateral Shuffles



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

Cones

Lying Hamstrings Curl



Butt/Hips

Weight Machines / Selectorized

Seated Leg Press



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

Weight Machines / Selectorized

Side Lying Hip Abduction



Butt/Hips

No Equipment

Side Lying Hip Adduction



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Squat Jump



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Stability Ball Wall Squats



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

Stability Ball

Standing Lunge Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Thomas Stretch



Butt/Hips, Legs - Thighs

No Equipment

Walking Abduction



Butt/Hips

Resistance Bands/Cables