3 sets of each exercise with reps of:
Set 1: 21 reps
Set 2: 15 repss
Set 3: 9 reps
Thrusters: Starting with feet just wider than hip width apart and holding dumbbells at shoulders, elbows wide. Lower into squat by lowering hips until parallel with floor. Squeeze at base of butt to return to standing while simultaneously pressing dumbbells overhead. Return dumbbells to shoulder level as you begin the next squat.
Floor Press: Lying on back with feet planted about 6-12 inches from sit-bones, hold dumbbells just wider than chest with elbows wide. Press dumbbells to meet as arms extend above chest.
Triceps Extension: Lying on back with feet planted 6-12 inches from sit-bones, hold one dumbbell in hands extended above chest. Bend elbows to lower weight behind head and then return to start position.
For modification, follow Cole (more shallow squat, lower weight, slower pace).
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Jake is a husband and dad of two. His experience through fulfilling a dream, only to realize there are bigger, more meaningful dreams, has been a humbling and motivating life lesson. He thrives on physical challenges, is an avid reader, is committed to a path toward full human potential, and strives to serve others. CF-L1 Trainer.