Barbell Hip Thrust on Floor

The barbell hip thrust builds strength and power in the glutes and lower body. This exercise also improves core strength and stability.


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    Lie face up on the floor with knees bent, feet planted firmly on the floor with a barbell resting across your hips. Grab the bar with a shoulder-width overhand grip and hold it securely in place.
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    Brace core and press your heels into the floor, driving your hips upwards. Pause at the top, making sure to squeeze glutes. Then return back to starting position in a controlled motion.

Trainer’s Tips

  • Avoid stopping short of full range of motion. Be sure to push your hips all the way open at the top.
  • Avoid hyperextending your lower back at the top of the movement.