Walking Dumbbell Lunge

This exercise is an advanced movement of the traditional walking lunge in that it places greater tension throughout your lower body, accelerating muscle strength and definition.


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    Hold a dumbbell in each hand at your sides with arms fully extended. Take a large step forward with your right leg. Drop into a lunge bending both knees to 90 degrees. Keep your torso upright while keeping your chest up and shoulders back. Keep your balance.
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    Step forward with your back leg to bring your feet together. Repeat the motion with your opposite leg, moving forward.

Trainer’s Tips

  • Take a large enough step for both of your knees to bend to 90 degrees.
  • Keep your back flat during the exercise to avoid injury.
  • Center your weight in the heel of your front foot.