Combo Shoulder Raise

The combo shoulder raise is a strength building exercise that targets the entire shoulder region – front, side, and rear. The exercise also improves shoulder mobility.


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    Hold a dumbbell in each hand at your sides like suitcases. Rotate your palms so that one thumb is pointed out to the side while the other faces forward.
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    Raise the dumbbells to shoulder height. One arm should lift out to the side while the other is raised forward. Return the weights to the starting position.

Trainer’s Tips

  • Keep the tension on your shoulders throughout the movement.
  • Keep your thumbs pointing out at all times.
  • Do not use momentum to raise the dumbbells.