Next up as part of my CORE STIFFNESS exercise series is Anti-Extension. In addition to preventing trunk extension (which challenges the anterior core) the following exercise (Staggered Stance 2-arm cable press) also provides benefits to the chest, shoulders, scapula, triceps, rear-foot ankle, & rear-leg hip flexors.
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