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Synonyms for curl up

shape one's body into a curl

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OBJECTIVE: To measure abdominal strength and endurance by maximum number of curl-ups performed in one minute.
It is early in the semester, and the curl-up benchmark is one of several Lee is establishing for skills ranging from the mile run to pull-ups.
postintervention values are as follows: sit-and-reach, push-ups, curl-ups, and step-test heart rate.
Trunk exercises, which are conducted in not only rehabilitative but also athletic situations, usually include much more dynamic exercises, such as V-sits and curl-ups.
THE PRESIDENTIAL PHYSICAL FITNESS AWARD QUALIFYING STANDARDS BOYS AGE CURL-UPS SHUTTLE RUN V-SIT REACH (number/minute) (seconds) (inches) 10 45 10.
S3-Slow curl-ups with each repetition taking about five seconds.
Bender often instructs dancers to do modified curl-ups to work the deeper abdominal muscles.
Try for a high score in the President's Challenge events: curl-ups or partial curl-ups, shuttle run, endurance run, pull-ups or right-angle push-ups, V-sit reach or sit and reach.
THE PRESIDENTIAL PHYSICAL FITNESS AWARD QUALIFYING STANDARDS AGE CURL-UPS SHUTTLE RUN V-SIT REACH (number/minute) (seconds) (inches) Boys 6 33 12.
When you do curl-ups (also called "crunches"), concentrate on using your abdominal muscles.
LaMichael James smiled, extended his left arm and did several curl-ups.
Although mean scores improved for curl-ups, they failed to reach significance ([t.
For example, while watching television, challenge children (and yourself) to perform curl-ups during the first commercial break, jog in place for the second commercial break, and perform push-ups for the third commercial break.
She conducted a series of assessments on the students including shuttle runs, curl-ups, and push-ups.
8 seconds Pull-Ups Curl-Ups (in one minute) Age Boys Girls Age Boys Girls Six 2 2 Six 33 32 Seven 4 2 Seven 36 34 Eight 5 2 Eight 40 38 Nine 5 2 Nine 41 39 Ten 6 3 Ten 45 40