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Synonyms for chin-up

an arm exercise performed by pulling yourself up on a horizontal bar until your chin is level with the bar


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We ask our athletes to get at least 1-2 sets of 8-10 reps per set even if they have to climb the steps on our chin-up rack to the top position.
In the female squash at junior level both Komal Khan and Laiba Ijaz appeared in the Evolution Test that including Cones-drill for 10sec, chin-ups, push-ups, 100m, 400m and 800 race besides long jump, high jumps and javelin throw.
I don't want prodigies but I myself spent time running, jumping, doing chin-ups, and training with soldiers.
Some examples: weightlifting, squats, sit-ups, push-ups, chin-ups, bench presses, or exercises using resistance bands.
There will most likely be high-intensity interval training and circuits using big compound moves like push-ups, chin-ups, box jumps and weighted sled pushes.
It knows better what is good for your body than any doctor, training expert or "hater" on social media," says Houghton who became an instant hit after she posted videos of her lifting weights and chin-ups while she was heavily pregnant.
In first phase of general fitness test, candidates have to complete 800 meter running in three minutes, they have to clear cone drill of 44 metre in 10 seconds, 10 push-ups in 30 seconds, six feet standing long jump and six chin-ups.
Once Matec started packing on the pounds, Harvie put her on an exercise regimen that required her to do push-ups and chin-ups.
The course is designed to emulate conditions in combat zones and tests students' ability to navigate on land, day or night; negotiate a 26-barrier obstacle course; endure a 12-mile road march carrying a rifle, a 47-pound rucksack and other combat gear; run five miles in 40 minutes, and be able to do 49 push-ups in two minutes, 59 sit-ups in two minutes and six chin-ups.
It's a very thin triangular muscle that's not used strenuously in daily activities but is important in many exercises such as pull-ups, chin-ups and swimming.
Davies was also locked her in bedroom and forced to complete a set of chin-ups every morning before she was allowed out.
Chin-ups are great for working the biceps and "People might think that 'monkey bars' simply work out the shoulders, but in fact you can work numerous muscle groups.
Rhodri likes to mix his training up as much as possible, doing something different each day, but his regime features plenty of muscle-work, from bench press to chin-ups.