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Sissy Squat 101 Video Tutorial

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Sissy Squat
Sissy Squat

Exercise Synopsis

Target Muscle Group

Quads

Secondary Targets

Execution

Isolation

Force Type

Push (Bilateral)

Required Equipment

Barbell

Fitness Level

Intermediate

Timer

Hour

Minute

Second

Stopwatch

00:00:00:00

Overview

The sissy squat is a bodyweight squat variation that involves letting the knees travel far over the toes, placing an extreme stretch on the quads. This movement targets the quad muscles directly and can be performed in partial or full ranges of motion based on knee health and pain.

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Variations

Variations of fitness exercises refer to different ways of performing a specific exercise or movement to target various muscle groups, intensities, or goals. These variations aim to challenge the body differently, prevent plateaus, and cater to individuals with varying fitness levels.

EQUIPMENT

Barbell

EXECUTION

Compound

FITNESS LEVEL

Intermediate

Alternatives

Alternative exercises in fitness refer to different movements or activities that target similar muscle groups or serve the same training purpose as the primary exercise. These alternative exercises can be used as substitutes when the original exercise is unavailable or challenging to perform due to various reasons such as equipment limitations, injuries, or personal preferences.

EQUIPMENT

Dumbbell

EXECUTION

Compound

FITNESS LEVEL

Intermediate