Episode Eight - Push-up Variations I

As our aim is base strength it is also important to look at exercises that you can do if you do not have access to a gym. The push-up as you all know is a very simple exercise. You also use your own bodyweight as resistance, which makes it a very safe exercise. There are also a few variations of the push-up that can be performed using swiss ball. There are different benefits doing a push-up at different angles; but to gain full benefit of the exercise, the most important part is to ensure a good body position during the movement, control during the movement and full range of movement during the exercise.

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About Gillette Fitness Zone

Gillette Fitness Zone video series presented by Adrian Le Roux will explore fitness exercises to enhance the performance of the modern day cricket player. The 25-episode series will focus on the functional exercises that can be done anyplace anywhere; and then move on to functional and core stability exercises that involve lot of movement and power.

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