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press-up

an exercise in which the body is alternately raised from and lowered to the floor by the arms only, the trunk being kept straight with the toes and hands resting on the floor
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The entire team then performed press-ups after winning that Test.
AN EX-ROYAL Navy man has taken the 22 press-up challenge to new heights by taking his work-out around Liverpool.
I don't look at myself as a fitness Getting into a fitness routine - whether it's doing press-ups, pilates or walking - will boost both your body and your mind and give you a better quality of life for longer
Fire up the core and upper body with TRX mountain climbers and press-ups.
A trolley used for press-ups should pull a crowd, as would bags of sugar carried aloft for shoulder presses.
The 36-year-old from Sheldon amazed onlookers at Staminas Gym in Erdington by smashing the record for press-ups on the back of the hand in an hour.
The Army was totally wrong," said Kevin, who completed 86 press-ups a minute and 68 sit-ups in a minute as part of his RAF fitness test.
ROBERTO MARTINEZ likes to punish players who deliver sloppy passes in training - by ordering them to do press-ups.
LaBeouf allegedly did press-ups at the police station as officers tried to calm him down.
Try assisted pull-ups and dips in the gym, along with weighted press-ups and weighted row exercises.
Beachfront bootcamp - Beachfront benches are brilliant as you can do step-ups, jump-ups, press-ups and tricep dips on them.