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push-up

[′pu̇sh‚əp]
(engineering)
Concave bottom contour of a plastic container; allows an even bearing surface on the outer edge and prevents the container from rocking.
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In support of this message, and alongside the brigade's Mind Blue Light Programme which also tackles the stigma of mental health, firefighters will be taking part in the push-ups.
While I will not be collecting the funds myself, I do encourage people on the day to take a tally of how many push-ups performed in that minute and donate that amount to the Tom Coughlin Jay Fund website just like everyone-else will be doing around the world.
Since July, barbers Steve Landry, Scott Cordeiro, Ron Savoy and Tina Gemborys have done more than 30,000 push-ups in a fundraiser for playground renovations in Gardner.
The thing about push-ups is that on the one hand it is training for sport activities but at the same time it is also punishment in armies and prisons.
Still, the analysis raises the possibility of personal signatures in push-up styles.
The next morning (and 180 push-ups later), we hit the long road to Denver with penalty calisthenics at every piss stop and confused bystanders aplenty.
The 26-year-old insurance surveyor was one of 14 athletic buffs participating in the Kinetix Health Club challenge which featured competitors completing as many gruelling floor exercises as possible, including push-ups, planks and crunches, for cash prizes at the Elite Seef Residence & Hotel.
Abu Dhabi: An Abu Dhabi resident has just set a new Guinness World Record for the most knuckle push-ups completed in one hour and in 24 hours at Al Wahda Mall yesterday (Saturday).
Two senators have called on Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Director General Ronald 'Bato' dela Rosa to impose appropriate actions against erring cops instead of just reprimanding and asking them to do push-ups.
TWO war heroes have launched a bid to get more than 1286 people doing push-ups to raise awareness of military suicides.
Regular push-ups are fantastic for training the upper arms and chest and also have knock-on benefits for many other muscle groups.