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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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While packing the van, the cops showed up but were so bewildered by a group of young men doing push-ups in a parking lot that they didn't hassle us.
Carlton Williams, from Barry, broke the world record for the most push-ups completed in an hour
Aside from being part of a charity initiative, the TFW venues also aim to set a new Guinness Book of Records achievement for the most people doing push-ups in the same minute around the world.
I do it three times a week - 10, then eight, then five, then eight again repetitions of push-ups, abdominal crunches and pull-ups.
Captain Arbab registered his name in the world record of most push-ups in 24 hours after breaking the record of an American who created this record with 46,001 push-ups.
Going into the challenge, Clarke, a former military fitness instructor, had to beat the minimum requirement of 7,000 push-ups in 24 hours set by a Guinness World Record for this title.
Clarke, a former military fitness instructor and known as the fittest woman in Abu Dhabi, will be challenged to beat the minimum requirement of 7,000 push-ups set by Guinness World Records for this title, which sets the bar quite high for the super mother of three who lives with her husband here.
Predominately performed outdoors, though some classes are taken inside, the class takes inspiration from military boot camp and includes a lot of short sprints, push-ups and plyometric exercises to help build fitness and increase strength.
Houghton was not only made to do push-ups, but she also ran and was seen sporting some boxing gloves for some pad-training.
Through the app users can record themselves doing as many consecutive push-ups as they can and keep track of their progress.
The Minnesota power forward is sticking by his story that the injury occurred while doing knuckle push-ups.