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sit-up

a physical exercise in which the body is brought into a sitting position from one lying on the back
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Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Feb 23 ( ANI ): Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Nitin Nandgokar made a cab driver do sit-ups outside Mumbai airport as the driver was neither carrying his badge nor wearing uniform.
The mahout, identified as Jhunna Shukla, came drunk, stood before the tusker and ordered it to do sit-ups immediately.
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On the third day of the event the sit-ups competition was contested by 325 athletes, belonging to Army teams of 14 countries.
Day One: 15 sit-ups, five crunches, five leg raises and 10-second plank (static push-up position with the body's weight borne on just the forearms, elbows and toes).
This saw him undertake five sprint sets of 100 sit-ups, each with decreasing amounts of weight on his chest, starting at 20kg - which he rates as his "most painful workout".
In that study, researchers measured the children's fitness based on measures of hand strength, leg strength, run times, sit-ups, and physical work capacity at 170 beats per minute (PWC170).
SIT-UPS Lie on the ground or on a yoga mat, keeping your knees bent and the feet on the mat.
Farah performed sit-ups after the finish in tribute to Bolt, who had staged a press-up routine after winning the 200m.
During the event, each half-hour session will involve 18 minutes of hammering at punch bags, followed by a barrage of sit-ups, leg raises, step-ups, squats and push-outs with a 4kg medicine ball.
To perform sit-ups, lie on your back on the floor and bend your knees at a 90-degree angle.
They finally took to slapping the men, and even made them do sit-ups.