Exercise Demonstrations

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Dumbbell Shrugs

Starting Position
Begin by standing with your feet shoulder width apart and your knees slightly bent. Hold the dumbbells to your side with your palms facing inward.

EXHALE: Slowly lift your shoulders straight up, keeping your arms straight. Hold for 1-2 seconds.

INHALE: Slowly lower down to starting position. Try doing 2 sets of 10-12 repetitions.

Special Instructions
Do not roll your shoulders.

Muscles Worked: Upper back, Shoulders, Neck

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