• hip thrusts

    Single-Leg S. Ball Hip Thrusts

    Why you must add this exercise to your glute routine: Unlike bilateral hip thrusts (w/ both legs on the floor), single-leg hip thrusts enable 100% focus on each glute through working them separately. Unilateral (single leg, single arm) movements force all muscles in the targeted area to be activated to keep the body from falling over. Bilateral movements, on the other hand, require less balance, thus less muscle activation, equaling limited muscle development. Lastly, the above movement is a 3-in-one exercise. Contrary to bilateral hip thrusts, the balance element of single-leg stability ball hip thrusts puts additional stress on the glutes, thighs, and abs. Equipment needed: SylviaAs an athlete for…

  • Bodybuilding,  Exercises

    Glute Workout Routine

    I don’t believe in doing indirect exercises in hopes of a direct result. A lot of people preach that all you need to do for a nice butt is deep squats. That’s not entirely true. Some people are genetically un-gifted when it comes to their glutes. I’m one of those people. Squats were not enough and leg kickbacks were not enough. However, a combination of exercises has helped me greatly. Now, I finally have glutes┬áto be proud of. Below are three basic glute routines that will directly target the glutes. Routine 1 – Softcore: Walking lunges (Find an area where you can do wall to wall, about 15-20 feet down):…