How to Workout at Work: Upper Back Extension

How to Workout at Work: Upper Back Extension imageWe don’t all have the ability to exercise at our desks, but Pilates can be done ANY WHERE! Here’s a quick exercise to strengthen your upper back to help with your posture throughout the day.


Upper Back Extension
    1. Sit up tall, lengthen your lower back
    2. Engage your abs & lift your chest
    3. Press your hands on your desk
    4. Peel your shoulders open
    5. Squeeze your shoulder blades together and down
    6. Inhale, lift your chest
    7. Breathe & hold for 15 seconds

If you feel your mid to upper back engage, you’re doing it right!

Complete 3 reps of 15 seconds each, be grateful for Pilates AND proud of yourself for using your time wisely!


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