Knee Tuck Jump
Main muscle: Hamstrings
Other muscles: Glutes, Adductor, Abductor, Quads, Calves
Equipment: no equipment
Mechanics type: compound
Fitness level: beginner
- Begin in a comfortable standing position with your knees slightly bent. Hold your hands in front of you, palms down with your fingertips together at chest height. This will be your starting position.
- Rapidly dip down into a quarter squat and immediately explode upward. Drive the knees towards the chest, attempting to touch them to the palms of the hands.
- Jump as high as you can, raising your knees up, and then ensure a good land be re-extending your legs, absorbing impact through be allowing the knees to rebend.