Muscle groups

Latissimus, Forearm, Trapezius, Shoulders, Biceps, Back


Grasp an overhead bar using an overhand grip (palms down) at least one foot wider than your shoulders on each side. Keep your back straight and legs slightly bent at the bottom position. Pull your body upward in a vertical line, keeping your elbows back. Gently pull upwards to either your chin or neck area making sure the bar is directly in front of you. Hold yourself in upwards position for required seconds. Return to starting position.