Russian Kettlebell Swings

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  • Start with the kettlebell on the ground, centered between your feet.
  • With both hands, deadlift the kettlebell up to a full standing position
  • Assume a deadlift stance with your weight in your heels, butt back and chest open.
  • Swing the kettlebell back between your legs slightly.
  • Begin to bring swing the kettlebell forward, and explosively extend your knees and hips, simultaneously.
  • Let the momentum from your hips swing the kettlebell to approximately eye level.
  • Your arms should be relaxed throughout the movement while gripping the kettlebell.
  • Let gravity pull the kettlebell back down to swing back between your legs and repeat.

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