Strength

Cable Curl

Cable Curl is a strength-training exercise targeting your biceps for improved size and power. By pulling a cable towards your body using arm movement, it boosts upper body strength and muscle definition.
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Cable Curl instructions
Step-by-step instructions
1
Stand in front of a machine with a low cable attachment, holding the cable handle with both hands, palms facing up.
2
Keep your feet shoulder-width apart and a slight bend in your knees for stability.
3
Pull the cable towards your chest, keeping your upper arms stationary and only moving your forearms.
4
Slowly return your hands to the starting position while maintaining control over the weight.
5
Repeat for the desired number of repetitions.
Stand in front of a machine with a low cable attachment, holding the cable handle with both hands, palms facing up.
Keep your feet shoulder-width apart and a slight bend in your knees for stability.
Pull the cable towards your chest, keeping your upper arms stationary and only moving your forearms.
Slowly return your hands to the starting position while maintaining control over the weight.
Repeat for the desired number of repetitions.
Equipment needed
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