Also Known As: Push Press
Main Muscle Worked: Shoulders
Other Muscles: Calves, Quadriceps, Triceps
Mechanics Type: Compound
One-Arm Kettlebell Push Press Images
One-Arm Kettlebell Push Press Guide
Main Muscle: Shoulders
- Hold a kettlebell by the handle. Clean the kettlebell to your shoulder by extending through the legs and hips as you pull the kettlebell towards your shoulder. Rotate your wrist as you do so, so that the palm faces forward. This will be your starting position.
- Dip your body by bending the knees, keeping your torso upright.
- Immediately reverse direction, driving through the heels, in essence jumping to create momentum. As you do so, press the kettlebell overhead to lockout by extending the arms, using your body’s momentum to move the weight. Lower the weight to perform the next repetition.