If you’re looking for an exercise that targets your abs, the V-up is a fantastic option. This exercise not only strengthens your abs but also your hip flexors and lower back. In this article, we’ll dive into the V-up exercise, including its benefits, how to perform it correctly, and modifications to make it easier or harder.
The reverse crunch is an intermediate level variation of the popular abdominal crunch exercise. Your upper body remains on the mat as you contract your abs to draw your legs towards your chest. It exercises the full length of the rectus abdominis muscle (the six-pack muscle), getting to the deep lower abs.