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Weekly Wednesday Workout: Side Sit Ups

by Nellie

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Weekly Wednesday Workout: Side Sit Ups

This week we are working on our obliques!

First, I love how chill she is about this exercise–who needs workout clothes to exercise anyway? Throw on a pair of your favorite jeans and you are good to go! I love all three versions of this exercise, the great thing about working the obliques is that you almost always feel it the next day! I would recommend the first version as that is the easiest and the one I do the most. The second and third version is definitely for the pros.

Have you ever tried side sit ups?

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23 comments

Kristina Walters April 16, 2014 - 5:17 am

Those are difficult! Great workout! Thanks!

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 9:57 pm

Glad you like em Kris!

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Allie April 16, 2014 - 6:28 am

I have never done these! Can’t wait to try…as soon as I find my jeans of course 🙂

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 9:56 pm

LOL she was just too fly in her jeans!!

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Janine Huldie April 16, 2014 - 7:15 am

Taking your advice and sticking to the first when I try these, because the other two probably would hurt me in some shape or form! 🙂

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 9:55 pm

yes the first would definitely work best for you!

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Kita April 16, 2014 - 8:56 am

Love that she is wearing jeans and just regular I can almost relate no pressure at all.

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 9:03 pm

none whatsoever! she is so chill! ha

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Tamara April 16, 2014 - 10:26 am

ha! I was thinking the same thing! I don’t even own workout gear. I’m the worst. She reminds me of me in that way. She’s adorable. And doing such difficult exercise in jeans!

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 9:01 pm

Right?! she made it look so effortless!

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Kim April 16, 2014 - 11:15 am

HaHa – love the jeans!!
I did a move very similar to this just this morning but I was lying on my BOSU!

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 9:00 pm

somehow the bosu seems so much tougher!!

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FitBritt April 16, 2014 - 3:59 pm

Oh yes. These are killer. I have also done these in a side plank version!

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 8:55 pm

ahh the side plank–I need to try that!

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Camesha April 16, 2014 - 4:22 pm

Let’s talk about the lady in the picture. I want her arms!!!!!!!!!!!

With those jeans on, she is doing the most! She was like, let me knock this video out before I go to the store. Love it!

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 8:24 pm

I know, when I saw that picture, I said she is gonna be my motivation!!

LOL I know right? I can’t function properly in my jeans shes like let me go teach a exercise video…lol!

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LaShawn April 16, 2014 - 7:45 pm

Ok, the first thing I noticed was that she has on jeans. LOL
I must try these. I’m working on my abs

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 8:23 pm

She was SO chill tho!!

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Leslie April 16, 2014 - 10:14 pm

I’ve only been working with a couple different oblique exercises, so adding these would be a great change-up.

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 8:15 pm

Awesome Leslie!

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Michelle April 16, 2014 - 10:31 pm

I NEED to do these! Starting tomorrow.

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Nellie April 20, 2014 - 8:13 pm

lol did you start?!

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Carla April 22, 2014 - 7:19 am

IM SOOO BEHIND.
Im doing this today 🙂

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