Back Exercise Database -> Cable Seated Row


Cable Seated Row

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Cable Seated Row

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Exercise Details

Main Muscle Group : Back

Detailed Muscle Group : Traps

Other Muscle Groups : Biceps , Shoulders

Type : Strength

Mechanics : Isolation

Equipment : Machine - Strength

Difficulty : Beginner

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How To Perform Exercise

Targeting the large muscles in your back, the cable seated rows are an effective and beneficial back exercise.

Steps :

1.) Start off sitting at a low pulley machine with your feet rested against the footrests or floor in front of you and keeping your feet slightly bent.

2.) Keeping your abs tight and your back straight, sit in an upright position.

3.) Slightly lean forward and grab onto the pulleys

4.) Once you have a grip on the pulleys, keep your elbows at your chest and slowly bring them back.

5.) Pause at the top of the exercise and squeeze your back muscles.

6.) Hold for a count then return back to the starting position.

Tips :

1.) It is important to keep your back upright throughout the entire exercise.