I am often asked how I am building my booty as a plus size woman on a journey to fit. Good Mornings really target the lower back, booty, and back of legs (hamstrings) My legs are apart so it makes room for my belly apron and I straighten my legs as much as I can without locking my knees. I also push my booty back and keep my weight in my heels (HINT: if you can wiggle your toes, you got it). Keep core engaged Need to see it in action on a plus size body, click the link to see the video!
For people carrying extra weight, certain exercises may be too painful or physically uncomfortable to perform. The good news is that there are ways for sedentary obese people to ease into a regular exercise routine so they may enjoy the benefits of fitness and improved health.
Learn how I modify squats as a plus size woman. When I started at over 350 lbs, I could not squat. I share tips and mindset on how to squat when my belly got in the way and how I built up my strength! Now I love working on my squat and legs!
Ease into fitness gradually with body-weight cardio and strength exercises that avoid putting undue stress on the joints. And always get clearance from your doctor before starting an exercise program, like the one we have listed here.