5. Straight Leg Raise #abs #bodyweight #workout http://greatist.com/move/best-exercises-lower-abs?utm_source=pinterest&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=onsiteshare Put some extra effort into the tough-to-target area with these highly effective moves.
Hanging straight leg raise. An isolation and pull exercise. Visit site to learn why this exercise does NOT target your abs. Target muscles: Iliopsoas (Hip Flexors). Synergistic muscles: Tensor Fasciae Latae, Sartorius, Pectineus, Rectus Femoris, Adductor Longus, and Adductor Brevis. Stabilizers (not highlighted): Rectus Abdominis, Obliques, and Quadriceps.