burpee

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burpee

(ˈbɜːpiː)
n
1. (Gymnastics) a squat thrust that starts and ends in a standing position
2. (Clothing & Fashion) US a piece of absorbent material placed on the shoulder while burping a baby
[C20: sense 1 from Burpee test, a measure of endurance and coordination devised by R.H. Burpee, US psychologist]
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Partner 2 will do ten burpees, and only then can the partners switch positions.
Cranberry sauce (100g) - 17 minutes of burpees or 42 minutes of squats
Dubai: Dubai Police have broken the Guinness World Record for most people performing burpees as part of the 30-day Dubai Fitness Challenge.
And it's not even because it's hard, I exercise regularly and 100 burpees (alright
The contest consisted of a four-minute circuit that involved burpees, one-arm thruster, TRX rows and sandbag throw.
I do certain exercises, like burpees, for just a minute, which doesn't sound like along time but it works.
The fundraising event involves participants taking part in either a 1,000m row, a 500m cycle or doing 50 burpees.
Inspired by his father-in-law's struggle against cancer, Michael Aliotti next month will attempt to beat the world record for burpees in an effort to raise money for cancer patients.
com)-- Participants in Burpees for a Cause will obtain pledges for the number of burpees they think they can do in either two minutes or five minutes.
A PAIR of fitness fanatics will attempt to do eight hours of burpees to raise money for a suicide prevention charity Pals Paul Dermody and Brian Keane aim to do up to 4,000 of the exercises each - consisting of a four-stepmovement of standing, squatting, a quick push-up and then a jump.
It's one of the most hated exercises ever -- but two fitness fanatic personal trainers are springing down to it and aiming to break a Guinness World Record for the most burpees performed in 24 hours.
A source told the publication that Victoria took one long class consisting of various body weight exercises like press-ups, squat thrusts and burpees, plus treadmill sprints and hellish abs moves.