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FitPro Challenge 1: The Bulgarian Bag Spin Test

FitPro Challenge 1: The Bulgarian Bag Spin Test

A great test of strength and stamina that also acts as a terrific core workout. Using a Bulgarian bag, do 5 sets of: - 10x spins in each direction around your head - 10x full-extension push-ups on the bag Complete the 5 sets as fast as you can and see if you can beat Tommy Matthews' score of 2mins 53secs! Make sure you watch the video below to see the correct technique, especially if you're not used to working out with the Bulgarian bag, and be sure to warm up before taking on this tough...   more details

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    JasonAlexisMercado

    JasonAlexisMercado

    3 mins 35.0 secs

    This was my first challenge on Konkura. I've been working with the Bulgarian bag for about a wee...

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    Worthster

    Worthster

    6 mins 16.0 secs

    I used a 12kgs bag (actually just over 12kgs!) - the video is 9 minutes long, but I do 6 sets as ...

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    JasonAlexisMercado

    3 mins 35.0 secs

    This was my first challenge on Konkura. I've been working with the Bulgarian bag for about a week as of 8 Jan. 2012.


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Challenge for: all

Challenge goal: increase strength

Challenge targets: upper body

Level: suitable for all competitors

Age: any age

Here's what you need to do to take part:

A great test of strength and stamina that also acts as a terrific core workout.

Using a Bulgarian bag, do 5 sets of:
- 10x spins in each direction around your head
- 10x full-extension push-ups on the bag

Complete the 5 sets as fast as you can and see if you can beat Tommy Matthews' score of 2mins 53secs!

Make sure you watch the video below to see the correct technique, especially if you're not used to working out with the Bulgarian bag, and be sure to warm up before taking on this tough challenge.

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