The Zig-Zag Shuffle Improves Agility, Speed, and Cardio
Warm-Up and Burn Calories With This Side-Stepping Drill
INSTRUCTIONS: The drill is performed to a quick tempo of three. Step into the first rung of the ladder with your right foot. Then place your left foot into the rung as your right foot steps outside the rung onto the floor. Reverse direction and repeat the movement leading with the left foot, and step inside the second rung. Quickly step outside the rung with the left foot and bring the right foot inside the rung. Perform desired repetitions.
TECHNIQUE: Side-step while keeping knees slightly flexed. Maintain neutral shoulders. Wear sneakers.
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