Best way to do side laterals

The lateral head of the delts requires more stretch at the beginning to fully activate the fibers, in fact doing the beginning portion of the movement moving only about 1/3 of a full range movement works well starting with a stretch  is the best way to increase growth in this area.    Using a cable set up, stand between the two cable pulleys , use the right hand to pull from the left pulley and the left hand to pull from the right pulley.  Crisscross the cables.   and can pull in front or behind the body.  stepping forward a bit also helps put more tension on the area.  Experiment.

About Rick Lange

My goal is to give out training advice that has helped me tremendously. I am 54 yrs old and have been training almost all my life. Weight training...bodybuilding, and powerlifting have been my focus. I ventured into cycling, road and mountain biking and triathlon for a while. Lost lots of weight in order to make myself competitive. Then decided to come back to my roots....weight training. I have a very athletic background, having participated in football, baseball and track in my school days. I am very proud of my accomplishments racing motocross and jet skiis. Also ejoyed windsurfing , kayaying, water skiing and snow boarding/skiing as well. Rick Lange
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