Bent-Over Lateral Raise

8. Bent-Over Lateral Raise

Bent-Over Lateral Raise
Equipment required
Main muscles
Deltoid muscles (mainly the posterior bundle)
Secondary muscles
Trapezius muscles

Starting position

Standing with knees slightly bent, bust bent forward, almost parallel to the ground, keeping your back straight and your head in line with your spine. Hold a dumbbell in each hand, palms facing each other.


Slowly lift and move the dumbbells away from each side of your body in an arc with your arms. Contract for a moment in the raised position before returning to the initial position.