Watch the video below to see a demonstration of proper form and technique for the cable front raise exercise. You can also check out some more shoulder exercise videos or find exercises for other muscle groups.
Instructions for Cable Front Raise
To perform a set of cable front raise:
Stand in front of the pulley, facing away (cable goes from back to
front), holding a D-handle in a pronated grip at your side. You should be standing tall with your trunk in
a neutral position.
Concentric (Upward) Motion
Keeping your arm straight, raise the handle in front of
you until your hand is at the height of your shoulder. Be aware of not leaning back and losing the
alignment of your body during the movment.
Pause at the top position for a 1 sec count while maintaining whole body
Eccentric (Lowering) Motion
Slowly lower the weight back down, under control, until
the dumbbells are against your thighs. Remember to breathe normally throughout the entire
Repeat steps 1 through 4 until you have completed the desired number
of cable front raise repetitions before resting.
This completes one set of cable front raise.