MW Pre Twist Lunge 1

Exercise / Hip rotation

MW Pre Twist Lunge 1

MW Pre Twist Lunge 1 is the first step of MW Twist Lunge progression exercise. The aim is to test lower body stability and take confidence with the foot-hip rotation movement. The circular movement of the arms help you to improve lower body stability and generale coordination during rotational movement.

CAUTION: If you’re unsure of your health status, have multiple health problems, previous injuries or are pregnant, speak with your doctor before starting a new exercise program.

Exercise Tips

  • Start position: Keep arms opened and fully extended with depressed shoulders (scapular activation);
  • Movement: focus first on foot + hips rotation; The arms follow the rotational movement of the hips;
  • End position: touch the ground with the knee; keep the anterior arm fully extended;
  • Movement back to start position: from the half-kneeling position, push to the ground with the foot of the anterior leg;
  • Keep closed eyes if you want to improve the proprioception of the movement;



  • MW Split Squat;


  • Keep hands close to the chest during rotation then fully extend both arms at the end position (half kneeling)