Exercise & Drills to Get the Most out of Your Medicine Ball
If you’ve never used a medicine ball during your workout then you’re missing out! Dynamax balls have long been trusted to enhance your exercise and help you take it #ToTheMax. From Russian Twists to Chest Passes, we’ve selected the best of the best when it comes to getting the most out of our Dynamax Ball. We’ve selected our favourite exercises below to help you get through your workout and smash your fitness goals.
Bilateral Chest Pass
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO VIEW VIDEO The Coach begins by passing the ball into the athlete’s outstretched arms. The athlete brings the ball to their chest while taking a step and simultaneously leaning back, placing a stretch on the trunk. As the lead foot touches the ground the athlete begins the throwing action, driving off […]
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO VIEW VIDEO This exercise combines the sit-up throw with two alternating single leg strikes of the ball to the mid thigh, followed by a double leg strike. The coach initiates the movement by tossing the ball over the athlete’s head. The athlete extends fully to the ground, taps the ball overhead, […]
The exercises provided in our education section are simply the basics. Besides the obvious advantages from a physiologic, practical, and enjoyment standpoint, movement-based training is also adaptable.
Iso Chest Pass
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO VIEW VIDEO The coach stands with feet shoulder-width apart and the seated athlete externally rotates their outstretched legs to hook their feet behind the ankles of the coach. The athlete leans back, placing tension on the trunk. The coach passes the ball toward the chest of the athlete who receives it […]
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO WATCH VIDEO The athlete begins the exercise by stepping directly over the ball with it positioned between the ankles. The athlete squats down and places one hand on either side of the ball. In one powerful movement the athlete extends at the ankle, knee, and hip joints while simultaneously lifting ball […]
CLICK THE ABOVE IMAGE TO SEE VIDEO The athlete begins seated on the floor, legs extended, with the coach positioned at the feet of the athlete in a split stance. The coach initiates the movement by tossing the ball just above the head of the athlete. The athlete’s trunk loads eccentrically while lowering completely to […]
Wall Hammer Rotation
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO WATCH VIDEO Begin standing with feet shoulder width apart, approximately a body length away from a smooth reinforced wall. Initiate the movement by throwing the ball slightly higher than the horizontal plane against the wall. Catch the rebound with open hands and extended arms, then wrap the ball around your head […]
Wall Underhand Throw
CLICK ABOVE IMAGE TO WATCH VIDEO Begin this exercise facing a smooth reinforced wall with the Dynamax ball off of one hip. Initiate the movement by pushing the hips back while slightly flexing at the knees and ankles. In one powerful movement extend the ankles, knees, and hips while simultaneously performing a unilateral underhand throw […]
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Motivated you to get started? Check out our trusted balls below, guaranteed to help you smash your workout!
Standard Medicine Ball$80.00 – $175.00
The mighty med ball that changed the game
Individually made and checked for quality, since 1985 our powerful ball is made for high impact, high speed and high-intensity training. Whatever your fitness level or goals, from the CrossFit games to a home garage workout, the Standard Medicine Ball can help you through your workout.
Mini Medicine Ball$58.00 – $86.00
The Small Medicine Ball That Makes a Big Impact
The Mini Medicine Ball may be small, but it sure does pack a punch! Built with the same high-quality construction as the Standard Medicine Ball, the Dynamax Mini Medicine Ball is perfect for youth training, single-arm workouts and sport-specific programming. The Mini med ball is just 10” in diameter and is available in weights ranging from 2–14lbs. Buy a 2lb medicine ball or 5lb medicine ball to take your workouts #ToTheMax!
Atlas Medicine Ball$174.99 – $289.99
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