Cross-legged oblique crunches are sure to power up your abdominal workout. Make sure you use proper form for this core exercise to avoid injury.
Assume start position as shown by laying on back and crossing your right ankle over your left knee.
Support head with hands, and contract your abs as you lift your head and shoulders off the floor.
Bring your left elbow towards your right knee.
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Lottie Olson is a nationally certified personal trainer with 10 years of experience in fitness and personal training. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin in Oshkosh with a B.S. in Exercise Science and Fitness Management.