45 minute advanced hamstring workout with dumbbells and a resistance band

Here's everything you need to try our 45 minute advanced hamstring workout with dumbbells and a resistance band. For each circuit, complete each exercise one after the other and repeat it for 3 rounds before continuing on to the next circuit.

45 min read
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Created by
Sean Klein
Last updated
01/04/24
In This Workout
  • Circuit 1
  • DB Straight Leg Deadlift
  • Circuit 2
  • DB B-Stance Straight Leg Deadlift
  • Offset DB Staggered Stance Straight Leg Deadlift
  • Circuit 3
  • DB Walking Deadlift
  • DB Cross Body Straight Leg Deadlift

Circuit 1

Complete this round 3 times.

DB Straight Leg Deadlift

Complete 12 repetitions

Coaching Tips For DB Straight Leg Deadlift

Follow these cues to perform DB Straight Leg Deadlift correctly:

  • Pinch the shoulder blades together
  • Slowly move the chest towards the floor
  • Keep the dumbbell close to the body and the hips high after the initial bend.

Circuit 2

Complete this round 3 times.

DB B-Stance Straight Leg Deadlift

Complete 9 repetitions

Coaching Tips For DB B-Stance Straight Leg Deadlift

Follow these cues to perform DB B-Stance Straight Leg Deadlift correctly:

  • Make sure you keep the supporting foot facing outward and on your tip toes
  • Only hinge to where your able to maintain an arch in the lower back.

Offset DB Staggered Stance Straight Leg Deadlift

Complete 10 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Offset DB Staggered Stance Straight Leg Deadlift

Follow these cues to perform Offset DB Staggered Stance Straight Leg Deadlift correctly:

  • Maintain an arch in the lower back throughout
  • Use the back leg in a kickstand as a guide, remain on your toes throughout
  • Do not let the single DB cause any rotation.

Circuit 3

Complete this round 3 times.

DB Walking Deadlift

Complete 8 repetitions

Coaching Tips For DB Walking Deadlift

Follow these cues to perform DB Walking Deadlift correctly:

  • Make sure as much weight is going through the front foot and the back foot has the toes pressed into the floor
  • Only hinge to where your able to maintain an arch in the lower back.

DB Cross Body Straight Leg Deadlift

Complete 11 repetitions

Coaching Tips For DB Cross Body Straight Leg Deadlift

Follow these cues to perform DB Cross Body Straight Leg Deadlift correctly:

  • Bend at the knees and the hips, bring the opposite hand to the opposite foot, bend at the spine and reach as far as able.

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