60 minute beginner back workout with a resistance band

Here's everything you need to try our 60 minute beginner back workout with 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.

60 min read
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Created by
Sean Klein
Last updated
06/04/24
In This Workout
  • Circuit 1
  • Frog Pump
  • Side Plank Kneeling Leg Raise
  • Crab Extensions
  • Circuit 2
  • Opposite Shoulder Taps from Bear Crawl
  • Bear Crawl
  • Tall Plank Knee to Elbow
  • Circuit 3
  • Side Plank
  • Forward Hold

Circuit 1

Complete this round 3 times.

Frog Pump

Complete 25 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Frog Pump

Follow these cues to perform Frog Pump correctly:

  • Keep soles of the feet together, try different feet positioning to find where you can get maximal glute activation.

Side Plank Kneeling Leg Raise

Complete 6 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Side Plank Kneeling Leg Raise

Follow these cues to perform Side Plank Kneeling Leg Raise correctly:

  • Keep the hips as high as able
  • Slowly lift the leg to its end range and bring to the starting position.

Crab Extensions

Complete 6 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Crab Extensions

Follow these cues to perform Crab Extensions correctly:

  • Lightly lift your hips off the floor, only lift as far as your feel comfortable.

Circuit 2

Complete this round 3 times.

Opposite Shoulder Taps from Bear Crawl

Complete 4 repetitions

Coaching Tips For Opposite Shoulder Taps from Bear Crawl

Follow these cues to perform Opposite Shoulder Taps from Bear Crawl correctly:

  • Try and stay as stable as possible throughout with as little movement as possible.

Bear Crawl

Complete 10 meters

Coaching Tips For Bear Crawl

Follow these cues to perform Bear Crawl correctly:

  • Keep lower back as flat as able
  • Do not bring knees too close to elbows
  • Move the opposite arm and leg at the same time.

Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

Complete 12 repetitions

The tall knee to elbow exercise is a very effective anterior core exercise that can be used by people of all abilities.

Benefits of Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

The main benefit of the tall plank knee to elbow is it’s ability to develop strength in the anterior core musculature.

How To Do Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

  1. Start in a stable top of press up hold position.
  2. Lift one leg and bring it to the elbow (or as close as your mobility allows).
  3. Return slowly with control to the start position.

Coaching Tips For Tall Plank Knee to Elbow

Follow these cues to perform Tall Plank Knee to Elbow correctly:

  • Bring the knee out and round to touch the elbow
  • Keep the elbows locked throughout
  • Move slowly with control.

Circuit 3

Complete this round 3 times.

Side Plank

Complete 20 seconds

Coaching Tips For Side Plank

Follow these cues to perform Side Plank correctly:

  • Keep the hips in line with the shoulders
  • Tilt your pelvis so the lower back is slightly rounded and squeeze the abdominals.

Forward Hold

Complete 25 seconds

Coaching Tips For Forward Hold

Follow these cues to perform Forward Hold correctly:

  • Start in a top of press up hold and move shoulder forward
  • Point the toes to the floor.

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