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Stability Ball CrunchIn 2001 the American Council on Exercise commissioned researchers at San Diego State University to study the effectiveness of different abdominal exercises. Study results rank stability ball crunches as one of the top 10 exercises for strengthening your rectus abdominis, the muscle that runs down the front of your stomach, and your obliques, the muscles on the sides of your abs.

Sit on a stability ball. On the correctly sized ball, your legs form a 90degree angle. If your hips sit higher than your knees, use a smaller ball. If your hips sit below your knees, use a bigger ball. Walk your feet out in front of your, lowering your back and shoulders onto the ball as you do this. Stop when your hips are in front of the ball and only your shoulders and back remain on it. Tighten your abdominal muscles and place your hands behind your head. Gaze forward and use your stomach muscles to lift your upper torso six inches off of the ball. Lower and repeat until you complete 15 repetitions.

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