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post #11 of 11 Old 05-23-2013, 03:32 PM
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Umm... anything? Take some soup cans and hold them down by your sides then lift them straight out like airplane wings and hold for 30 second, a minute, 2 minutes, etc. as you get stronger. Then hold them out infront of you like you are doing the mummy walk for 30 seconds, 1 minute, 2 minutes, etc...
My cousin wrote me and said he started an exercise program like that. He started with a 5 lb sack of potatoes, and had worked his way up to a 50 lb sack of potatoes. "Now comes the tough part", he wrote. "Now I have to put a potato IN the sack..."

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