Lauren demonstrating the top of an American Kettlebell Swing, our swing of choice. It wins the battle thanks to doubling the range of motion, producing a higher power output (even with less load), and allowing for a greater rate of repetition which is directly related to intensity. A swing that covers half this distance is often referred to as a Russian KB Swing.
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20 reps Shoulder to overhead (155/105)
Partition as needed, any order.