How do I perform a standing chest stretch?

Stand against an object like a wall or large machine with your forearm placed vertically against the object with your elbow and shoulder bent at 90 degrees. Place your feet in a stagger stance with your back leg being on the same side as your chest that’s being stretched. Slowly begin to shift your weight forward until you start to feel a stretch in your chest area, hold this position for 30 seconds, then repeat on the other side.

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