Looking for fitness/workout resources EN->DE
Thread poster: Nico Wagner

Nico Wagner  Identity Verified
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Portuguese to German
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Jul 2, 2012

Hi fellow translators,

I am, not for the first time, stuck on a translation with tons of fitness exercise names that have a very specific meaning, and I haven't found any reliable resource for these terms yet.


Split stance with bilateral push
Mid rotations
Reverse bridge hip raise
Static squat

I am finding it extremely difficult to get a reliable translation for this type of term, and think that other translators might benefit of this as well.

Thank you all in advance,

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Johanna Timm, PhD  Identity Verified
Local time: 22:24
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English to German
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Found this forum.... Jul 3, 2012

...scroll all the way down, there is some useful terminology at the very end!


Hope this helps!


P.S. just found this site that offers a description of the exercise in German, plus the corresponding English term:

[Edited at 2012-07-03 00:58 GMT]

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Robert Tucker
United Kingdom
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German to English
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Other forum/lexicons Jul 3, 2012

A few German/English translations on this forum:


A lexicon of fitness-related terms here (all German):


and a good list of German fitness training terms here with pictures and links to explanations (but again no English translations):


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Nico Wagner  Identity Verified
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Thanks Jul 3, 2012

Thanks a lot to both of you!

By cross-referencing all these sources I should be able to find what I need. They also helped me to the insight that when in doubt using the English or a slightly Denglish term will likely be understood...

Thanks again,

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