How to do a Door Frame Stretch! Great for leg and back flexibility! Slide your leg up the door frame, I would suggest using a sock or cloth to help your leg slide! Your bottom foot can be right next to the frame or farther out depending in your flexibility, farther out is harder and works hyper extensions! Once your up and comfy don't be afraid to push with your arms and play with arm placement! I would be sure to do an ab workout after to help back soreness! (This is me) -brennadearly
For opening up your hips. | Sitting at work, sitting in the car, sitting on the couch. We sit a lot. And tight hips are the scourge of sitters. Learn these basic (but brilliant) poses from PopSugar to open your hips and stretch you out.
Why this article is different... foam roller (love this for massage AND oversplit), the scissors stretch...I have never seen before, the active leg stretch I thought about myself when seeing a tutorial on doing aerial cartwheels.
Yoga for the Splits Print this out and practice these poses everyday to gain flexibility for the splits. Start by holding each pose for 30 seconds on each side. Work your way up to 1-3 minutes as your muscles start to open up. When you’re ready to try the splits use a block or pillow under your front leg for support until you feel ready to go without.
Some exercises have stood the test of time and will probably always be recommended. Exercises like drop sets, work-stretch sets, and the ever-praised squat have proven their success over and over and are a part of every gym. Today we’ll present 23 illustrations of leg stretching exercises, showing you exactly which muscle you are exercising. …