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By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. We, in the fitness world, are often bombarded with all kinds of rules, theories and guidelines.
Flexibility is an integral part of all training. Metin Kucuk marked it as to-read Oct 27, Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Roman Minlibajev marked it as to-read Jan 10, fjtness Moreover, flexibility cannot be considered separate from other fitness factors such as strength and stamina.
Facts and Fallacies of Fitness
Research and experience have established beyond a shadow of doubt that flexibility is an essential component of all sporting fitness. Smoothpaws09 marked it as to-read Jun fitneas, Open Preview See a Problem? Jason marked it as to-read Nov 18, Zac Dewar marked it as to-read Jan 14, You are commenting using your Twitter account. Ravyn marked it as to-read Jan 16, To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Email required Address never made public.
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To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Jonard rated it it was amazing Dec 07, This book is not yet featured on Listopia. It is obviously more efficient to incorporate flexibility training into every exercise, not merely because of the saving in time, but also because flexibility is specific to the joint and type of movement for details, see Siff MC, Supertraining, For example, to improve flexibility of a particular joint, one could warmup first by performing the chosen exercise at low intensity and low speed for a high number of repetitions over a gently increasing range before gradually increasing the range of movement and the resistance.
The problem isn’t so much the list of do’s and don’ts demanding to be fervently followed, but that many of these proscriptions have become unbreakable laws of nature. To appreciate this fact, it is useful to return to one of the clinical definitions of flexibility, namely that flexibility refers to the range of movement of a specific joint or group of anatomical tissues.
Ben Eastaugh and Chris Sternal-Johnson. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Bryan Dyce marked it as to-read Nov 10, Chris Brown marked it as to-read May 06, Exercise proficiency and safety is determined by static and dynamic flexibility, but, more specifically the ability of the soft tissues associated with a joint to withstand deformation and protect the joint, to absorb shock loading, to store elastic energy for subsequent use in sift movements, and to exhibit static soff dynamic strength over an adequate range of movement.
No movement is possible without a certain degree of flexibility. One of the fundamental principles of physiotherapeutic PNF proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation is fiitness appropriate, effective physical conditioning depends on developing an optimal balance between mobility and stability.
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Home About Subscribe to feed. Unfortunately, most articles and books stress the safety of static stretching, thereby deterring instructors and coaches from using other more dynamic types of stretching.
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Stretching Facts and Fallacies of Fitness Part 1
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