Wednesday, February 15, 2017

How to Warm Up Properly Before a Workout | Injury Prevention

An effective warm up can improve your performance in your workout or sporting activity as well as prevent injuries. However, some common methods of warming up (such as passive stretching and LISS cardio sessions) can actually increase risk of injury and reduce your strength and performance.

This video demonstrates how to perform a simple variation of a progressive dynamic warm up as well as core "activation" isometric exercises that you can perform before a workout (or other physical activity) as a safe and effective way to prepare your muscles, joints, and nervous system for training.

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