Posts Tagged "dancers stretch"

Is your sartorius ready to go?

Posted by on Jan 29, 2020 in Exercises, Stretches

Is your sartorius ready to go?

While the glutes and hamstrings often get a lot of attention in athletics, other muscles require just as much care to keep us at our best — whether running, jumping, dancing, or swimming. This week, we’re taking a look at one of those very muscles: a hip flexor called the sartorius, which spans all the way from the hip to the knee.     In our Quick Tip this week, Derek and Jenny will demonstrate how to effectively stretch this important muscle. The Sartorius Stretch is an active one, and great for runners, swimmers, tennis players, and anyone doing a lot...

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Quick Tip: Looking to stretch your posterior shoulder?

Posted by on Feb 3, 2016 in Bodywork Techniques, Community Workshop, Exercises, Health and Wellness

Quick Tip: Looking to stretch your posterior shoulder?

In this week’s quick tip we will show you how to stretch the back of your shoulder while additionally increasing range of motion in your shoulder. Breathe into it and use it also as an opportunity to open up the back of your lungs and ribcage. It also, coincidentally, is great for anyone looking to improve his or her football throw just in time to play some catch before the Super Bowl! Don’t forget to plan how you want to spend your Valentine’s Day! If you are doing anything holiday related or not, Psoas is here to help you out. We are discounting all gift certificates $10...

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