Posts tagged "warm up"
Leg Warm Up for Advanced Athletes

Leg Warm Up for Advanced Athletes

The leg warm up for advanced athletes consists of 5 dynamic stretching exercises to prepare neural pathways for explosive movements and decrease the risk for injury. The selected exercises for the leg warm up for advanced athletes emulate movement patterns during tennis and target the major muscle groups. Since the dynamic leg warm up consists...
Dynamic Leg Warm Up for Beginners

Dynamic Leg Warm Up for Beginners

The dynamic leg warm up for beginners consists of 5 dynamic stretching exercises to improve stability and prepare neural pathways for explosive movements. The selected exercises for the dynamic leg warm up for beginners emulate movement patterns during tennis and target the major muscle groups. Since the warm up consists of compound calisthenic exercise activating...
15 Perfect Warm Ups That Prepare You For Your Match

15 Perfect Warm Ups That Prepare You For Your Match

Yes, you heard it before, a warm up is important and you should do it but why? Does warming up decrease the risk of injury? What stretches should you do? And when should you stretch – before or after you play tennis? You see the pros do it but why should you when you only...
What are the Benefits of a Proper Warm Up Routine?

What are the Benefits of a Proper Warm Up Routine?

A warm up routine is essential for tennis players for various reasons, reducing the risk for injury is just one. What are the others? Find out more or watch the video! Many recreational players don’t warm up at all or perform warm up exercises that are inappropriate (e.g. static stretching before competition), which generally results...
Dynamic Cross Over Lunge Stretch with Heel Reach

Dynamic Cross Over Lunge Stretch with Heel Reach

The Dynamic Cross Over Lunge Stretch with Heel Reach warms up the leg and trunk musculature that you use during stroke production in tennis. The dynamic cross over lunge stretch with heel reach optimizes the respective musculature for explosive muscle action such as seen when hitting groundstrokes. In addition this lunge stretch reduces the risk...
Dynamic Lunge and Ankle Reach Stretch

Dynamic Lunge and Ankle Reach Stretch

The Dynamic Lunge and Ankle Reach Stretch warms up the musculature used when hitting groundstrokes in closed stance. The dynamic lunge and ankle reach stretch is a total body stretching exercise that you should include into your pre-match warm up routine because it prepares various muscle groups simultaneously. Its purpose is to prepare the musculature...
Lunge & Overhead Reach Dynamic Stretch

Lunge & Overhead Reach Dynamic Stretch

The Lunge and Overhead Reach dynamic stretch warms up the musculature of the legs and trunk used during stroke production. The lunge and overhead reach prepares you for explosive movements on the tennis court, reduces the risk for injury and improves flexibility and dynamic stability by increasing muscle tissue temperature. Implement the lunge and overhead...
Lunge And Twist Core Stretch

Lunge And Twist Core Stretch

The Lunge and Twist Core Stretch warms up the musculature of the legs and core used during stroke production. The lunge and twist core stretch is a total body dynamic stretch that reduces the risk for injury by increasing muscle tissue temperature and improves flexibility and stability. If you want the full benefits associated with...
Dynamic Lateral Lunge Stretch w. Trunk Rotation

Dynamic Lateral Lunge Stretch w. Trunk Rotation

The Lateral Lunge Stretch with Trunk Rotation is a multiplanar dynamic stretching exercise for the legs and obliques that is ideal for tennis players The lateral lunge stretch with trunk rotation reduce the risk of injury, optimizes power-production capabilities, improving flexibility and stability by increasing muscle tissue temperature. Find out more about the benefits of...