617-268-6232

How do I keep my feet straight during the deep squat stretch?

How to get your feet straight during the deep squat stretch?

Christine M asked how she could get her feet to stay flat during the deep squat like she see’s her teammates doing.

Here’s my answer:

It’s most likely because one or a combination of the following are tight:  your butt, your hip flexors or your calves.

Perform the following 5minute stretch routine on a daily basis:

1.  Roll the bottom of your foot with a lax or tennis ball x30sec

2.  Straight leg calf stretch x 30sec

3.  Bent knee calf stretch x 30sec

4.  1/2 kneeling rectus stretch x 30sec

5.  Prone glute push x 30sec

About the Author
is the owner and founder of Athletes by Alves a performance training company and co-owner of Change Your Body Boot Camps a full service lifestyle transformation program. He is a Licensed and Certified Athletic Trainer with the Prestigious National Athletic Trainers Association and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the World Renowned National Strength and Conditioning Association. As a coach and trainer he has helped thousands of people return to health, improve their shape and achieve personal bests through performance training.

Leave a Reply

*

captcha *