Tired of chronic tightness or a constant pain in the butt? Experience radiating pain from your butt to your lower thigh, or even the foot? If you have lower back, hip, buttock and/or sciatic pain issues this Saturday's mobility and corrective exercise session IS FOR YOU!
Everyone is welcome to join me for Mobility and Corrective Exercise class at CrossFit 5885 on Saturday, March 12, 2016 where we'll focus on addressing tissue restrictions, dysfunctions and alignment issues in the musculature surrounding the S-I (sacro-iliac) Joint.
We will be mobilizing restricted tissues and muscle/joint imbalances around the S-I joint including the:
- Gluteus maximus and minimus
- Biceps Femoris
- Quadratus Lumborum
- Erector Spinae
If time allows, I'll also introduce 5 easy to learn and do Corrective Exercises to stabilize and improve postural and dynamic muscle imbalances around the lumbo-pelvic girdle.
We'll be using:
- a double lacrosse ball taped together (like a peanut)
- single lacrosse ball and
- foam roller
If you own any of those pieces of equipment, please bring them along to class. I will have the set of 3 lacrosse balls available for purchase ($10 for all)
Become a Better Athlete: Learn How to Mobilize and Correct Imbalances in Your Body
Addressing your muscle and joint balance and function is important for all human beings, not just CrossFit or recreational athlete. Remember that the things you do the most (sitting, working at a computer with your head forward and using a mouse or texting) creates your day-to day posture and function. Repetitive stress of these daily postures DEMANDS that muscle and joint imbalances be corrected BEFORE you take that posture into repetitive strength building movements that require excellent body position and human kinematics.
Come and undo the damage from faulty form/bad technique and poor/incorrect posture and learn how to do some basic maintenance and repair work on your beautiful self. I hope you can make it!
This class is open to both CrossFit 5885 members and the public.
To attend, simply purchase a 10 class punch pass. Punch passes include CrossFit WODs, CrossFit Swimming, Yoga for Athletes AND the Mobility and Corrective Exercise class.
Questions? Please contact Deb.
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Author: Deb Preachuk is a Certified Foundation Training & STOTT Pilates Instructor, Corrective Exercise & Posture Alignment Specialist, and the founder/owner of Pain Free Posture MN.
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