Here is your full workout for today. This overview includes name, reps, and most important cues. IMPORTANT!! To see the video click the (“+”) symbol next to the exercise name, and it will expand.
Look after yourself and only do what feels safe enough.
Make sure to warm up well.
|Forehead to W||8x||Rotate your thumbs up during the W part. Make sure that your elbows are 90 degrees bent and in line with the shoulders. Do not lift the entire upper body. Only lift the elbows and hands.|
|Straight to W||8x||First reach out towards the front to elevate the scapula then lift the hands up towards the ceiling. On the way back stop with your elbows in line with the shoulders. Lift your elbows and hands up towards the ceiling here as well. Keep your chest on the floor at all times.|
|Back Extensions||8x||Start by internally rotating your arms so the back rounds and the pinky fingers touch the floor. Then externally rotate the arm, squeeze your shoulder blades together in the back, look up towards the ceiling and engage the whole back lifting the upper body of the floor. Open your legs sligthly for this exercise.|
|Arm Circles||10x each direction||Isolate the movement into the arms only. The rest of the body stays tight and immobile. Quick, small and dynamic circles to wake the shoulders up and get them ready.|
|Elbow Lifts||8x||Keep your forehead on the floor and interlock your fingers behind your head.|
|Tuck on Back||2x4||Push out tall, keep your lower back on the floor at all times! Look at your hands. Keep your knees together and the feet on the same distance to the floor throughout the whole movement!|
|Wrist Warm Up||As needed||Stretch your wrists on the floor in all possible directions.|
|Wall Walks||3x1||Hands shoulder wide apart. Shoulders by ears. Elbows locked. Look at your hands. Feet are the only thing touching the wall!|
|L Single Leg Isolations||3x1 each side||Hands, shoulders and hips in 1 vertical line. Shoulders by ears. Elbows locked! Look at hands.|
|Box Tuck Walk||2z2||Box high enough so lower back does not round. Better too high than too low!|
|Half Slide Away||3x3||Shoulders move forward while feet slide down the wall. Do not arch back. Do not pike at hips!|
|Half Middle Split||8x each side||Floor knee and floor foot on 1 straight line. When bending into the stretch push the bent knee back|
|Hip Opener||8x each side||Knee locked, foot pointed. Bring glutes and chest simoutaniously down towards the floor|
|Middle Split both Knees Bent||40sec||Knees 90degrees bent. Feet pointed. Back straight and parallel to the floor. Elevate elbows/tummy with pillow etc if necessary|
|Straight to Middle Split||8x||Knees locked. Lower back connected to floor at all times!|
You’ve reached the end of this workout. Go use your legs and get food, a drink or whatever else gives you joy!