Do You Take Your Warm-Up Seriously? - Part 2

In Part 1 I spoke about the importance of beginning each workout with a properly designed warm-up routine, in Part 2 I'm going to share with you 3 warm-ups you can begin to include in your training program to improve your own performance.

There's one warm-up each for upper body workouts, lower body workouts and full body workouts.

Upper Body

Step 1: Self Myofascial Release (SMR)

1. Thoracic Spine (30sec)

2. Pecs (30sec)

3. Lats (30sec)

Step 2: Mobility

1. Quadruped Extension/Rotations (x8/side)

2. Bench T-Spine Extensions (x10)

3. Scap Push Ups (x10)

Step 3: Activation

1. Dynamic Backburns (x10)

2. Scapular Floor Slides (x10)

3. Yoga Push Ups (x8)

Ready to Dominate!

Lower Body

Step 1: Self Myofascial Release (SMR)

1. Thoracic Spine (30sec)

2. Glutes (30sec)

3. Adductors (30sec)

4. ITB/Lateral Thigh (30sec)

5. Hamstrings (30sec)

6. Quadriceps (30sec)

Step 2: Mobility

1. Rocking Ankle Mobs (x8/side)

2. Rear Foot Elevated Hip Flexor Stretch (x20s/side)

3. Split Stance Kneeling Adductor Mob (x8/side)

4. Spiderman’s w/ Overhead Reach (x8/side)

Step 3: Activation

1. Glute Bridge (x15)

2. Side Lying Hip Abduction (x10/side)

3. Forward Lunge (x8)

4. Cossack Squats (x8)

5. Squat to Stand (x10)

Ready to Dominate!

Full Body

Step 1: Self Myofascial Release (SMR)

1. Thoracic Spine (30sec)

2. Pecs (30sec)

3. Lats (30sec)

4. Glutes (30sec)

5. Adductors (30sec)

6. ITB/Lateral Thigh (30sec)

7. Hamstrings (30sec)

8. Quadriceps (30sec)

Step 2: Mobility

1. Side Lying Windmills (x8/side)

2. Kneeling Rock-Backs (x10)

3. Rocking Ankle Mobs (x8/side)

4. Spiderman’s w/ Hip Lift & Overhead Rotation (x8/side)

Step 3: Activation

1. Prone Y, W, T (x20sec each position)

2. Single Leg Glute Bridge (x10e)

3. Bowler Squats (x10e)

4. Forward Lunge (x8)

5. Cossack Squats (x8)

6. Squat to Stand (x10)

Ready to Dominate!

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