Calf Strains – what happens, and how to recover?

Calf Strains – what happens, and how to recover?

The calf is made up of three muscles: Gastrocnemius  Soleus Plantaris  The gastrocnemius is the largest and most commonly strained muscle.  It crosses three joints, knee, ankle and metatarsals in the foot. The most common place for a strain is on the middle inside portion of the muscle.  Halfway up on the inside of the […]

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Why training gets results?

Why training gets results?

Your body changes to adapt to the stresses you do or don’t put it under.  The goal of training is to load the body in ways that cause it to adapt and develop positively towards your goals.  It is this concept that led me to the name Movement Perfected.    Training should evolve and adapt as […]

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Runners Stretching, why and how?

Runners Stretching, why and how?

4 Top Benefits of stretching  Reduces muscle tension and helps relaxation, through improved circulation and oxygen exchange.  It improves ease of movement, which in turn helps improve coordination through the range. Injury prevention, begin more supple, helps your body adapt to loads. It helps produce smooth muscle contraction. And because of the above, it helps […]

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