Assisted Hamstrings Stretch

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  • Lie comfortably on your back
  • Square out hips and check for even pressure on both buttocks
  • Draw leg to be stretched towards your chest
  • Place towel or belt across the forefoot
  • Slowly straighten your knee until you feel the stretch extending down the back of your leg
  • Relax neck, shoulders and arms (holding the strap should not make you tense)
  • For maximum stretch, work on getting the knee entirely straight
  • To increase the stretch further, draw the leg closer towards your chest using the strap

Warm Up: 20 seconds

Main Stretch: 30 to 40 seconds

Repetitions: 2x daily

 

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