Tag: Static stretching

#26 Why should I warm up and cool down when I exercise?

This might be obvious, then again, might not be. But did you know which stretches you should do before and after your exercise? 

Should I stretch?

To stretch or not to stretch? Some seem to swear by it, whilst there are fast runners a-plenty out there who deem stretching as overrated and do almost none at all.

How do you stretch and why: part 2

A lot of research has been done into stretching and its benefits. Much of this research is inconclusive as to whether stretching after exercise prevents DOMS (delayed onset muscle soreness). Static stretching before exercise has in fact been proved to impede performance.