As seen in the video below, bracing is a technique for stabilizing the spine. Basically in bracing we tighten all the muscles surrounding the abdomen. As we contract the abdominal muscles the erector spinae muscles immediately go into joint action and support the back from the rear. In essence, we create a natural girdle that […]
Kneeling Squat, Hip Hinge and More
Preview new videos from Muscle&Motion: – Abdominal bracing – Kneeling squat – Hip hinge – Burpee – Tight hip flexors and lordosis. With the help of this video, you will learn about proper hip hinge technique and which target muscles are used in the process. You will also learn why a trainee often experiences difficulty […]
Core Muscle Analysis
Abdominal muscle & pelvic floor muscle analysis. Learn about the causes of weak abdominal muscles.
10 Workout Mistakes You Must Avoid!
The top 10 workout mistakes that everybody makes and how to avoid doing them. Including: – Resistance Band Hip Extensions – Cable Shoulder External Rotation – Toe Touches (stretching) – Barbell Lunge – Machine Tricep Extensions – Machine Lying Leg Curls – Cable bent-over Tricep Extensions – Dumbbell Side Lateral Raise – Knee Valgus Causes […]
Pectoralis Major: Muscle Motion, Anatomy & Kinesiology
Everything anatomy, muscle motion & kinesiology about the pectoralis major. Learning about how your muscles are working in an exercise really helps you to focus on what muscles to squeeze and contract during a specific exercises. A mind-muscle connection is one of the most vital keys to building muscle and without it, you are sacrificing […]
Sit-Ups Analysis Video
This exercise can be divided into two movement parts. In the first part we see flexion of the spine. In the second part, movement shifts from the spine to flexion of the trunk through the hip joint. As you remember, the hip flexors are attached to the femur and pull the thigh up through the […]