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Eccentric Hamstring Exercises Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Eccentric Hamstring Exercises.

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8 Ways to Speed Up Workout Recovery

When you're serious about your training and your fitness goals, you're no stranger to tough workouts. You know that you have to put in the hard work to get the results you want.  But whether you’re training for a specific even...  Read more

The Perks and Pitfalls of Isometrics

Do you sometimes find yourself skipping the strength training you know you should be doing, just because it’s hard to squeeze it into your hectic schedule? Sure, it’s possible to do a very effective strength training routine at home with...  Read more

5 Shortcuts to Sculpt Your Body Fast

I have a friend who can either build or fix just about anything—the guy is handy! I’m constantly amazed to see how he can take care of most any restoration or carpentry problem. Something that seems impossible is like putty in his hands,...  Read more

A Beginner's Guide to Yoga

Yoga, which comes from the Sanskrit yuj word meaning "union," originated in India more than 5,000 years ago. There are many forms of yoga, but in general, yoga focuses on breathing techniques (pranayama), postures (asanas), flexibility, and...  Read more

13 Yoga Poses for Runners

When I first started running, I felt sore and tight, despite stretching thoroughly afterwards. I started thinking that running wasn't meshing well with my yoga practice. Yoga helped me loosen my muscles, but running only seemed to tighten them. A...  Read more

Been eating like I hate myself and not exercising
Updated 7/23/2016 9:37:44 AM

Been eating like I hate myself and not exercising to emphasize it! The upside is I recognize that it's temporary and all within my capabilities to reverse. Needed to confess....  Read more

How do you add a custom exercise into the tracker
Updated 7/23/2016 8:11:59 PM

How do you add a custom exercise into the tracker on the Android app? I want to just put the name and calories burned (that I get from another device that won't sync to Spark). #techsupport...  Read more

Another good day. Adding some exercise to help the
Updated 7/23/2016 12:05:26 AM

Another good day. Adding some exercise to help the cause. Tracking my food forces me to think about what I'm eating. Knowing that last snack takes me beyond my allotted calories makes me stop and think about it. #thinkaboutthefood...  Read more

Thursday June 21st. was a HOT day so I decided to take a break from Exercise. Today I did 6,498 Step
Updated 7/22/2016 10:57:34 PM

Thursday June 21st. was a HOT day so I decided to take a break from Exercise. Today I did 6,498 Steps! #fun...  Read more

I'm having trouble staying motivated to exercise i
Updated 7/23/2016 2:18:01 PM

I'm having trouble staying motivated to exercise in the heat...not used to the Southern humidity either...(also doesn't help I've had a Migraine the last two days!) Any suggestions?...  Read more

Use your exercise ball to add additional hamstring stretch

I use my exercise ball to increase the intensity of hamstring stretches. First I get into a yoga position called "legs up the wall". (Back and head on floor, legs at 90 degrees up the wall.) Then I place the exercise ball between the wall and the b...  Read more

The Firm Slim Solutions Yoga Workout

I am NOT a yoga person, but needed something to help stretch me out as I have had trouble with back/hip/hamstring that kept me from being able to exercise at all. This DVD feels so good on those tight areas and many things are what my physical therap...  Read more

Moms And Dads At Home Getting Healthy Together

Hello moms and dads! Huddle the children, your furry friends and let's get out for some exercise and away from the temptations of that beast called the fridge! See you soon!...  Read more

Double Your Strength by Slowing Down at the Right Time

No, you don't need a trainer or a fancy fitness gizmo to double your strength training results. You can use whatever equipment you have right now (or none at all) and still get a benefit from this research-proven lifting technique. A recent article p...  Read more

Fitness Defined: Concentric and Eccentric Contractions (and Why It Matters)

Usually, the average exerciser doesn't think about physiology or kinesiology when he or she is exercising. Sure, you think about form, doing your exercises correctly, and achieving balanceóboth in terms of overall fitness (a balance of cardio, streng...  Read more