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Hamstring Weight Exercises Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Hamstring Weight Exercises.

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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

6 Stretches for Runners After Crossing the Finish Line

Stretching is an important component of any fitness routine. Although it can be tempting to finish a run, skip the stretches and go straight to the post-run burger, you know better. Stretching has many benefits, including increased range of motion an...  Read more

Exercises to Improve Your Posture

If the eyes are the windows to the soul, then posture is a lens to our health. Sit and stand with proper posture and you will physically look 10 years younger—and 10 pounds lighter. Psychologically, good posture conveys confidence, poise and le...  Read more

Ouch! Avoiding the Aches and Pains

Exercise beginners usually try to make up for lost time by going all out their first week. The result? Injury or intense soreness. Pain does not necessarily mean gain. Many injuries occur at joints, where bones meet and provide motion. An enormo...  Read more

Here's to a new beginning for me. My start weight
Updated 9/23/2016 10:41:34 PM

Here's to a new beginning for me. My start weight is 290lbs :-(...  Read more

Weight keeping steady.
Updated 9/22/2016 3:29:55 PM

Weight keeping steady....  Read more

I have reached a plateau in my weight I haven't be
Updated 9/22/2016 3:01:00 PM

I have reached a plateau in my weight I haven't been able to lose a pound in 3 weeks I'm getting discouraged. I'm beginning to eat more and go to the gym less does any one have ideas to help me...  Read more

What motivated you to exercise today? I jumped on
Updated 9/22/2016 3:00:32 PM

What motivated you to exercise today? I jumped on the scale this morning and i am one pound away from 40 pounds lost and that powered me through a 30 minute cardio routine. Enjoy the day!...  Read more

Day 3. Logging my food and exercising. I do 3 -
Updated 9/22/2016 2:14:14 PM

Day 3. Logging my food and exercising. I do 3 - 10 min. Walks on the treadmill. Starting at 2 miles per hour. Doing daily stretching too. I like that best of all. I find it very relaxing. Cheers....  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

Getting the Best Burn

Here are a few of the basics of how to develop a strength routine, it's time to create a simple full-body program, targeting the following major muscle groups:quads (push) and hamstrings/glutes (pull)chest/shoulders/triceps (push) and back/biceps (p...  Read more

TOPS Friends

Friends from a TOPS weight loss support group. Welcome all TOPS and KOPS!...  Read more

12 Hamstring Stretches for Greater Flexibility

Tight hamstrings are a common complaint not only amongst runners, cyclists and rowers, but for those who tend to sit most of the day, whether at a desk at work or school, spend a lot of time on the couch watching TV, sitting at the computer, even for...  Read more

10 Full Body Strength Training Exercises for the Beginner

Fitness experts recommend a triad of exercises we should incorporate into our lifestyle in order to achieve optimum fitness. These exercises include cardio-respiratory activities, flexibility exercises and resistance training. Cardio-respiratory a...  Read more