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Lying Single Leg Hug Exercise

Lying Single Leg Hug

Starting Position Lie on your back with your legs extended and your back straight. Keep your hips level and your lower back down on the floor.

Action Bend your left knee and hug the knee towards your chest, placing hands on the back of your thigh.

Breathe deeply and hold for 20-30 seconds. Repeat on opposite side.

Special Instructions Only stretch to the point of ''mild discomfort,'' not to the point of pain

Muscles Stretched: Hips, lower back

Exercise Categories: Beginner Yoga/Stretching