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Gluteal and Outer Thigh Stretch Exercise

Gluteal and Outer Thigh Stretch

Starting Position This stretch is performed in a sitting position with your legs out in front of you.

Action Bend one leg so that your foot is perpendicular to your quad. Use your elbow for leverage to stretch looking away from the upright knee. Perform this exercise slowly alternating legs. Repeat twice for each leg.

Special Instructions Do not lean too far back, your torso should be near (but not quite) in a perpendicular position to the floor.

Exercise Categories: Beginner Bodyweight Yoga/Stretching