Foam Roller

Foam Roller: Middle & Upper Back

March 1, 2010
Inspired RD Exercise Library: Foam Roller - Middle & Upper Back

Lie faceup with foam roller under your upper back and feet flat on the floor. Roll from the top of your back to the middle of your back in small movements with your hips elevated off the floor. If you find a spot that is particularly painful, hold for 30 seconds before moving on. Be sure […]

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Foam Roller: Piriformis

March 1, 2010
Inspired RD Exercise Library: Foam Roller - Piriformis

Sit on foam roller with it positioned under your right glute. Cross your right leg over your left and lean into the muscle. Roll back and forth in small movements while shifting your body slightly to roll all of the muscle. If you find a spot that is particularly painful, hold for 30 seconds before […]

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Foam Roller: IT Band

March 1, 2010
Inspired RD Exercise Library: Foam Roller - IT Band

Lie on your right side and place your right hip onto the foam roller. Place your hands on the floor for support. Cross your left leg over your right with foot flat on the floor. Roll from your hip towards your knee in small movements. If you come across a spot that is particularly painful, […]

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Foam Roller: Calves

March 1, 2010
Inspired RD Exercise Library: Foam Roller - Calves

Sit on the floor with your legs stretched in front of you.  Place the foam roller under your right calf.  Cross your left leg over your right ankle.  Use your hands behind you for support and raise your body off the ground.  Roll forward and back on your calf muscle.  Repeat on opposite leg.  

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