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Improving Bridge at home…Without Bridges!

16 Apr

by Gina Paulhus, CPT. Owner, Home Bodies in-home fitness training

While working on holding a bridge over and over is one way to get better at it, many adult gymnasts find themselves stuck with their bridge progress – just not improving no matter how often they work bridges.

Others have pain in their back or shoulders when they try to work bridges, which makes it tough. However, there are other ways to get better at a bridge shape and unlock some of the skills that require that shape.

Check out this tutorial where I show you 8 stretches that you will be surprised to realize how much they help your bridge. Bonus – They can be done right at home!

Gymnastics Stretches for Those Of Us Losing Shoulder and Back Flexibility

22 Sep

I know that my back flexibility is nothing like it used to be but keeping my shoulders flexible has really helped keep my basic tumbling ability. I’m hoping these can improve both.    These come from Coach Howard at GymnasticsZone.com. Read the full list of article HERE

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