Dorsiflexion from Half Kneeling with Dowel

This exercise will assist in improving ankle mobility.

This exercise will assist in improving ankle mobility.

Set-up: Begin in the narrow half kneeling position with a dowel in front of the 4th toe.

Action: While staying tall, take the knee outside of the dowel and drive it forward. The heel of the front foot should maintain contact with the floor. Find the end range of motion and cycle through a breath.

Return: Return to the start position and repeat. 

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