get rid of shin splints

previous topic · next topic
hark33

Joined: Apr 13
Posts: 8

      quote  
Posted: 16 Jun 2013, 07:36
Instructions:

1. Find some stairs. Actually, just one stair or a curb will do.2. Turn so you're facing down the stairs. Scoot forward until just your heels are on the stair, with the rest of your foot hanging off (you can hold a wall or railing for balance).3. With your legs straight, point your toes downward as far as you can, then lift them up as far as you can. Repeat.4. Use a timer. Do as many as you can in 30 seconds. Do them rapidly, but with full extension and flexion.5. After 30 seconds, bend your knees at a 45-degree angle (about half way). Without pausing to rest, do another 30 seconds of flexing in that position. That's one complete set. If it burns like hell, then you're doing it correctly.6. Rest for a minute or two, then do another set—30 seconds with the legs straight, immediately followed by 30 seconds with the knees bent. Rest for a another minute, and repeat the two-part set.7. Each day, do three of these two-part sets. The total daily routine includes 6 30-second sessions.

That's it. Toe raises. You think I'm crazy. That's fine. Try it. I've been spreading this wisdom for the past ten years like some kind of Johnny Shin Splint-seed and it has worked for literally everyone. I'm eager to hear the results from a larger sample size (that's you, dear readers).

Hark



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

A new way to lose weight.
Yea, it is really much
by Desperate02 on 24 May 16 09:37 PM
New to group - Question for phase II
randyhudson wrote: [quote=rabb... you think it works for you that's fine - it's not about denouncing anything but bringing wider understanding to what we do and there being no scientific evidence ...
by rabbitjb on 24 May 16 01:40 PM
Goals
excellent
by newshashirzad on 23 May 16 06:06 PM
Documentaries to Watch
I love conspiracy theories! FSND is the first one I watched. From there, I watched The Beautiful Truth, Fed Up, Forks over Knives, Food Matters, Cowspiracy, The Gerson Miracle, and that new one on N ...
by LadyinDenim on 23 May 16 03:34 PM
Lost 21 Pounds in 21 Days
Your diet sounds super extreme. Are you sure you are losing fat and not just water and precious muscle? Doesn't sound like a great idea, but hey if it works for you then go for it.
by Engeland on 23 May 16 02:19 PM