Martial Arts Warmups – Episode 81
On today’s episode, we’re talking about martial arts warmups and the four phases of an effective warm up and how most martial arts classes miss the boat. These are: low-risk cardiovascular movement, joint mobility, intensifying cardiovascular movement, flexibility (aka stretching). We discuss what they mean, how to handle them, why to approach them in this order, how long to do each and so much more. If you’re often feeling like you spend your first 15 minutes of class just “getting going” it could be due to a poor warm-up. Check out the episode and let us know what you think.
We promised some resources for stretching, which are below.