ABSTRACT: THIS COLUMN PROVIDES A DETAILED DESCRIPTION WITH FIGURES TO DEMONSTRATE THE HIGH KICK TO SPRINTER'S LUNGE. THE HIGH KICK TO SPRINTER'S LUNGE IS A DYNAMIC FLEXIBILITY EXERCISE THAT CAN BE USED AS PART OF A WARM-UP PROGRAM TO PROVIDE ACTIVE STRETCHING FOR THE LOWER EXTREMITIES AND TO IMPROVE HIP MOBILITY.
Musculoskeletal Action Team, Proxy Personnel/United States Army, Fort Sill, Oklahoma
The Exercise Technique Column provides detailed explanations of proper exercise technique to optimize performance and safety.
COLUMN EDITOR: Jay Dawes, PhD, CSCS*D, NSCA-CPT*D, FNSCA
Conflicts of Interest and Source of Funding: The author reports no conflicts of interest and no source of funding.
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Mark Walker is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the Musculoskeletal Action Team at Proxy Personnel and The United States Army.