Hip Circles

Foundations: Spinal Mobility & Strengthening – Hip Circles

Foundations: 

Quick Intro: Hip Circles

 

Side Bends: Hip Circles

Hip Circles requires not only flexibility of the spine but also great control and a sense of precision.  So, if you have difficulty at first, cut yourself a little slack and don’t get too frustrated!  It’s a Pre-Pilates exercise that many people find difficult due to the control required.

 

What’s it good for?

🌟 Increasing the mobility and flexibility of the spine.

🌟 Practising control and precision of movement.

A quick “how to”…

Hip Circles

🌟 In an all fours position, place your wrists under your shoulders and your knees under your pelvis

🌟 Move the hips in a large a circle as you can exploring the largest range of motion you can whilst still describing a circles.

 

Hints & Tips:

🌟 Imagine a tail at the end of the spine, dip the tail in paint and draw big circles or shapes on the wall behind you.

 

Any Questions?

Ask away – I love to help!  Click here for the Contact Page 🙂 – or leave a comment at the bottom of the post – see you there…

 

Miguel 🙂

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