Posts tagged knee pain
How to Avoid Knee Pain With Lunging So You Can Stay Active In The Gym

The lunge is one of the most ‘functional’ fitness related exercises – meaning that it most readily translates to real world activities. Walking, running, hiking, jumping all require the same muscle groups we train with lunges.

Here’s the unfortunate truth, if you crank out forward lunges for long enough, it will eventually lead to discomfort, pain and injury to your knees. It doesn’t matter how perfect your form is - the nature of the forward lunge puts a lot of force through you knee and patellar tendon. Today we’ll discuss variations of the lunge to help protect your knees

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A Complete Guide to Treating Patellar Tendonitis (Jumper's Knee)

Patellar Tendonitis, also known as Jumper's Knee, is irritation of the patellar tendon that often presents as anterior knee pain with squatting, jumping, and landing movements. Learn how to treat and strengthen your patellar tendon with our ‘Ultimate Guide to Treating Patellar Tendonitis’

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