I can't do a handstand or a bridge pose as my arms are too weak - even though I lifted weights for two years.I can't do middle splits (and my front splits are terrible), I can't do a needle, or the "legs over head" pose (which I really want to do),…Continue
How long do you wait after big meal before doing stretching?I understand that after a heavy meal we should not do any type of bending, but can we do splits stretches and shoulder stretches or any other stretches?Can i sit in straddle and do other…Continue
I am a beginner and currently a very weak person, I understand that you can't just have good flexibility without strength and muscle to hold poses without causing injury. I also understand that building muscle will hinder flexibility. Should I be…Continue
What are your new year resolutions for contortion? Are they all about getting the splits or a chin hold or maybe even a lotus or fancy back bend?
try setting those resolutions and sticking to them, but to be honest with you, you don't need a resolutions to get flexible, you just need time, effort and practice. Sure, set some goals and work towards them, but no matter how hard you try, you won't go anywhere until you put in effort, practice and time,…
This may come across as rambling, because it kind of is!
I need to post more pictures. I have my front splits. I should definitely take pictures!
I have a lot of imbalances, both strength and flexibility. My right side is stronger but significantly stiffer. For example, when i'm on the TMAs, i feel a stretch on my right side well before my left. My front split on my right is also much stiffer. I've been doing a lot of work on it with great improvement. My…