40 Stretching Exercises For Your Whole Body
40 Stretching Exercises That Will Leave You Feeling Brand New
Calf Stretch: Downward Dog
- Begin in a plank pose with your hands under your shoulders, then lift your pelvis up, making a "V" with your body. Walk your feet toward your hands if you need to.
- Work on bringing your heels toward the ground to stretch your calves.
- To deepen the stretch, try pedaling lightly by pressing down on one heel while bending the other leg (as shown). Hold a few seconds per leg, then switch.
- Hold or pedal your feet for 30 seconds.