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5 Ways to Progress Balance Exercises

5 Ways to Progress Balance Exercises

Movements can be modified in 5 simple ways to affect the degree of balance difficulty. In the paragraphs below the following 5 movement modificatio...

Balancing Balance Exercises

Balance exercises challenge one’s ability to remain “steady.” Steady being defined as no significant reliance on knee, hip, or stepping strategies; and no use of external support (touching with hand) to maintain balance. Basic examples of balance exercises include standing with heels together or shifting weight side to side. We know that exercises must challenge […]