Stretching

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Shelter Publications, 2000 - Health & Fitness - 223 pages
This is the book that people tell their friends about, that trainers recommend for virtually every sport and activity, and that medical professionals recommend to people just starting to get back in shape. Stretching first appeared in 1980 as a new generation of Americans became committed to running, cycling, aerobic training, and workouts in the gym - which all seem commonplace now. It features: more than 20 new stretching routines, including those for sports enthusiasts; travelers, children, gardeners, and people in wheelchairs; an abbreviated version of each routine for people in a hurry; new information on the stretching vs. warming up controversy; and new and improved drawings.

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Exercise book to learn to stretch properly!

User Review  - jamsgrams - Overstock.com

When I bought the other exercise book I also bought this one because it is important to stretch properly to avoid injuries. Highly recommend this book. Read full review

A very flexible book.

User Review  - Anonymous - Borders

I liked this book on stretching for several reasons. The first is its simplicity. The pictures and instructions are very straightforward, making it quite easy to do basic stretches. Stretches are ... Read full review

Contents

Getting Started
7
Warming Up and Cooling Down
14
The Stretches
23
Copyright

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