Category Archives: Injuries, rehab, preventive and corrective exercising

4 basic squat variations for finding out what works best for you at the moment

Howdy, Squatting… What to say, probably the most natural but complex movement of the human body (if we exclude crawling, walking and running). Most people are losing the perfect squatting form during growing up because of multiple reasons (sedentary life is the general cause and losing of hips – ankles – T spine – shoulders

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QUESTION FOR COACH 4 (Aleksandar Petrovic)

  LUKA KOVACEVIC: When it comes to short preparatory period of one National team, how long one strength training should last on average, and what do you pay attention on when it comes to overall goal(s) and exercise selection? ALEKSANDAR PETROVIC: When it comes to strength training during preparatory period, of one National Team, session

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The most probable reason for tight calves is…

Howdy, Until recently, I haven’t met many people who have some calve(s) issues. Nowadays, I am more likely to meet people who suffer from some type of calve(s) discomfort. Of course, a longtime sitting position with no physical activity (sedentary life) raises chance for some discomfort, as well as wearing heels for long time. Also,

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R. Verheijen vs American physical preparation philosophy (random thoughts and potential solutions)

Howdy, In this article, I would like to touch “pros and cons” topics in short and try to find some mistakes both sides maybe make (maybe it sounded a bit arrogant, but I am going to present just my humble opinion to you). Mr. Raymond Verheijen’s (Australian, Portuguese, Spanish… football school – or similar) philosophy

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Stop doing “seated leg press”!

Howdy, “Seated leg press” has become so popular exercise in bodybuilding era but fortunately, as our knowledge has been rising, people have realized that it’s something you should avoid in today’s functional era. People are trying to produce some new leg press machines which looks much better but still it’s not a functional pattern. In

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Hey soccer player – reconsider the reason why you pulled groins

Howdy, Soccer is, with no doubt, the most popular game in the World. The “downside” of this attractive game is that you need to be extremely good prepared to avoid injuries (like in any other sport, especially contact sport). If it’s the only one recreational physical activity (a common example is 1-3 times per week),

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Why you need to be thin for soccer? (And some random thoughts)

Howdy, Soccer is the most popular sport almost anywhere on the Planet. Popularity is fast raising even in the USA. In my opinion, during the last 15 years has been becoming even more popular because of the one fact – S&C professionals noticed how much a proper strength is important for faster soccer. Faster soccer

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