Sep 292014
 

THE SHOULDER WARM-UP with Jamie

 An oldie but goodie!  It’s always important to remember to stretch and take care of your body while training.  This WOW originally posted as part of a two part series – check out Part 1 here!  Two dynamic stretches to integrate into your warm-up for climbing.

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TIME: 10-15 minutes
DIFFICULTY: All levels
EQUIPMENT: Long Resistance Band 
FOCUS: Shoulder Mobility

Check out the original posting of this WOW for more details and tips!

Jamie bio

ABOUT JAMIE STANIC

FITNESS MANAGER @PG SF: Jamie started his rock adventures at 16 and pursued climbing whilst in the Australian Army Special Forces. His passion for climbing led him to Planet Granite whilst visiting the US during winter holidays each year.  Now a fellow resident, Jamie has been working toward educating mobility and flexibility as a personal trainer and CrossFit coach. For personal training, Jamie can be contacted at jamesstanicfitness@gmail.com

 

 

 

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IMPORTANT: Climbing and climbing training, such as the exercises in the WOW, are inherently dangerous activities.  Participation in these exercises is done at your own risk.  If you have any injuries, we recommend you do not attempt a WOW.  If you have any concerns about your abilities or the exercises, consult a qualified medical practitioner or athletic trainer. Before using the fitness area, equipment, classes or any other training at Planet Granite, it is your responsibility to read and understand the posted gym rules and Safety Guidelines found here: http://www.planetgranite.com/climbing/training/training_safetyguidelines.php
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THE SHOULDER WARM-UP with Jamie  An oldie but goodie!  It’s always important to remember to stretch and take care of your body while training.  This WOW originally posted as part of a two part series – check out Part 2 here!  Two dynamic stretches to integrate into your warm-up for climbing. TIME: 10-15 minutes DIFFICULTY: All levels EQUIPMENT: Long Read more…

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WOW - Push-up Pyramids with Elise

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