Kettlebells from the Center—Dynami lays out a systematic approach to develop the proper pattern or foundation for the two best power moves – the Kettlebell Swing and Kettlebell Push-Press. Once a pattern has been formed the program continues to cement the proper pattern with strength moves like the Kettlebell Squat and Kettlebell Tall Kneeling Press. Then the program takes a unique approach to symmetry. Symmetry of strength is checked using Single Leg and Bottom Up kettlebell drills.
Few tools are more elemental, natural and enduring than the Club. Certainly primitive or developing humans picked up heavy sticks to crack open food or swung them for defense. Children pick up spoons and other objects and bang on whatever is available. As adults, the games we play can involve clubs in a variety of shapes and designs, including the golf club, baseball bat, and cricket bat. A look at ancient Hindu texts reveals pictures of Hindu deities carrying clubs. These images indicate that the club has roughly a 5000 year history.
Gray Cook and Bret Jones review advanced shoulder screens that reveal often overlooked components to proper shoulder function. They break down each screen and offer corrective exercise progressions all the way to advanced strength moves. This 2 DVD set is a must if you are looking for the "outside of the box perspective" to create a mobil, stable and strong shoulder region. You will use this stuff the very next day but you will watch it over and over!
Imagine a GPS system that not only shows you the fastest way to reach your goal-but magically zooms in on, eliminates and fixes every obstacle, pothole, speed bump and detour currently slowing you down. Well, that's what you get when you combine the very best of RKC with the very best of FMS: A "Movement-GPS System" that kills ten birds with one stone-spotting the deficiencies, fixing them and fast-tracking you forward -so you can leap into action and perform at the very highest level, NOW…So say hello to your new "little friend"-Gray Cook and Brett Jones's Certified Kettlebell-Functional Movement Specialist (CK-FMS) Home Study Course-the shoot-first, take-no-prisoners battle-pack for the ultimate in enhanced performance systems.
Great athletes make difficult moves look effortless with a combination of skill, strength, and balance. Traditional conditioning builds a fitness base, but modern sports training takes into account athletic movement patterns. Athletic Body in Balance is the first guide of its kind to show you how to train for smooth, fluid movement and prevent muscle imbalances, mobility restrictions, stability problems, and injuries.
Secrets of Core Training: "The Backside" gives you the scientific solution for fixing that weakness from the ground up. Now, it's one thing to teach, say, the correct form for doing the all-important deadlift. But what if the lifter has a lurking, unidentified imbalance that creates dysfunctional compensations and injuries-waiting-to-happen* The special brilliance of Brett Jones and Gray Cook's approach is that they make sure you know how to identify the imbalances that could secretly sabotage your lifting.
In this groundbreaking program Gray Cook and Lee Burton reveal the concept of neuro-developmental patterns and show you its vital importance in exercise prescription.These "Primitive Patterns" represent the little-known key to understanding what can truly help or hinder mobility, stability, coordination, and the functions of the core. Gray and Lee introduce basic screening and corrective strategies as well as in-depth, advanced assessments.