Free to move and in control.
Isn’t that what hand balancing and all acrobatics is all about? Being able to move your body in any which way and having complete control.
Capable of hopping onto your hands and shifting one way or another, posting on a single hand then coming down to your feet only when you want to.
What separates the amateur from the pro is having charge of all movement and making it look easy.
I’m always on the lookout for anything that can help give me an edge and also to make life more enjoyable.
One piece of training that too many people neglect is mobility. The issue isn’t flexibility. The issue is being able to move each joint individually through a range of motion that it is SUPPOSE to be able to go through without hurting or stiffness.
This is the key to longevity. To living without aches and pains. And at the same time it will make you a better athlete more capable to handle your challenges.
Many people are familiar with some level of this training whether it was done for a warm-up back in school for physical education or some sports. Simple things like arm or ankle circles. Turning the head from side to side and the like.
But those most basic moves, if they’re done at all are not the complete picture. Too many joints are neglected. The mid-back, pelvis and individual fingers are just a few examples.
And like anything else mobility practice should be progressive. You gain better control by adding complexity to the movement.
If you have issues with your hands, shoulders or back this could be the one thing that helps you take back your body.
The newly-released book Free to Flow will guide you through the starting movements up to complex waves, diagonal infinities and clovers for each part of the body.
And it’ll give you much else. You can get this 390-page book right now for only $34.95.
Consider it an investment in your health and as a way to improve your performance whether in sports, martial arts, hand balancing, or just about anything else.
P.S. I don’t often make recommendations of other people’s products but when I do you know its good. Considering what this book can do for you I think it’s a steal at the current price. Click to read more about it including Sonnon’s amazing story.