Quadriceps

Latest in Quadriceps

Try the Couch Stretch for Tight Quads

As an athlete, you use your quads a lot. They're active every time you sprint, change directions, jump up for a ball, lunge or squat. Combined with ou...

By: Andy Haley

5 Essential Strength Exercises for Runners

Running is an excellent way to stay in shape, whether its for general fitness or a specific sport. Not only does it provide stellar physical benefits...

By: Alena Luciani

Why Swimmers Shouldn't Overtrain Their Quads

You have to propel through the water faster than the other swimmers, so you work harder on your quads and arms, right? Wrong. Swimmers love to train...

By: G. John Mullen

Why Strengthening This Muscle May Fix Knee Pain

A big, strong VMO is associated with bodybuilders who desire defined, sculpted quads. If you're an athlete, your VMO doesn't need to look like it's bu...

By: Andy Haley

Soft Tissue Care for Athletes, Part 2: Maintain Your Engine

Soft Tissue Care for Athletes, Part 1 covered the feet and calves; Part 2 moves up the chain to the legs and hips. Your body is like a car. Picture...

By: Todd Bumgardner

Latest Videos in Quadriceps

STACK Sports Health: The Best Stretches for Tight Quads

Use the Couch Stretch to relieve tight quads and fix hip mobility.

Track Warm-Up With Olympic Sprinter Rodney Martin

Olympic sprinter Rodney Martin performs an on-track warm-up prior to the start of his speed training with coaching by Cedric Hill.