When done right squats are one of the best exercises you can do for athleticism, injury prevention and general well-being. Done wrong, they are dangerous and ineffective. This week we finally decided to tackle this important issue.
We have written an article on squats before
And one on glutes
Neutral spine is one of the key reasons we choose not to go too low with the squat
And here is a link to the squat depth comparison study
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Then you can listen in the car, foam rolling, or while doing your 8:12s on the bike!