As you probably already know, I am a fan of Greg Everett’s style of mobility work. Not only because he knows Weightlifting but because I agree with him that complicated stretches that require lots of equipment and set up are “dumb” because you just won’t do them. I’m a simple guy so I like the simple approach. Tomorrow’s Hang Squat Cleans will be easier with a solid rack position. Lacking the mobility to get into a great rack position? Greg’s got you covered:
We’re not doing any overhead work tomorrow but I have found this quick banded warm up therapeutic for my shoulders. Consider it a bonus:
Bonus number two: you’ve likely already seen me do this with group classes, but here’s another great shoulder opener to help you with your overhead work.
1, 2, 3. Catalyst Athletics has your Olympic Lifting mobility needs covered from rack to overhead. 3 quick and simple exercises that will make you better! Happy lifting.