Having tight hips is a common problem! If you want to increase flexibility and prevent discomfort, these 8 stretches will help. I broke my leg last December and hips are a continuing problem. This helps a lot!
How to do a Door Frame Stretch! Great for leg and back flexibility! Slide your leg up the door frame, I would suggest using a sock or cloth to help your leg slide! Your bottom foot can be right next to the frame or farther out depending in your flexibility, farther out is harder and works hyper extensions! Once your up and comfy don't be afraid to push with your arms and play with arm placement! I would be sure to do an ab workout after to help back soreness! (This is me) -brennadearly
Improve your flexibility with this lower body stretching routine. Leg, hip and glute stretches to decrease your risk of injuries and relax your muscles. http://www.spotebi.com/workout-routines/lower-body-stretching-routine/
Focus On Flexibility: How To Use Yoga to Do The Splits
Yoga for the Splits Print this out and practice these poses everyday to gain flexibility for the splits. Start by holding each pose for 30 seconds on each side. Work your way up to 1-3 minutes as your muscles start to open up. When you’re ready to try the splits use a block or pillow under your front leg for support until you feel ready to go without.