Luckily, there are many preventative measures you can take to avoid the DOMS (delayed onset muscle soreness). Here's a quick list of 10 steps you should always take before, during, and after going to the gym.
Your post-workout meal is one of the most important meals of the day. Why? Because this meal is all about recovery, refueling and re-feeding so that your muscles grow and your performance improves. So, here’s a new, delicious way to incorporate one of my favorite muscle-building carbohydrates, the sweet potato. These brownies have the perfect combo of complex and simple carbohydrates to help give your body what it needs to get to the next level. #fitmencook #fitwomencook #healthy…
After an intense workout, your body is in recovery mode. During your workout you will deplete your bodies energy stores (glucose) and it is important to restore these levels for proper maintenance and repair. Your body is in recovery mode so will need high quality foods that are nutrient dense and easily absorbed. Below we have listed our favourite foods to consume after a workout for proper muscle repair and energy restoration // skinnymetea.com.au
This off-day recovery workout will help keep you active on your rest days. Use this workout to work up a little bit of a sweat, but don't push yourself too hard. Save this pin for your next rest day and click through for a FREE workout planner.
Foam rolling has become the way to perform self-myofascial release -a fancy term for self-massage to release muscle tightness or trigger points. These 6 foam roller moves can help aid in the recovery of muscles.