Thread: Leg Extensions
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Old 02-02-2009, 06:39 PM   #10
Steven Low
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Hip extension is pretty much THE "athletic" movement. Most people have imbalances with too strong quads as opposed to hams & glutes. Posturally and occupationally related... sitting... + bad movement patterns. Can never have enough glute/ham strength.

Also, anecdotally I've heard leg extensions tend to be... not so great for the ACL.
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