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Thera-Band Hip Exercises

Created By: The Academy

Description:
These exercises help strengthen the hips.

Instructions:
Use a Thera-Band resistance level that allows you to complete between 8 and 12 repetitions for 2 to 3 sets. If you are rehabilitating an injury, be sure and check with your healthcare provider for the appropriate resistance and repetitions.

Thera-Band Hip Flexion

Thera-Band Hip Flexion Kick
Instructions:
Loop the band around your ankle, and stabilize the other end of the band to a stationary object near the floor. Face away from the attachment, keep your knees straight and kick forward. Keep your back straight, and avoid leaning or bending over. Hold and slowly return.

Thera-Band Hip Extension

Thera-Band Hip Extension Kick
Instructions:
Loop the band around your ankle, and stabilize the other end of the band to a stationary object near the floor. Stand facing the attachment. Keep your knees straight and kick backward. Keep your back straight, and avoid leaning or bending over. Hold and slowly return.

Thera-Band Hip Adduction

Thera-Band Hip Adduction Kick
Instructions:
Loop the band around your ankle, and stabilize the other end of the band to a stationary object near the floor. Stand with band to side closest to exercising leg. Keep your knees straight and kick inward. Keep your back straight, and avoid leaning or bending over. Hold and slowly return.

Thera-Band Hip Abduction

Thera-Band Hip Abduction Kick
Instructions:
Loop the band around your ankle, and stabilize the other end of the band to a stationary object near the floor. Stand with side closest to attachment with non-exercising leg. Keep your knees straight and kick outward. Keep your back straight, and avoid leaning or bending over. Hold and slowly return.

Thera-Band Hip Abduction "Quick Kick"

Thera-Band Hip Abduction Quick Kick
Instructions:
Loop the band around your ankles with no slack in the bands. Keep your knees straight and kick outward with opposite leg. Continue kicking without letting your kicking leg touch the ground. Repeat on other leg. Keep your back straight, and avoid leaning or bending over.

Thera-Band Hip External Rotation (sitting)

Thera-Band Hip External Rotation
Instructions:
Loop the band and securely attach one end of the loop to a fixed object near the floor. Sit with the exercising side closest to the attachment, and place your ankle inside the other end of the loop. Rotate your ankle inward, keeping your knee pointing forward. Hold and slowly return.

Thera-Band Hip Internal Rotation (sitting)

Thera-Band Hip Internal Rotation
Instructions:
Loop the band and securely attach one end of the loop to a fixed object near the floor. Sit with the exercising side away from the attachment, and place your ankle inside the other end of the loop. Rotate your ankle outward, keeping your knee pointing forward. Hold and slowly return.

Thera-Band Hip Extension "Deadlift"

Thera-Band Hip Extension Deadlift
Instructions:
Stand on the middle of the tubing with both feet. Grasp the ends of the tubing. Squat down to take up all the slack. Keep your elbows and back straight and slowly return from the squat to an upright position against the tension of the tubing while extending your hips.
TIP: Keep your back straight; avoid rounding your back.
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Consult your healthcare provider before beginning this exercise program. If you experience any pain or difficulty with any exercises, stop and consult your healthcare provider. The Hygenic Corporation is not liable for any injuries incurred while using exercises or programs accessed via this website. User must wear suitable eye protection such as safety goggles to protect against possibility of eye injury as a result of the band or tube snapping towards the face if grip is lost or if the band or tube breaks.

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