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Friday Five - 24/02/17

Friday Five - 24/02/17

The Friday Papers  –  This week I have been researching foot and lower limb strength and its effect on balance on mobility. These attributes are key to the skills of the martial artist. Here is one of the studies focused on ‘balance training’.“However, lower-extremity resistance training conducted on even and uneven surfaces meaningfully improved proxies of strength, power and balance in all groups.”https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5122203/Insp...
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