How To Increase Muscle Endurance In Legs

Increase Muscle Endurance In Legs
Enhancing muscular endurance is very essential especially for athletes. It is so important that it is an integral part of their fitness regime. Strong and flexible leg muscles help you to carry on several strenuous tasks repeatedly without getting tired and also increases your muscle’s enduring power too.

Most of us often have this misconception that in order to boost the leg muscle’s enduring power one has to keep on running miles after miles continuously, which is absolutely insane and if ever tried trust me one will end up in a pathetically painful situation.

There are specific work outs which, if followed regularly will defiantly help you to make your leg muscles more agile and flexible but one important thing about these workouts is since all the exercises are basically cardiovascular so it is always advisable that you should consult your doctor first before trying them and it is also recommended that you should always perform them under the surveillance of your gym instructor.  Following are some tips which I think will help you to enhance your leg muscle’s stamina:

5 Tips To Increase Muscle Endurance In Legs

Leg Extensions

Leg Extensions

Begin your session by stretching your legs. Stretching exercises are great in making your legs more flexible and strong by constricting and expanding the quadriceps. Practice it regularly and it will help you to increase the muscle endurance in legs.Sit straight on a chair and place your legs on the ground. Now bend your right leg and then unbend it till it becomes equivalent with your chair’s seat now bring your leg at the starting point and carry on the same process with your left foot now. Practice it for twenty minutes on both legs.

Straight-Leg Lifts

Straight-Leg Lifts

Now for straight lifts, sit erectly on a chair with your both feet touching the ground now bend your right foot and then uncurl it though it is quiet alike leg extension but here you have to elevate your leg about ten degree higher than your chair and seize this position for nearly twenty seconds, now repeat it thrice on each leg.

This exercise is really effective in improving your muscle endurance as it involves the continuous movements of muscles like gluteus maximus, iliotibal band and tensor fascia latae.

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Wall Squats

Wall Squats

To begin with you need to stand straight, with your back at the wall, now lower yourself till the back of your knee resembles a ninety degree angle.Hold the position for thirty minutes. Wall squats are strenuous but are really effective, it works on important muscles like your quadriceps, stabilizers and synergists muscles.

Running/Stairs Climbing

Stairs Climbing

Running or climbing stairs are also very effective exercises. It makes your muscles strong and flexible and increases the longevity of your heart too.

Tips And Warnings

Tips And Warnings

While performing all these exercises always make sure that you are doing it accurately and most importantly never ever attempt to perform all the exercises all at once because then you will suffer from exhaustion and it may cause injury too, so once you get used to a regular workout regime then you can add other exercises too.