Overuse Injuries

What’s up ? This is THE stephane ANDRE. With my training, I’m interested in biomechanics to avoid injuries. I read « Sport Medicine Media Guide » and I learned some good stuff. There are 2 types of injuries : Acute injuries and overuse injuries. Acute injuries are usually caused by a single traumatic event. Here are some examples : Wrist …

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Biceps Tendon Rupture

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy » and I learned good stuff. Rupture or tear of the biceps long head is the serious injury the most frequent in sport This injury usually appears on a muscle weakened by tendinitis caused by a sudden movement of the arm. Sudden arm movements are usually thrown …

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Machine Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Sitting on the machine, take the bar with your hand with a supinated grip, arms straight with your elbows on the padded : Inhale and flex your arms Exhale at the end of the movement It’s a good exercise to feel …

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