The hip hinge is a fundamental movement, and mastering it means you get to try new ways to hinge.
The single-leg Romanian deadlift tends to be a staple in many strength training programs, but it's a tough move to get right.
For one, it requires a considerable amount of balance, coordination, and proprioception.
Add in trunk stability, spine rigidity, and hamstring flexibility, and, you've got your work cut out for you.
But single-leg movements are a cornerstone for stability and injury prevention. Don't skip them!
Before you throw in the towel and decide wobbling your way through another SLRDL isn't in the stars, try these 4 progressions.
I recommend working through each of these over a series of 3-6 weeks, depending on your level of fitness.
Add one to your weekly workout plan, and then move to the next when you've nailed it down.
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