WOD 1-16-15: The Nordic Hamstring Curl

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APK WOD 1-16-15

The Nordic Hamstring Curl

The posterior chain is responsible for your jumping power. One of the best ways to improve strength in your hamstrings is the NHC (Nordic Hamstring Curl).

You can find a way to anchor yourself, or you can get help from a training buddy.

Check out these examples:

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Do 5 sets of 4 reps.

Finish with a set of Tabata Push-Ups