Virtual Fitness: How To Do A Standing Soleus Stretch

The Soleus Muscle Is Located In The Back of the Lower Leg
This Video Features Both Audio and Visual Instructions
The Soleus is the lower part of the calf muscle. It plays an important role in walking, running and maintaining balance. The Soleus Stretch should be part of your regular stretch routine, especially if you’re a runner.

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