- Position lower back and hips under padded lever. Place forearms
on supports. Position toes and balls of feet on calf block with
arches and heels extending off. Straighten knees.
- Raise heels by extending ankles as high as possible. Lower
heels by bending ankles until calves are stretched. Repeat.
- Position lever just below lowest range of motion. Keep knees
straight throughout exercise or bend knees slightly only during
stretch. Quadriceps serve as synergists muscle if knees are bent
slightly during stretch. See Calf