Updated 18 June 2015

Ankle pump down

This exercise helps increase ankle plantarflexion and strengthens the muscles in the back of your lower leg (calf). Push your foot down and point your toes toward the floor. Hold this position for 10 seconds. Start out doing 3 sets of 10 and work your way up to doing 3 sets of 30. Try to do the exercise three times per day.



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