Posterior Chain Activation and Strength

As an endurance athlete how many time have you been told you have no glutes? Or that the gutes aren't firing?
All those hours on the bike and running are perfect recipe for you posterior chain to begin a dysfunctional firing pattern and dangerous compensations to take hold. Stop that now and get ahead of your next injury.
This 8 week program is designed to help you learn how to wake up those sleepy muscles, and then target them to build strength and control.

Sample Day 1
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 6

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x 6

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 6

Sample Day 3
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 6

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x 6

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 6

Sample Day 5
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 6

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x 6

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 6

Sample Day 8
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 8

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x 8

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 8

Sample Day 10
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 8

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x 8

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 8

Sample Day 12
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 8

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x 8

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 8

Sample Day 15
Posterior Chain Activation #1

Warm Up
Hamstring Stretch x 10 ea Leg
Side Lying Leg Lifts x 10 ea Side
Hip Extension x 10 ea Leg
Fire Hydrant x 10 ea Leg

Main Set
Latteral Band Walk 1 min (feel burn)
Single Leg Dead lift with weight 2 x 10

Glute Bride 1 min ea leg (feel burn)
Single Leg Hip Thrust 2 x10

Clams with Band 1 min ea side
Single Leg sit to stand 2 x 10