What is the Core?
The “core” consists of a group of muscles including abdominal, hip and back muscles that stabilize the spine, pelvis and shoulder. The core provides a solid foundation for movement in the extremities. 536 more words
Is lovely and warm here today, hope you are all well.
I get asked to explain Kinesiology a lot – as many people haven’t heard of it, or have no idea how it works. 776 more words
The Hand Walkers, Part 2. Uner Tan Syndrome, the new research.
A year ago we wrote our first piece on Uner Tan Syndrome. We have always been interested in the neurodevelopmental windows of children and their process of moving through the various movement phases in the hopes of gaining clean upright bipedal gait. 596 more words
I’m sure that my quest for clarity began much earlier, but I have a distinct memory of myself at age 19, high in the Colorado Rockies one autumn night, alone and lying on my back gazing at the awesome expansion of the starry sky, and thinking how clear everything looked out there. 955 more words
An Alternate View of Crawling and Quadrupedal Motor Patterns: A Correlation to Free Solo Mountain Climbers ?
Quadruped Patterns: Part 1
In the last 3 years, if you have been with us here at The Gait Guys that long, you will have read some articles where we discuss quadrupedal gait (link: Uner Tan Syndrome) and also heard us talk about CPG’s (Central Pattern Generators) which are neural networks that produce rhythmic patterned outputs without sensory feedback. 802 more words