Asked in Cheerleading, Muscular System, Tap Dancing
What muscles are used in cheerleading?
A lot of different kinds. I am in Competitive All-star Cheerleading & I am going to name as many as I can. Your albs- stomach muscles: when you do conditioning & jumps Your arms/shoulders: when you do conditioning, practicing your cheers,(chants),dances, and sharpening your routine, stunting & jumps-doing the 1st part of it without the jump Your legs,thys,& any other part of your leg: when you do conditioning, Dancing, stunting & a little bit of Jumps! I hope you understand now! ...
Asked in Figure Skating, Skating
What muscles are used when figure skating?
Figrue skating is a sport that uses practically all of the bodies muscles. Of course, all of the leg muscles are used the most because of all the jumps and spins. The arm muscles are used frequently due to having to hold them up and all of the falling which a skater will put their arm out to catch themselves. Falling alone can contribute to muscular arms. The abdominals are also used in figure skating because of the spins and jumps...
Asked in Military Awards and Medals
Is the silver star awarded for so many parachute jumps?
The Silver Star Medal was awarded for bravery and not for parachute jumps. However, the paratrooper wears special Wings badge on his uniform. After several jumps he could wear a Star above his paratrooper wings. Different star. ...
Asked in Muscular System
What muscles are used in jumping?
Because you are constantly on your toes and making vertical jumps, the calf muscles are used a great deal in jumping. It also uses the quadriceps (front of the thighs), hamstrings (back of thighs) and glutes (buttocks) for power and strength. Adding in different moves where you travel forward, backward or side-to-side as you jump, will also engage the smaller stabilizer muscles in your lower body. ...