Quads constanly sore
- 12-18-2012, 09:53 PM
So for the last about two weeks my quads always feel like I just got done working them. When I flex them they feel sore as if I just squatted
Iv been deadlifting pretty hard this month of that makes a big difference.
Maybe they need more attention, maybe their overtrained?
Thanks ahead of time on any advice or personal experience guys
- 12-19-2012, 03:52 PM
What does your current routine look like?SFW and GFH
- 12-19-2012, 04:22 PM
Perhaps you haven't allowed the inflammation process to proceed in recovery by over-training. Soreness typically occurs from secondary inflammation (from macrophages) pressing against nearby pain receptors. I would recommend you take time off or lower intensity/volume of training.PhD Student:
Exercise Physiology, Cell Physiology, Muscle Biology
12-19-2012, 04:33 PM
go to your gym and use the foam roll on them. its called self myofascial release. youtube how to apply it to your quads, youll thank me later
12-19-2012, 04:36 PM
HURTS SO GOOD^ When I was prepping for my last contest my legs felt "heavy" and sore all the time. I think it was from the low carb diet along with the high intesity training and constant cardio.
Nothing I say constitutes medical advice. Please check with your medical professional before starting any diet or exercise program.
12-20-2012, 09:13 AM
Beta Alanine, Glucosamina and fish oil to help with recovery perhaps?
Androhard + Andromass Log
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