Bent Over Posterior Fly With Head Support 🙂

Sometimes when you are at home and you dont have all the equipment that you would normally have at the gym, you will have to get creative.  In the video below you will see osteopath Heath Williams of Principle Four Osteopathy performing a

bent over posterior fly using the table to support ones head on.  There is minimal load being placed through the head, but it allows Heath to get his torso into a position that is relatively parallel to the ground to allow for a more true horizontal flexion/extension movement in the arms.

The posterior fly is one of my favourite back and shoulder exercises because it focuses on those muscles around the shoulder girdle and mid to upper back.

This article was written by osteopath Heath Williams of Principle Four Osteopathy.  Principle Four Osteopathy is one of Melbourne City CBD leading osteopathy clinics. We are located on Level 4 of 178 Collins St (within Pleasance House) alongside Optimal Health Exercise Physiology.  We have a fully equipped strength and conditioning exercise rehab space with osteopathic consult rooms.  Our team of osteopaths have an interest in manual therapy, strength and conditioning, exercise rehabilitation and ergonomics.  Read more about our team here.  Book an appointment online here or call us on 0396709290 to arrange an appointment.

Getting to Principle Four Osteopathy – 4/178 Collins St Melbourne CBD

Trams – Trams run straight out the front of us, with the closest stop at Swantston st and Collins St.  

Trains – We are a short 5 minute walk from Flinders St Station, Parliament and Melbourne Central train station.

Parking – off street parking is available on Little Collins St, Russell St and in the many parking businesses (Wilsons parking) nearby. 

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