Towel Stretch

Towel stretch exercise

For the towel stretch exercise:

  1. Place a rolled towel under the ball of your foot, holding the towel at both ends.
  2. Gently pull the towel toward you while keeping your knee straight.
  3. Hold this position for 15 to 30 seconds.

Repeat 2 to 4 times.

Talk with your doctor or physical therapist if you have questions about how to do this or any other exercise.

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Gavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery
Last Revised July 9, 2013

Last Revised: July 9, 2013

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine & Gavin W.G. Chalmers, DPM - Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery

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