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Exercises to Increase Agility: Short Sprints

The following exercise helps to increase your ease and quickness of movement. It copies complex movements.

Note: Always waarm up before and cool down after exercising. Stop any exercise that causes pain.

  • Sprint forward 10 to 15 feet. Stop. Feel your muscles absorb the shock.

  • Sprint backward the same distance. Stop.

  • Go forward again.

  • Continue for 2 to 3 minutes.

  • Gradually increase your distance, speed, and total exercise time.

Online Medical Reviewer: Bellendir, Trina, MSPT, CLT
Online Medical Reviewer: Joseph, Thomas N., MD
Last Review Date: 8/16/2015
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