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warm-down

light exercises performed to aid recovery from strenuous physical activity
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Each exercise is also given a "Hollywood" title; for example, the long-tone exercise is called "The Journey Begins" and the progression of titles, following the progression of the routine, seems to tell a little story with "Meet the King," "The Oracle," "The Sword," "The Dream," "The Black Forest," "The Castle," and so on, ending with "Newfound Peace" (what else could anyone hope for in a warm-down?).
A much-changed side went into the FA Cup final warm-down with an outside chance of catching Spurs in fourth but the defeat consigned them to sixth spot.
AN INJURY-prone footballer faces more time on the sidelines after suffering a freak accident - in a warm-down to a match he had not even played in.
FERNANDO Alonso's Ferrari has was cleared by the FIA after a fuel issue forced him to stop on the warm-down lap at the end of the German Grand Prix.
"Once I tried to explain the benefits of a warm-down, then someone said 'I'm a hod carrier, I'll be up a ladder at half past seven in the morning and right now, I'd rather have a pint'."
England always have to do a warm-down the day after so that was his warm-down." Gerrard added: "Because I'm so close to Jamie, not just as a team-mate but as a friend, I wanted to be here to share it with him.
Chelsea duo John Terry and Ashley Cole both went for warm-down sessions after forming part of the initial group meeting.
James Anderson twisted his ankle in a warm-down during a Test in New Zealand two winters ago and left on crutches.
The Football Association further tested Manchester United's fragile patience with officialdom when its disciplinary panel's verdict on the great Stamford Bridge lawnmower affair was made public, following the decision to suspend Patrice Evra for his part in the warm-down shemozzle.
Brown said: "There's people dancing in the dressing room so we don't have to do a warm-down any more.
During the visitors' warm-down after a Barclays Premier League defeat cemented by Michael Ballack's contentious late penalty, United's Patrice Evra and Bethell clashed following a verbal exchange and had to be pulled apart.
Punches were thrown as they tried to do a warm-down after the 2-1 defeat and the incident is sure to spark an investigation.