This Run Lift Mom Podcast Episode provides tactical advice about postpartum running and strength training with MUTU System Creator Wendy Powell.
Wendy Powell is the Founder & CEO of MUTU System, a medically reviewed and doctor recommended exercise and recovery program to help eliminate ‘mummy tummy’, Diastasis Recti and pelvic floor weakness.
2:00 MUTU System origin story 4:00 Wendy’s own experience as a “self righteous personal trainer” (self described) & missing link in fitness world 8:00 common postpartum symptoms 9:00 how do you feel about your body after giving birth? Address the changes! 13:00 pregnancy and postpartum in the fitness industry 15:00 MUTU brag board 16:45 Ashley Gammon, MUTU Pro’s episode
18:00 postpartum considerations specific to runners 20:00 pelvic floor role in core musculature 21:00 your body will tell you it’s timeline 22:30 strength training considerations 24:00 don’t pee when you exercise & other cues from the body 26:00 fitness during pregnancy- establishing baseline at the appropriate time 28:00 rapid fire