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Achilles Tendon Essay

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is the back portion muscle of the lower leg. The muscle group’s structure consists of two main muscles (Gastrocnemius and Soleus).
The Gastrocnemius muscle starts from the femur down into the Achilles Tendon. The Soleus muscle starts from the tibia/fibula down to the Achilles Tendon. The Achilles Tendon is not actually a calf muscle. It’s actually connected/attached to the Gastrocnemius and Soleus (in other words, it acts as a “spring”).
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