The Shoulder Roll may look a little intimidating at first, but it’s actually quite safe when learned and practiced correctly and responsibly. It’s critical that you take your time with this movement. The Shoulder Roll is an uncommon way of moving from laying down to kneeling position. By practicing uncommon and uncomfortable movement patterns, we train ourselves to face uncomfortable situations with a calm and open mind. In level 2 you will learn to shoulder roll. Having a good understanding of positioning before rolling will prevent any injuries.