Soleus


Summary

Location:In the calf muscle, beneath the gastrocnemius, running from the knee to the heel.

Information

Group:Ankle and Foot
Subgroup:Triceps Surae
Side(s) of body:Back
Function/Action:Ankle Plantarflexor

Details

Joint:Ankle
Bone:Tibia
Origin:Proximal tibia and fibula.
Insertion:Calcaneus via the Achilles tendon.