Posterior pelvic tilt and squats. This is an awesome topic we are pumped to help you all understand! Everyone has a slightly different bony anatomy. Whether it’s a longer femur, bent shin (tibial torsion), or a rotated hip socket (acetabular retroversion), not everyone is going to have the exact same anatomical make-up. With that being said, your unique anatomy, in addition to your functional goals, should ultimately drive your specific squat depth. Not everyone is going to squat the same way, and that is ok! So how deep or low should you squat? From an injury prevention and biomechanical perspective, there is only one thing that should matter, which is the posterior pelvic tilt. In this article, we are going to help you understand how to control your pelvic movements during squat to avoid a concept known as 'butt winking', and also teach you how much depth you should have when squatting!