For triceps thickness, you gotta hit the lateral head. A controlled, dead-stop, 8-10 inch press from pins will do it.
Recruit more muscle fibers with this mechanical drop set: triceps extension to forehead, triceps pullover and extension, then close-grip press.
Combine squat-stance deadlifts from a box with slow negatives and a pause to stimulate full-body hypertrophy. Start off by using 50-70% of your 1RM.
The quick set-up allows you to take advantage of the stretch shortening cycle in your hip extensors. It takes practice, but it should become second nature and fast.
Skip the dumbbells for lateral raises and try this instead.
Get stronger by adding pauses to your pull-ups. Pause halfway up, at the top, and again halfway down.
Turn on your central nervous system before lifting to unlock your strength potential and prevent injuries. Here's how.
There's more to core training than crunches. Try this anti-lateral flexion exercise.
Use submaximal isometrics to build better triceps. Hold your first rep isometrically, then do 8-12 regular reps.
What to build muscle? Lift a heavy weight and keep the tension on the working muscles for an extended time. Here's how to do it with rows.
The one-arm dumbbell bench press not only hits your chest, it helps you build core anti-rotation strength.
This old-school strength test can be used as a new-school method for building wrist mobility and strength. Check it out.
Do Russian-style star complexes for rapid strength and muscle gains. Here's how.
Trying to build muscle? It's not the exercise that matters most, but the way you're doing it. Here's why.
The regular KB swing is a butt-builder and a lung-burner. Now let's ramp it up.
Here's an explosive Olympic lifting variation you can do even in a busy gym.
Does the front side of your shoulder hurt from bench pressing? Most likely your hand position is off. Here's how to fix it.
Sure, it'll help you pull more weight, but unless you're a competitive powerlifter and have to use it, it's best avoided. Here's why.
Know the difference between a push press grip and a strict overhead press grip? They're not the same.
Make this partial range exercise last at least 60 seconds per set and you'll trigger new delt growth with constant tension.
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Get stronger overhead and add slabs of muscle to your shoulders with these advanced techniques.
The single-arm push-up is one the most complete exercises you can do... if you know how to do it right. Here's how it should look.
The kettlebell swing is a great exercise. Here's how to do it without a kettlebell that's even better.