The key is that it's not a bounce; it's a one-second pause. Tension is maintained and the bar is lowered under control.
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Elevate the front foot with a step and go deep on this one. Rack grip shown, but you can also hold the dumbbells down at your sides.
For hip hinge exercises like RDLs and deadlifts, watch out for this common mistake.
Take a bodybuilding exercise, mix in an athletic movement and what do you get? A new way to add size to your shoulders and traps.
Do this for only one set at the very end of your triceps workout. First iso-hold 20 seconds, second 15 seconds, last hold for 10 seconds.
To maximize arm size, you need to add this biceps movement to your program.
Here's how to make two staple shoulder exercises even better.
Strengthen your spinal erectors, get stronger in all the big lifts. Do 3 sets of 10-12 reps once a week using light weight.
Do a split squat, then only come about three-fourths of the way up. Hold that position for 3 seconds before lowering. Great for the glute medius and minimus.
Ramp up this powerlifting accessory exercise with a band to add resistance at the waist and cue yourself to get the hips through. Great for glutes.
Force those hamstrings to grow! Lift with two legs, then overload the negative by lowering with one leg. Switch to both legs when you hit failure.
Yes, this is very advanced. First master the plank and the single-arm plank before trying it on rings with added load.
You've seen the squat-booty memes, but the squat came in last for glute activation when compared to two other exercises.
If you could only choose one exercise to train your core, it should be the single-arm plank.
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Add this to the end of your shoulder workout and get ready to burn and grow.
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For this intensity technique, do the concentric part of the exercise on your own, then have your training partner push down during the negative as you resist.
Stubborn rear delts? Punish them until they grow with this 100 rep drop set. Use partials at first, then full range on the last drop.
Blow out all your air on the way down and contract hard. Do 10-12 reps.
For the experienced lifter, this effective training method allows you to build strength without all the risky 1RMs.
Also called the Bradford press, this continuous tension movement is a great delt-day finisher.