Sunscreen helps a little, but this stuff can ward off melanoma from the inside.
Add this handy lifting accessory to your pressing exercises to make your banged up shoulders, elbows, and wrists feel better.
An inflexible T-spine can lead to a host of problems. Get it moving right with this drill. Note the different arm positions.
The open grip and wrist position here allows for better pec isolation.
This simple drill takes care of a few different mobility issues.
Pittsburg Pirates outfielder, Austin Meadows, demonstrates this variation of the rope row. Note the hand rotation for more activation of the lats and upper back.
Go light, be meticulous with your form, and focus on contracting all the small muscles working in your upper back and shoulders.
Bring up your rear delts, rhomboids, and external rotators with this movement.
Most people think of cardio when they think of long-term health. Here's what they're missing.
Get your central nervous system ready for heavy squats by doing this simple exercise first.
You have permission to do any type of squat that feels right to you, no matter what the squat Nazis say. Here's why.
Without moving your hips back and forth, get a good stretch in the lats, then pull the bar into the lower abs.
What are your ankles doing when you squat? It's important. Here's why.
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If squats are causing you pain right now, you can still train your legs. This exercise will load the spine less and still blow up your legs.
Are you wasting your potential by doing the same sets and reps every workout? Change that with this strategy.
Suspension dips are easier on your shoulders. As a bonus, you'll get a better pec contraction compared to bar dips.
Squat multiple times per week for best results, but be smart about it with these load and style variations.
Master tension and build anti-rotation strength. Work up to 50 percent of bodyweight for 5-10 reps per side.
Some exercises just don't fit your body type. Others are hard to set up. Here's how to make those awkward exercises work for you.
Test your upper-body strength in a new way and develop control and stability. Work up to doing at least 5 solid reps per side.
This push-back variation focuses more on your delts than your chest.
This lift is a teaching tool. It helps you find the sweet spot for bar placement on regular front squats, and it teaches you to keep the elbows high.
In one study, partial range of motion skull crushers triggered almost twice the muscle growth as full range of motion.