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Tip: The Peel-Back Technique for Better Deadlifts

Improve your form and get a mechanical advantage boost. Here's how.

Tip: Why Do You REALLY Lift?

To be in it for the long haul, you need to come up with something deeper than just getting bigger or stronger. Here's what to do.

Tip: Flip the Protein Synthesis Switch

Control mTOR and you control the switch that turns on muscle protein synthesis in response to lifting. Here's a supplement that does it.

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Tip: Get the Hips Through!

Can't lock out your deadlifts? Here's the cue you need.

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Tip: Conventional Deadlift – Find Your Best Stance

Here's a simple way to find your best stance for heavy pulls.

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Tip: Copy and Paste to Be a Better Deadlifter

Most lifters' warm-up sets look very different than their working sets. That's a problem. Here's why.

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Tip: Use Squats to Build Your Deadlift Strength

You need quad strength to initiate a heavy pull. Here's how to get it.

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Tip: The Slow-Start Deadlift

Hips coming up too fast? Can't keep upper back tension? Here's the fix.

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Tip: Fix Your Technique with Paused Deadlifts

Clean up your form. Get stronger in your weakest range of motion. Smash your PR. Here's how.

Tip: The One Mobility Move You Need to Master

Build strength and flexibility throughout the back and posterior chain with this exercise.

Tip: The 1-Minute Test for Hip Stability

Is your lower back pain caused by a hip or posture issue? Take this simple test and find out.

Tip: Get Your Press Up and Protect Your Back

Stop overarching your lower back with overhead presses. These 4 exercises will strengthen your core, fix your form, and keep you honest.

Tip: 5 Push-Up Variations for Strong Guys

Push-ups should remain a staple exercise for you, even if you're past the newbie stage. Here are five variations for advanced lifters.

Tip: Research Update – Time Under Tension

TUT builds muscle. But what's more important, rep speed or set speed? A new study tested this out.

Tip: The Golden Ratio for Hardgainers

How much time should you spend building versus cutting? Your physique depends on the answer. Check this out.

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Tip: Stability Ball Side Crunch

Build all-around core strength with this move.

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Tip: Stability Ball Reverse Crunch

Eliminate momentum and get a stretch at the bottom to really make this ab exercise work well.

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Tip: Stability Ball Plate Crunch

To build your abs, you need to add resistance, just like every other muscle group. Here's a great way to do it.

Tip: 5 Minutes to Rotational Strength

Sure, you train your core, but you're probably missing this movement pattern, leading to injury and poor performance. Let's fix that.

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Tip: Incline Cable Lateral Raise

Nail those shoulder-widening medial delts with this exercise.

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Tip: Dumbbell Shoulder Press, Ladder Set

To do a ladder set, start with a weight you can lift for 15 reps. Do 2, 4, 5, and 10 reps with ten-second breaks between each.

Tip: Make Your Core Work More Effective

Name your favorite ab exercise performed on the floor. Got it? Now, here's a clever way to make it even better.

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Tip: Prone Incline Dumbbell Curl

Keep the tension on your biceps high even at the top end-range with this exercise.

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Tip: External Deadlift Cues for the Win

Most deadlift cues are internal in nature. Try these intent-based external cues to really nail your deadlift.