Build your upper back and lats while strengthening the lockout on your conventional deadlifts.
With this partial/isolation superset method, do slow high-tension partials on one exercise followed immediately by an isolation exercise.
Get your stopwatch ready. This strategy will help you to eat only when hungry AND avoid overeating at mealtime.
With the tempo-contrast method, different types of contractions recruit more muscle fibers. Do 2 reps slow (5 seconds up, 5 seconds down) then 2 fast reps. Do either 8 or 12 total reps per set.
Sled drags are great for quads, but you can also use them to get in some bonus back work by pulling your elbows down and back.
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Recruit more muscle fibers with this mechanical drop set: triceps extension to forehead, triceps pullover and extension, then close-grip press.
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.
Looks a little crazy, but this variation reinforced good mechanics. Warning: It'll also leave you sore for days.
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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.
Get more range of motion and improve your weightlifting technique with these simple stretches.
Working on your posture? Your choice of back exercises could be making it worse. Here's what you need to know.
Train five different portions of the force-velocity curve in a series of exercises and you'll build muscle and get strong rapidly. Details here.
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.
Can't do a power clean in your lame gym? Try this.
Build explosive power and test your athleticism with this Olympic lift variation you can do just about anywhere.
Here's an explosive Olympic lifting variation you can do even in a busy gym.
Take your weakest muscle group and turn it into your strongest with these strategies.
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.
Boost growth hormone and build strength and muscle by using this simple training trick.