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Partial-Range Reps: Not Always Cheating

Partial-range reps develop strength better than just doing full range reps. Here's how and when to use them.

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Tip: Standing EZ-Bar Curl, Mechanical Drop Set

Extend TUT and recruit more muscle fibers with this tough mechanical drop set. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: The NFL Seated Row

Seated rows are a back-building staple, but you've never tried them like this.

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Tip: Prepare for Big Presses with Front Push-Aways

This exercise teaches you to hold the shoulder girdle rigid to avoid strength leaks in pressing lifts. It strengthens the front delts, rotator cuff, and even the lats.

3 New Ways to Bench Press

These odd-looking but highly effective pressing exercises build slabs of muscle and even improve your lifting mechanics.

Tip: Use This Carb to Win Big

The new science on a functional carbohydrate that wins races and helps you power through tough workouts.

Tip: Build More Muscle With Bad Words

Here's why certain words and phrases might just lead to bigger muscles and heavier PRs.

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Tip: How to Do the Side-to-Side Plyo Push-Up

Are you good at plyo push-ups? Good! Now try this variation.

Tip: Try the Kettlebell Kickback

Kickbacks are known as a wimpy triceps exercise, but perform them like this and they'll turn into real muscle builders.

Tip: Is Your Phone Wrecking Your Workout?

Is your smartphone making your workout dumb? Or does it make your workout better? Science has some answers.

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Tip: Master the Tuck Jump

It's a CNS activator, a fat burner, and an ab exercise. Here's how to do it.

Tip: A New Move for Upper Body Strength

Build lats, traps, and shoulders with this suspension exercise. Strengthens your core and grip too.

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Tip: Blast Your Back With the Thib Lat Pulldown

Target those forgotten back muscles in a whole new way with this exercise. Here's how to do it.

Tip: The Triple Pyramid Conditioning Challenge

All you need is a bench, a power rack, and a mop to clean up the puddle of sweat when you're done.

Tip: Master the Athlete's Lift

Here's why you need to be doing the power clean.

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Tip: Train the Chest for Explosiveness

If you thought the bench press was just for strength gains, think again.

Tip: Master the Get-Up Press

Do this before your next workout to enhance shoulder and hip stability, and build rotational strength. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Burn Fat With Every Cup You Drink

Drink 3 cups of this a day and you could lose 14 pounds of fat in a year. Here's the science.

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Tip: Build Better Lats With Cable Pullovers

Here's how to take this old school upper-body builder and make it work even better.

Tip: The NFL Plank

Train your core like a pro. Try this brutal plank variation.

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Tip: Recruit More Muscle With Cable Front Raises

Bring up those anterior delts with this cable variation that beats the dumbbell version.

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Tip: Dial In Your Ring Dips

This is a great chest-building exercise, but also a good test of stability and strength... if you do them right. Here's how.

Tip: The Medball Tri-Set

Nail your abs, triceps and chest with this exercise combo you can do anywhere.

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Tip: Build Wider Delts with the Reset Lateral Raise

Stimulate more muscle growth with this dead-start exercise.