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Improve your regular deadlift by starting from the top of the lift. Here's how.

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Tip: The Slow-Start Deadlift

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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.

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Most smart lifters do some variation of the pull-up or chin-up, but not many have tried this one. Take a look.

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

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This dynamic variation of the cable check is great for athletes, producing high levels of power and strength.

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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 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.

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Tip: Parallel-Grip Cable Press

This cable exercise does a great job of smashing both the anterior and medial heads.

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.

Tip: Double-Down Triceps Training

Use this compound set to totally exhaust your muscle fibers and hit the neglected long head of the triceps.

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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.

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

Tip: How to Build Tension in the Deadlift

Clean up your deadlift technique and get your lats engaged with this super simple trick.

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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.

Tip: The Best Deadlift Grip?

Stop arguing. There's a simple answer to this sometimes tricky question. Check it out.

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Tip: When to Consider Using a Sumo Deadlift

Is this variation right for you? Probably. Here's why.

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Tip: Get The Slack Out

A dead-simple tip to improve your deadlift.

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Lifting heavy is good, but ONLY lifting heavy won't get you the size gains you're after. Get the best of both worlds with this tactic.

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Tip: The Near-Perfect Trap Bar Deadlift

For those who aren't competitive powerlifters, the trap bar dead should be their go-to deadlift variation. Here's why.