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Warm up your shoulders and keep them mobile with this drill. Walk your feet out or elevate them to increase the challenge.
Set up like a deadlift and use the hips to drive the weight up to a standing position, then lower under control.
Build head-to-toe stability and balance along with strong, muscular shoulders. Do 3-4 sets of 8-12 reps with a slow tempo.
Hypertrophy training should always be a part of your plan, even if your primary goal is strength. Here's why.
Not only is this a great exercise for delts, it'll also strengthen your obliques and abs. Try 4-5 sets of 5-8 reps for strength gains.
It's hard to beat this simple drill for upper body mobility. Try 50 reps every day.
Improve your shoulder mobility with this drill.
Build strength and set new personal records using compensatory acceleration training. Here's how.
Using a trap bar combined with the Reeves grip (holding the plates) puts you in a great position for training the traps, legs, back, and more.
If your main goal right now is to build strength, avoid this common mistake.
Regular dislocates are popular for warming-up. Add two wrap-arounds to get the most benefits. Here's how.
Grab a light band and run through this clever drill. Your shoulders will feel amazing and you'll be ready to smash the heavy weights.
Using the wider, neutral grip provided by the trap bar allows for a better contraction. Add bands and hold the top position for 2 seconds.
No spotter? These simple tips will allow you to use more weight and stay safe on the bench press.
This is challenging, and it'll trigger new shoulder growth by increasing the time under tension.
This comprehensive exercise hits the shoulder musculature several different ways.
Also called the lumberjack press, this exercise will light up your delts and challenge your core.
Boost your squat numbers by learning to impart maximal velocity to the bar. Here are two ways to do it.
To get the most out of the bench, you must make it a whole-body lift. Here are four ways to do it.
Do this easy drill daily to fix up your grouchy shoulders and prevent lifting injuries.
Accelerate through your sticking points. Master these three jumps.
This variation of the press has you starting from a dead-stop every rep. Great for strength gains and working on weak points in the range of motion.
After your mobility and stability work, use these drills to improve your Olympic lifting technique.