Sure, free weights are generally better, but not for everything. Even CrossFitters can benefit from them. Here's how.
Do this before your next O-lift session for better range of motion and safer lifts.
Crossover sled pulls add a lateral force production tool to your sled training toolbox.
This variation of the pullover will build core strength in a whole new way. NFL athlete Fernando Velasco demonstrates.
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Ramp up the unilateral intensity or bring up your weak side by pushing with the same leg, then switch legs and repeat.
This variation simulates a decline pullover (more range of motion) but with extra core engagement. NFL athlete Jarius Wynn demonstrates.
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Add an upper-body and core challenge to your sled drags with this tough variation.
Nail your quads with this exercise. Be sure to pause 1-2 seconds on the box.
Squat backwards to build stability and strength. Here's how.
End leg day with this 45-60 second squat hold. It'll help with hip mobility and test your mental toughness.
Adding deep, 3-5 second holds to your split squat ramps up lower body development and helps with tight hip flexors.
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Get better at bracing, get better at lifting. Think of this as the RKC version of the side plank.
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For chest development, do a light bench press to the neck. A good scheme is 6 sets of 6 reps with 20-second rest periods.
With the squat, you want to break from the knees and hips at the same time. This plyo drill can teach the correct movement pattern and fix bad patterns.
Looks odd, but this classic lift's emphasis on cross-body loads will quickly bolster your core strength. Here's how to do it.
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Also called mountain climber pull-ups, these are great for grip and forearm strength.
Use this smart training method to ignite your CNS and blast through your workouts.