Looks easy, but because of the leverage point and the fact that your toes are pointed, it's a tough and effective hamstring builder.
You've probably never tried this exercise before. Check it out.
Build explosive upper-body power with this exercise.
Six quick mobility drills and stretches to cap off your lifting session.
Abs and obliques need resistance to get strong. Here are two exercises you can do anywhere.
Challenge your strength and core stability in the elusive transverse plane with this exercise. Works with a kettlebell too.
An athlete needs to develop power in every direction. This exercise develops side-to-side explosive power.
Thinking about adding some weightlifting to your program? Here's a quick overview of the split jerk.
Find front squats uncomfortable? Try them with straps.
The hang snatch is one of the best explosive power movements. Here's a quick breakdown.
Use this neuromuscular release technique on your feet and don't be surprised when you start feeling better all over.
Use constant tension even when the load is light. You'll train your body to handle heavier weight and build muscle in the process. Here's how.
Part of Neural Charge Training, the frog jump involves the glutes and hamstrings, whereas a vertical jump is more pure quads.
This advanced plank variation will strengthen your core along with just about every muscle in your upper body. Give it a shot.
Move slowly through 2-3 rounds of 5 reps on each side to prep the shoulder before your next pull-emphasized training day that involves things like pull-ups.
Add these to your warm-up: 2-3 sets, 4-6 reps in each direction before any upper body training. Your shoulders will feel great.
Get out of your comfort zone. Literally. Here's why you need to train outside and a few fun ways to do it.
This method involves doing 5 reps followed by a 5-second hold at the top, then 4 reps with a 4-second hold, then 3, 2, and 1 in the same manner.
Hit a new PR in about a month using these proven deadlift-boosting exercises.
Build upper-back strength and improve your grip with this classic but almost forgotten exercise.
Old-school strongman did a lot of thick dumbbell lifts. Try them out with a fat grip attachment. The deadlift, clean & press, and snatch are good ones to start with.
Pain makes it harder to lift and stay motivated. Not getting relief? Trigger point therapy may be your solution. Here's how to do it.
Don't make this common mistake. Here's how to truly lock out your deadlift to get the most out of it.
Volumized protein snacks that fuel you up and fill you up. Get the easy, no-bake recipe here.