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Here's a quick overview of four methods more advanced lifters use to bench press more weight and keep the gains coming.

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Tip: No Pain, All Gain

Pain vs. discomfort in the gym. Here's why you better know the difference.

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Tip: Do Ball Slams Before You Lift

Ball slams will help you recruit more muscle fibers. This means you'll be able to go heavier and build more muscle during your regular weight training.

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Tip: Master the Anti-Press

This tough core exercise will also build shoulder strength and mobility. Take a look.

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Tip: The Bodyweight Triceps Extension

Blast those puny triceps and strengthen your core with one exercise.

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Tip: The Super Slow Chin-Up

Build your grip strength, forearms, and biceps with only one rep of this move. Check it out.

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Tip: The Crisscross Challenge

Want to really test your bench press and chin-up? Try this!

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Tip: A Tough, Effective Way to Push Press

Do the eccentric accentuated push press. Fancy name, brutal strength exercise.

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Tip: Build Wide Delts with the Iso-Dynamic Lateral Raise

Finish off your shoulder workout with this effective (but painful) exercise technique.

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Tip: How to Feel the Delts Contract

To build big delts, you need to learn to contract your delts. Here's how.

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Tip: The Kneeling Scrape-the-Rack Press

Really nail those delts with this smart variation of the overhead press.

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Tip: The Tempo Manipulation Shoulder Blast

Amit Sapir, world record holding powerlifter and pro bodybuilder, shows you his favorite way to build delts.

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Tip: Do Your Rope Pushdowns Kneeling

Want to build your triceps? Get on the floor. Here's why.

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Tip: The Double-Duty Chin-Up

The kneeling rest-pause chin-up builds explosiveness and helps you perfect your form on regular chin-ups. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: Master the Single-Arm Bench Press

Strengthen your core and boost your barbell bench press with this exercise.

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Tip: Slow Calf Raises for Fast Growth

Calves won't grow? You're probably going too fast. Hold the bottom position for around 5 seconds and the top for 3.

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Tip: The Raise & Hold For Big Shoulders

The growth begins when the burn kicks in! Try this scorching superset for better delts.

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Tip: Add a Band To Your Preacher Curl

Add accommodating resistance to curls for new growth. Get a band and angle it so it provides maximum resistance at the top of the movement.

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Tip: Try the Renegade Plank Hold

This is the most deceptively difficult core exercise you'll ever do: a single-arm plank holding the eccentric isometric position of a renegade row.

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Tip: Press a Kettlebell, Bench Heavier

Do this exercise before you bench press and you'll lift more weight.

Tip: 4 Training Methods for a Bigger Bench Press

Bench heavier and blast through plateaus. Here's how.

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Tip: The Sweeping Deadlift for Lats & Bigger Pulls

Build your lagging lats and boost your deadlift strength at the same time. Do the sweeping deadlift. Here's how.

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Tip: Quadruped Rows for Back and Core

Perfect your pulling technique and challenge yourself in a whole new way with this exercise.

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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.