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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.

Tip: The Wedge Method

Use this setup cue to master the deadlift and protect your back.

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Tip: Get The Slack Out

A dead-simple tip to improve your deadlift.

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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.

Tip: The Art of the Prep Set

It's not a warm-up set, but it's just as important. Here's what you need to know.

Tip: 6 Unconventional Triceps Builders

It's time to do something besides rope pushdowns for your direct triceps work. Bet you haven't tried all of these.

30 Days of Deadlifts: 11-20

Ten more awesome tips and cues for the most proven strength-building lift on the planet.

Tip: Burn Sets for Strong Abs

Here's how to use the dynamic-static method to ramp up your core training.

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Tip: JM Press Overview

Use this underrated accessory movement to build your triceps. Take a look at how they're done.

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Tip: Floor Press Overview

Build your lockout strength and the size of your triceps with this movement.

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Up to a third of restaurant dishes are contaminated with gluten, but should anyone really care?

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Tip: Trap Bar Complex

Complexes – a series of exercises performed in succession with a single implement – are a great way to build muscle, boost conditioning, and burn fat.

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Tip: Ring Row

Performed with rings or a TRX, this row variation in infinitely scalable. Just adjust your feet and stance to make it harder or easier.

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Tip: The Knee Block Squat

This movement blocking drill is a good first step when it comes to cleaning up your squat form.

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Tip: The Wall Squat

Use this movement blocking drill to clean up your squat form.

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Tip: Half-Kneeling Single-Arm Press

Build shoulder and core strength with this exercise.

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Tip: Dynamic-Static Compound Set – Quads

With this TUT method, you do 8-12 reps on the leg press followed by a static hold to failure. (Reps and holds are abbreviated for demonstration purposes.)

Tip: Meal Frequency and Muscle Gains

Don't get caught up in fad diet hype. For hypertrophy, you need frequent meals and extra calories. Here are some simple guidelines.

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Tip: Bent Over Row 21s with Isometric

Perform 7 top-half partials, a 7-second isometric, and finally 7 full-range reps.

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Tip: Lat Pulldown 21's with Isometric

The variation of the 21's method starts with 7 mid-range partials, then you perform a 7-second isometric and 7 full reps.

Tip: How to Boost Appetite Suppressing Hormones

Research suggests that adding this food to your meals promotes the release of hunger squashing, fat burning hormones.

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Tip: The Forward Leaning Biceps Curl

For a new stimulus, manipulate the force vector to change the point of maximal tension in the biceps.

Tip: The Standing Rollout Checklist

It's one of the toughest core exercises. Here's how to master it and reap the benefits.