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Tip: Rows for Pros

Here's a new way to do the seated row and a favorite of NFL athletes.

Tip: Two New Ways to Strengthen Your Core

Think the ol' ab wheel is tough? Try these more advanced variations.

Tip: The Juice That Boosts Athletic Performance

And it may even help you fight disease and live longer. Check it out.

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Tip: A New Exercise For Big Traps

Most people have never tried this trap exercise. Try adding it to the end of your next trap-centered training session.

Tip: Make Your Pull-Ups Stricter and Tougher

If kipping your pull-ups is cheating, then this little trick is just the opposite. It'll make pull-ups even more challenging and keep your form tight.

Tip: Beware of Faux Pros

There are a lot of pros in the fitness field, but there are even more faux pros. Spot them and avoid them. Here's why.

Tip: Do This First When Training Calves

How you start your calf workout can make a big difference in the results you'll get. Always do this first.

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Tip: Build Brute Core Strength with Suitcase Deadlifts

This is one of the best overall torso and core builders. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: The Most Common Deadlift Mistake

This is an injury waiting to happen. Here's what to avoid and how to fix the problem.

Tip: Heavy Negatives & High-Rep Finishers

Combine these two methods for fast muscle growth. Here's how.

Tip: An Easy Way to Stay Full and Lose Fat

The scientific way to increase satiation and reduce calorie intake. And it only takes about 20 seconds.

Tip: The 3-Point Push-Up Test

Want to get the most out of push-ups? Make sure you can pass this test.

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Tip: A Quick Trick for Better Deadlifting

Most lifters struggle with getting their weight back on the deadlift. That leads to poor form and poor performance. Here's how to easily fix it.

Tip: A New Exercise for Glutes & Quads

Correct imbalances and boost athleticism. Oh yeah, this will build your butt and legs too.

Tip: Your Feelings Don't Matter

Not feeling motivated? Here are three ways to snap out of it and throw some iron around.

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Tip: The One-Hand Dumbbell Snatch

Use this movement as a warm-up, to build more explosive power, or to get better at Olympic-style lifting.

Tip: To Get Strong, Be the Weakest Guy in the Gym

Sounds contradictory, but it's true. Here's why.

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Tip: The 2/1 Technique, Leg Press

With the 2/1 technique, you lift the weight using two limbs and lower the weight with one limb. Here's how it looks.

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Tip: The 2/1 Technique, Leg Extension

Finish off your next leg day with a few sets of these. This is a great technique if your main goal is muscle growth.

Tip: Stop Looking for Motivation

If you always need to be externally motivated, you're not a lifter. You're a hobbyist. Here's why.

Tip: Hop On, Hop Off Treadmill Sprinting

Crank the incline and get ready to torch some fat. Try this workout made popular by an NFL Combine prep coach.

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Tip: Fix Your Ugly Kettlebell Swing

Want to do a proper kettlebell swing? Get kicked in the junk. Really, that's the perfect form cue. Here's why.

Tip: Train Right for Your Profile Type

Find the type of training that fits your neurological and psychological profile and you'll succeed. Here's how.

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Tip: How to Set Up for the Deadlift

Here are three universal rules for the deadlift that work for just about every lifter.