The RDL is a staple lift, but not if you suck at it. Here's how to make it work for you.
The compound exercise attacks a weak core, improves performance, and stimulates muscle growth. It also prevents injury and builds a rock-solid physique.
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Grab a stick and run through these quick drills to get your shoulders ready for heavy, safe lifting.
This walking lunge variation triggers more muscle growth while sparing your joints and lower back. Check it out.
This is a brutal triceps builder. Start with a 2-board close-grip press for 5 reps, then a 3-board for 5 reps, then a 5-board for max reps. The shortening ROM allows you to fatigue and keep going.
Do 4 sets of 15 reps. On the first 10 reps of a set, do normal curls. On the last 5 reps of each set, switch to hammer curls.
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Add a band and use a slow, controlled, partial range of motion to keep tension on the abs.
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Do this oblique stretch before and after training and feel awesome. Check it out.
Improve upper back rotation and posture with this simple drill. Do 10 reps per side twice a day.
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This variation of the ab rollout is intense because you spend more time in the toughest part of the movement.
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A bar takes the ab rollout to the next level. Try a wide grip to hit the chest and shoulders as well as the abs. Have a super strong core? Narrow the grip.
If you can do dozens of regular ab wheel rollouts, try this method for even better core strength.
Ditch the ab wheel and give this a shot. It's more challenging due to the increased range of motion.
Place a firm ball under the posterior delt. Lift the arm for 15 to 45 seconds.
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Try this bodyweight exercise for glutes and hams. Keep the hips up throughout the whole set. Walk your legs out at an angle, like a V.
Keep these rules in mind for every lift and you'll make more gains and keep your joints healthy.