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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.

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Tip: The Motorcycle Row for Bigger Lats

Shake up your back training with this exercise variation that really targets the lats.

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: Effective Training vs. Circus Acts

Is your workout designed just to make you tired and keep you entertained, or is it designed to make you better? Here's the difference.

Tip: A Good Diet Goes Goofy

It started out as a fine idea, at least for very overweight people, then things got weird.

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Tip: Deadlift Split Squats for Quads and Core

This old-school move has been all but forgotten. Too bad, it's one of the best split squat or lunge variations. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Your PR Isn't That Important

Are you strong enough?

Tip: Isolation Exercises vs. Big Lifts

What's best for muscle growth? Here are some insights.

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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.

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Tip: Master the Extreme Range Split Squat

Not only is this is a great exercise the lower body, it'll also improve your squat. Here's how.

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Tip: The Front Raise Complex for Big Delts

For complete shoulder development, don't forget the anterior delts. This complex with light them up.

Tip: Do the Double Barbell Press

It looks crazy, but it'll build your delts and overhead strength like nothing else.

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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.

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Tip: Do the Front Deadlift, Activate the Nervous System

Do this before your regular deadlift session and you'll perform better. Or just do it for bigger, stronger traps and lats. Here's how.

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 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: Interval Training Workouts for the Rower

These two routines are not only fat incinerators, they'll also help to build your glutes and quads. Check 'em out.

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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.

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Tip: Lean Away for Wider Delts

Make the lateral raise work even better with this simple modification.

Tip: Build Even More Muscle With Dips

All you need is a band and the ability withstand excruciating pain. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: Eccentric Isometrics for Squats

Do squats hurt, and not in a good way? This drill will help you fix your squat mechanics and technique.

Tip: One Move For Better Flexibility

Here's a simple drill that'll make your back and lower body feel better and even boost your squat numbers.

Tip: Master the Double Under

Avoid these 5 mistakes, skill up, and replace your boring cardio. Here's how.