Alternate between chin-ups and push-ups, doing twice as many push-ups. Example: Start with 10 chins and 20 push-ups. Goal: 30 chins, 60 push-ups total.
Lucky enough to have a glute-ham raise machine around? Awesome. Now use it correctly. Here's how.
If you have trouble with proper form on dips, try this variation where you're forced to pull the toes up. It immediately fixes most form problems.
Using chains for dips is not only a good way to add weight, the chains will actually teach proper form on regular dips.
The dead bug is a popular and surprisingly tough core exercise. Once you master it, ramp it up with this variation.
This complex (a series of exercises using the same weight) consists of a 1 clean deadlift, 1 hang clean, 2 front squats, and a jerk.
For this mechanical drop set, you go from the hardest to easiest movement to match your fatigue level: wide flyes, bent-arm flyes, push-ups.
Even if you're just after a beach body, you need to build your foundation. Here are a few metrics to aim for.
This three-part mechanical drop will have your lats, upper back, and arms begging for mercy.
According to this expert, banning performance enhancing drugs doesn't create fairness in sports, and it never will. Here's why.
Not every tough workout has to involve a barbell. Try this complex.
Sandbags are great training tools, especially when you put a series of exercises together into a complex (use one weight, no rest between exercises).
Experienced lifters learned these things by making mistakes. Read this so you won't have to make the same ones.
Consistency is good. But consistent lifting paired with life stress will halt your progress. Here's how to train so you can still make gains.
Need to drop some fat, like, really fast? Try this complex. No sled? Just push a weight plate with dumbbells on top.
This unique metcon complex uses unilateral dumbbell exercises combined with sled work to get your heart hammering.
This conditioning finisher combines unilateral dumbbell movements with sled work. And yes, it'll get you shredded.
Combine sled work with a few dumbbell movements and you'll have the ultimate workout finisher.
That expensive salt really isn't worth it. In fact, it could be causing a deficiency. Here's why.
No fancy sled, no problem. Make your own pulling sled and smoke your legs any time you feel like it.
This conditioning finisher will not only torch fat, it'll teach you to control your breathing in intense sports or workouts.
Are you really mastering a lift or mobility drill? Probably not. Here's why.
From training to nutrition, pro bodybuilder and record-holding powerlifter Amit Sapir lists his top five tips for gains.
One station, three exercises. Give this a shot for bigger biceps, triceps, and delts.