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Tip: Donkey Calf Raise

If your calves are smaller than your forearms, try this forgotten calf builder.

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Tip: 25 Reps to Bigger, Stronger Legs

Warning: This training method is brutal. Here's how to combine heavy weights with growth-producing time under tension.

Tip: Two New Ways to Strengthen Your Core

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

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Tip: The Most Effective Foot & Ankle Exercise

Weak ankles and feet can inhibit the benefits of many lower body exercises. Here's a quick way to strengthen and stabilize them.

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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.

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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?

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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.

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.

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Tip: Increase Tension to Build Bigger Shoulders

Tension builds muscle. Here's how to ramp it up to build your delts.

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: Build Your Abs and Lats with Rollouts

The secret to a good rollout is lat tension. Here's what most people do wrong and how to fix it.

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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.