Burn fat and strengthen your core at the same time with this full-body routine.
Here's a full-body farmer's walk workout that burns fat and increases metabolic conditioning.
Intensity, volume, density, quality. All can be used for progression, and the one you choose needs to be somewhat instinctive. Info here.
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Don't let the fitness police keep you from doing this safe and proven strength-building lift.
The vastus medialis muscle often lags behind in strength. Use this exercise to bring it up and prevent injuries.
The bar placement in the Zercher squat makes it a lot easier to activate the core and control the low back and pelvis. A straight bar without chains will work too.
The key is that it's not a bounce; it's a one-second pause. Tension is maintained and the bar is lowered under control.
Do this for only one set at the very end of your triceps workout. First iso-hold 20 seconds, second 15 seconds, last hold for 10 seconds.
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Strengthen your spinal erectors, get stronger in all the big lifts. Do 3 sets of 10-12 reps once a week using light weight.
Pretend you're standing on a clock and finish off leg day with 3 sets of 10 (each leg).
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Yes, this is very advanced. First master the plank and the single-arm plank before trying it on rings with added load.
If you could only choose one exercise to train your core, it should be the single-arm plank.
For this intensity technique, do the concentric part of the exercise on your own, then have your training partner push down during the negative as you resist.
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Stubborn rear delts? Punish them until they grow with this 100 rep drop set. Use partials at first, then full range on the last drop.
Here's why everyone needs to add some higher-rep sets to their workouts.
Blow out all your air on the way down and contract hard. Do 10-12 reps.
For the experienced lifter, this effective training method allows you to build strength without all the risky 1RMs.
Also called the Bradford press, this continuous tension movement is a great delt-day finisher.
Two great mobility drills combined into a fast, effective warm-up.
The thoracic extensors stabilize the spine during squats and deadlifts. Try these accessory exercises to strengthen them.