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Box jumps are great, but most people do them wrong, or for the wrong purpose. Here's what you need to know.

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Tip: Two Simple Ways to Build Bigger Biceps

Two simple adjustments will make your dumbbell curls much more effective. Check 'em out.

Tip: Do This First, Trigger More Muscle Growth

Tap into Type II muscle fibers first in your workout and turn on growth. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: The Crisscross Challenge

Want to really test your bench press and chin-up? Try this!

Tip: You're Doing This Stretch Wrong

Great stretch for tight hips, but easy to do wrong. Here's how to do it right.

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Tip: Do Fall-Outs for Core Strength

Nail your abs and upper body with fall-outs. Here's how.

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Tip: A Tough, Effective Way to Push Press

Do the eccentric accentuated push press. Fancy name, brutal strength exercise.

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Tip: Build Wide Delts with the Iso-Dynamic Lateral Raise

Finish off your shoulder workout with this effective (but painful) exercise technique.

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Tip: How to Feel the Delts Contract

To build big delts, you need to learn to contract your delts. Here's how.

Tip: A Simple Trick for Better Forearms

Do your wrist curls like this for Popeye forearms.

Tip: The Full-Body Core Exercise

Here's a high-tension ab exercise that trains a lot more than just your core.

This Is Why You're Not Jacked

If you want to build muscle, you have to turn on your mind-muscle connection. Here are 5 training strategies that do it.

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Tip: Do Your Rope Pushdowns Kneeling

Want to build your triceps? Get on the floor. Here's why.

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Tip: The Double-Duty Chin-Up

The kneeling rest-pause chin-up builds explosiveness and helps you perfect your form on regular chin-ups. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Do The Gorilla Row

Rows are nonnegotiable in back training. So mix it up a little with this new variation.

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Tip: Master the Single-Arm Bench Press

Strengthen your core and boost your barbell bench press with this exercise.

Tip: Strong Glutes, Healthy Back

You already do the hip thrust for glutes. Now try it like this to spare your back and really build your backside.

Tip: Natural Blood Doping

Boost EPO production and red blood cells with this performance-enhancing plant compound.

Tip: The Key to Strong and Healthy Shoulders

Follow these two steps and you'll not only build strong delts, you'll keep them healthy.

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Tip: Warm-Up With Multi-Directional Plate Lunges

This warm-up drill will make your hips and joints feel awesome and it'll prepare your muscles for the big lifts.

Tip: Avoid These Organic Foods

Some organic foods are worth the extra money... and some definitely aren't. Here's what you need to know.

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Tip: Slow Calf Raises for Fast Growth

Calves won't grow? You're probably going too fast. Hold the bottom position for around 5 seconds and the top for 3.

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Tip: Master the Landmine Press

Stimulate new strength and muscle gains with the angled barbell press. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Make Your Own Almond Milk

The health benefits of store-bought almond milk are questionable. Just make your own. Here's how.

Tip: A New Way to Overhead Press

Fix your form and build your shoulders. Here's how.