It's a common mistake. Here's what it looks like and how to fix it.
This is so obvious, so essential, that many lifters tend to overlook it.
Don't let the fitness police keep you from doing this safe and proven strength-building lift.
Know this law. Get better results from your training. Check it out.
The vastus medialis muscle often lags behind in strength. Use this exercise to bring it up and prevent injuries.
Yes, your workout needs structure. But it also needs to be flexible, which often leads to more gains. Here's why and how to do it.
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.
No, not three dumbbells, dummy, but an overhead press performed with three different techniques without rest. Check it out.
This knee-friendly variation is great for your quads, glutes, and hamstrings.
The science of the ripple effect, plus some controversial research on why couples either get fat or stay lean.
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.
Oddly, this common food additive is shunned in this country but it has a host of positive benefits.
Elevate the front foot with a step and go deep on this one. Rack grip shown, but you can also hold the dumbbells down at your sides.
Probably, but a new study says that we might be way overthinking it. Check it out.
Well, sort of. The weighted blanket trend is on the rise. Here's why you should consider it.
Take a bodybuilding exercise, mix in an athletic movement and what do you get? A new way to add size to your shoulders and traps.
Everyone thinks they use great form. They don't. Here are some weird ways your body is telling you your form sucks.
A big new study tells us what we've all wanted to hear about food and dieting. Strap on the feed bag!
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.
All you need is big balls. Actually, just one big ball. Check it out.
Here's how to make two staple shoulder exercises even better.
Do a split squat, then only come about three-fourths of the way up. Hold that position for 3 seconds before lowering. Great for the glute medius and minimus.
Ramp up this powerlifting accessory exercise with a band to add resistance at the waist and cue yourself to get the hips through. Great for glutes.
Pretend you're standing on a clock and finish off leg day with 3 sets of 10 (each leg).