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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.

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Tip: Your Feelings Don't Matter

Not feeling motivated? Here are three ways to snap out of it and throw some iron around.

Tip: To Get Strong, Be the Weakest Guy in the Gym

Sounds contradictory, but it's true. Here's why.

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Tip: The 2/1 Technique, Leg Press

With the 2/1 technique, you lift the weight using two limbs and lower the weight with one limb. Here's how it looks.

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Tip: The 2/1 Technique, Leg Extension

Finish off your next leg day with a few sets of these. This is a great technique if your main goal is muscle growth.

Tip: Stop Looking for Motivation

If you always need to be externally motivated, you're not a lifter. You're a hobbyist. Here's why.

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Tip: Fix Your Ugly Kettlebell Swing

Want to do a proper kettlebell swing? Get kicked in the junk. Really, that's the perfect form cue. Here's why.

Tip: Train Right for Your Profile Type

Find the type of training that fits your neurological and psychological profile and you'll succeed. Here's how.

Tip: Interval Training Workouts for the Rower

These two routines are not only fat incinerators, they'll also help to build your glutes and quads. Check 'em out.

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Tip: Lean Away for Wider Delts

Make the lateral raise work even better with this simple modification.

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Tip: Eccentric Isometrics for Squats

Do squats hurt, and not in a good way? This drill will help you fix your squat mechanics and technique.

Tip: One Move For Better Flexibility

Here's a simple drill that'll make your back and lower body feel better and even boost your squat numbers.

Tip: Master the Double Under

Avoid these 5 mistakes, skill up, and replace your boring cardio. Here's how.

Tip: High Tension Curls for New Arm Growth

Trigger hypertrophy in your stubborn biceps using this trick.

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Tip: The World's Greatest Stretch

Do this on the your next off day to move better and feel better.

Tip: Make Pullovers More Effective

Build your lats by tweaking the classic pullover. Here's how.

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Tip: Treating Glute and Piriformis Pain

Feeling butt hurt? Like literal butt hurt? Stop rolling on a lacrosse ball to target the piriformis. Here's a better way.

Tip: The Plank for Strong People

Planks are pretty easy once you're beyond the newbie stage. Here's how to ramp them up.

Tip: A Better Way to Build Pecs

Make this chest-building staple even more effective. Here's how.

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Tip: How to Zercher Squat

It's nasty and uncomfortable, but it'll make you bigger and stronger. Here's how to do it.

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Tip: 2 Weight Belt Mistakes

Top deadlifters know how to use a belt to stay safer and lift heavier. Here are two common mistakes to avoid.

Tip: 3 New Ways to Build Abs

Here's an easy way to strengthen your abs. And a hard way. And a ridiculously hard way. Take a look.

Tip: Do Tom Platz Iso-Holds for Gains

Here's a new twist on a classic muscle building trick that makes it even more brutal and effective. Check it out.

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Tip: The Right Way to Curl

Everyone knows how to curl, right? Wrong. Here's how to really curl to build your biceps.

Tip: The Most Awful Way to Do Burpees

As if these things weren't taxing enough, here's a new variation to try.