Some lifters have great mobility, but low control when it comes to squats. Here's what they need to know.
Start with 10 presses and 20 front squats. On the next set, do as many presses as you can, then double that number for front squats. Continue until jacked.
Alternate between chin-ups and push-ups, doing twice as many push-ups. Example: Start with 10 chins and 20 push-ups. Goal: 30 chins, 60 push-ups total.
Lucky enough to have a glute-ham raise machine around? Awesome. Now use it correctly. Here's how.
If you have trouble with proper form on dips, try this variation where you're forced to pull the toes up. It immediately fixes most form problems.
This dip variation not only looks cool, it teaches you to perfect your form and prevent sag on regular dips. Hits your core too.
Using chains for dips is not only a good way to add weight, the chains will actually teach proper form on regular dips.
Do chest dips lead to injury? Yes, if you do them wrong. Here's a quick guide to doing them right.
This complex (a series of exercises using the same weight) consists of a 1 clean deadlift, 1 hang clean, 2 front squats, and a jerk.
For this mechanical drop set, you go from the hardest to easiest movement to match your fatigue level: wide flyes, bent-arm flyes, push-ups.
Even if you're just after a beach body, you need to build your foundation. Here are a few metrics to aim for.
Getting stuck at the bottom of your bench press? Use this technique to build bottom-up strength.
Get stronger from the floor. This exercise combines deficit deadlifts (standing on a plate or platform) with farmers walk handles for a new stimulus.
If your goal is a big bench press, this exercise is essential. Check it out.
Not every tough workout has to involve a barbell. Try this complex.
Looks a bit silly, but it'll fire up your heart rate like nothing else. The monkey jump is the third exercise in this grueling complex.
What do protein, dopamine, cravings, and body fat percentage have in common? Well, everything. Check out the science.
Protect your waistline from high-carb binges with this supplement. Here's how.
Combine sled work with a few dumbbell movements and you'll have the ultimate workout finisher.
There a lot of things to worry about when it comes to your health. Needing to detox isn't one of them. Here's why.
This conditioning finisher will not only torch fat, it'll teach you to control your breathing in intense sports or workouts.
Master this lift and you'll dramatically increase your upper body strength. Take a look.
Do 20 swings. Without rest, drop into a hard-style plank for 10 deep breaths. Repeat for 5-10 rounds as a workout finisher.
Are you really mastering a lift or mobility drill? Probably not. Here's why.