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Tip: The Monkey Jump 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.

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Tip: Unilateral Kettlebell Complex

Get shredded with this complex that trains damn near everything and smokes your core as a bonus.

Sandbag-complex

Tip: Sandbag Complex

Sandbags are great training tools, especially when you put a series of exercises together into a complex (use one weight, no rest between exercises).

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Tip: Low Sled Complex

Need to drop some fat, like, really fast? Try this complex. No sled? Just push a weight plate with dumbbells on top.

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Tip: High Sled Push Complex

This unique metcon complex uses unilateral dumbbell exercises combined with sled work to get your heart hammering.

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Tip: Sled Pull Complex 2

This conditioning finisher combines unilateral dumbbell movements with sled work. And yes, it'll get you shredded.

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That expensive salt really isn't worth it. In fact, it could be causing a deficiency. Here's why.

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Tip: Battling Ropes and Side Plank Finisher

This conditioning finisher will not only torch fat, it'll teach you to control your breathing in intense sports or workouts.

Tip: Go Deep With Technique

Are you really mastering a lift or mobility drill? Probably not. Here's why.

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Tip: Barbell Quad-Set

Use this complex as a workout finisher to build your arms and shoulders.

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Tip: Dumbbell and Bench Tri-Set

Maximize workout time by hitting your arms and delts with this quick tri-set.

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Tip: Low Cable Tri-Set for Delts and Arms

Nail your shoulders, biceps and triceps with this series.

Tip: Leg Injury? 2 Ways to Keep Training

Here's how to keep training your upper body when a low-body injury has you sidelined.

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Tip: Push-Up Progressions

Go from zero to hero in six weeks with this progression model.

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Tip: Boot Camp Workout Overview

Here's a video from one of T Nation's boot camps. In this intro, Coach Thibaudeau reviews several awesome training techniques.

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Tip: Dynamic 90-90 Paused Reverse Lunge

Build your legs, set your lungs on fire, and improve hip mobility with this exercise.

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Tip: The 2-Barbell Farmer's Walk

This variation of the farmer's walk ramps up the core, lat, and grip work required. Give it a shot.

One-arm-cable-row

Tip: One-Arm Cable Row

Supplement your barbell and dumbbell rows with this great back training variation that also hits the core and even the glutes.

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Tip: The Bench & Chin-Up Warrior Challenge

If you like pressing and pulling more than jogging on a treadmill, give this a shot.

The-sled-press

Tip: The Sled Press

Boost your pressing frequency with this. With no eccentric component, the nervous system is spared. Great for off days or deloads.

Tip: Give Barefoot Training Another Shot

Barefoot training and minimalist shoes were a big trend a few years ago, but everyone made one big mistake.

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Tip: Extended Sets for Triceps

Get the best pump of your life and trigger new muscle growth with the extended set method.

Tip: How to Autoregulate Your Diet

Are you controlling your diet or is it controlling you? Here's how to use autoregulation to avoid becoming a slave to your diet.