Build more muscle with lateral raises and front raises. Here's how.
Get more lat recruitment from chin-ups and pull-ups with these cues: 1. Chest to bar. 2. Squeeze a tennis ball between your shoulder blades.
Finish off your lats with 3 sets of 3-5 reps. Lower slowly and under control to trigger growth-inducing muscle damage.
With this tougher variation of the inverted row, you'll get a massive contraction in the back muscles. Give it a shot.
Adding bands to trap bar rows increases the tension at the top, frying your lats and upper back... in a good way.
Use time under tension and these exercises to build core strength that transfers into real-world athleticism.
The subtle shift in hand and arm position on the lowering phase will crank up the challenge and the strength and muscle gains.
Prepare your shoulders for heavy lifting with this tri-set.
Do this drill before training your back. It'll fix those tight pecs which make it difficult to recruit your upper back muscles.
Looks like partials aren’t so bad after all. Here’s how and why you should start adding them to your squats.
Joints hurting? CNS fried? Here's how to intelligently train the bench, deadlift, and squat to keep the gains coming.
Strength athletes train their crushing grip strength, but often neglect pinch grip strength. Here are some new ways to train it.
This lift can be used as a tool to train for strength and mobility, along with overall health of your muscles and joints.
Build and strengthen your yoke, without risking injury. Here's how.
Some lifters have great mobility, but low control when it comes to squats. Here's what they need to know.
The wrist roller is a proven grip and forearm builder. Ramp up the time under tension by standing on a step. Shoot for 30-60 seconds of constant tension.
For wide delts, overload the top half of this exercise with bands. Or use dumbbells plus bands. Drop the bands upon failure to extend the set.
Not many lifters follow all five of these... and maybe that's why big arms are pretty rare. Check out the list here.
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.
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.
This three-part mechanical drop will have your lats, upper back, and arms begging for mercy.
Getting stuck at the bottom of your bench press? Use this technique to build bottom-up strength.
This exercise is great for quad hypertrophy, if you do it right. And it's great for boosting squat and deadlift strength. Take a look.
Not every tough workout has to involve a barbell. Try this complex.