The Mathematics of Determining a Single-Rep Maximum
Hip belt squats are a unique exercise that first caught my attention through two published articles by John McCallum in the March and April, 1970 issues of Strength & Health> magazine (yes, you whipper snappers out there, weight training and/or bodybuilding did exist before the Pumping Iron movie came out).
"What are some of the most radical and perhaps bizarre methods you have ever heard of for increasing strength?"
Climb out of that training rut and challenge your muscles and mental fortitude with these old-school squat workouts.
Sets of 50-100 reps, performed with a minimum number of pauses, can be used to break plateaus, build muscle, or burn fat. Here's how.
Gains stalled out? Try this shock training method and break out of that rut.