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You're Hurt - You're Not Dead

Injured? That doesn't mean your workouts should consist of channel surfing. Here are some great heavy-weight exercises you can still do.

Weird Workouts That Really Work

Shake up your training with Tabata for biceps, eccentric roll-outs for abs, and speed push-ups.

Unconventional Workout - Abs

Still doing three sets of crunches for abs before leaving the gym? Check out this article for a new approach to the coveted six-pack.

  • Abs
  • Ugly Ab Training

    Forget about trying to build pretty abs with crunches. Instead, build nasty-strong abs and they'll look great too. Here's how.

  • Abs
  • Triple Threat Core Training

    Properly bracing your abs can immediately boost your strength. Combine that trick with three core exercises and you've got high performance and great abs.

    Total Core Training for Lifters

    To train the core musculature properly, you need to do the right exercises at the right time. Here's your complete guide.

    To Crunch or Not to Crunch

    Experts say crunches are worthless and bad for the back. Are they right? Here’s the real science.

    Tip: Two Ways to Train Abs with Bands

    Abs and obliques need resistance to get strong. Here are two exercises you can do anywhere.

    Tip: Try This Gut-Punch of an Ab Exercise

    This ab exercise will make you feel like you just got a fist in your breadbasket, but it'll really build your abs.

    Tip: The Upper-Body Exercise You're Missing

    Add this to your training and boost your upper-body strength, core strength, and even your bench press PR.

    Tip: The Right Way to Do Hanging Leg Raises

    Great exercise, if you do it correctly. You're probably not.

    Tip: The Right and Wrong Way to Cable Crunch

    Wickedly effective ab exercise, if you're doing it correctly. You're probably not. Here's the definitive guide.

    Tip: The One-Arm Press Test

    Have you become neuromuscularly complacent? Try this core strength test and find out.

    Tip: The New Ab Shredder Workout

    This has been a favorite of figure competitors for years now. Here's a couple new ways to do it.

    Tip: The Most Challenging Core Exercise

    Abs. Chest. Shoulders. Lats. This tough exercise hits them all. Can you do it?

    Tip: The Hanging Windshield Wiper for Abs

    Already have a strong core? Get it even stronger with this advanced exercise while also targeting your obliques.

    Tip: The Gymnastic Exercise You Need to Master

    Master the hollow body hold, then ramp it up with these 3 advanced variations for lifters.

    Tip: The GHD Sit-Up – Dangerous or Awesome?

    This CrossFit favorite is getting more popular. Is it safe and effective? Well, it depends. Here's what you need to know.

    Tip: The Full-Body Core Exercise

    Here's a high-tension ab exercise that trains a lot more than just your core.

    Tip: The Core Strength Party Trick

    Test your core strength. Build your core strength. Impress your friends at parties. Here's how.

    Tip: The Coolest Exercise With the Most Benefits

    Master the L-sit to handstand to strengthen your core, build triceps, and keep your shoulders mobile.

    Tip: The Complete Guide to Ab Wheel Rollouts

    There are two correct ways to do this exercise, then there's the way most people do it. Know the difference.

    Tip: The Complete Ab Exercise

    This movement builds core strength, nails the abs, and even hits those hard-to-reach serratus muscles.

    Tip: The Cable Chop for Abs

    Good core exercise, if you do it right. Here's how most people get it wrong.

    Tip: The 5 Best Ab Exercises for Athletes

    Build a strong core that not only looks good, but makes you a better athlete. Here's how.