Because you can't build a good body while you're hurt, we asked experts Cressey and Robertson how they'd fix four common injuries.
Forget everything your gym teacher taught you about rehabbing an injury. Here are some controversial approaches to healing fast, starting from the bottom up.
Dan John's been dragging his calloused butt across Terra Firma for a relatively long time, but he only recently realized he'd been wasting a lot of time on assistance exercises and aerobics.
Get shredded and increase your "secret" reflexive strength. But remember, with great abs come great responsibility.
Foam rollers, lacrosse balls, back walking, kettlebells. Can these work as tools to fix tightness and pain? Not when you use them like this. Here's what works better.
Got knee pain? Don’t skip leg day. Use these single-leg lifts to build your legs and strengthen your knees.
Think foam rolling hurts? Try using a tennis ball on trigger points. Here’s how.
Stop listening to uneducated jackasses when it comes to squat depth. You can figure out what's best for your anatomy with these tests. Here's how.
Squats irritating your shoulders? Don't go to the doctor’s office yet. There's a reason it's happening and a way to fix it.
Building strength and symmetrical muscle isn't possible with an asymmetrically aligned physique. Here's how to assess your posture and fix it fast.
A training method that builds muscle five different ways and increases mobility. The only catch? It really hurts. Check it out.
Stretching and mobility aren't the same thing. Here’s what you really need to know to move better and feel better.
Stretching... it doesn't decrease soreness, prevent injury, or even improve your performance. The truth has been stretched too far for too long. Let's put it in its place.
Regular stretching and mobility drills have nothing on this. Stretch with weights and you'll not only increase mobility, you'll get stronger. Here's how.
Get stronger and improve movement quality at the same time with these five exercises.
Wrist pain is common for those who lift big. Kill the pain by strengthening them and adding mobility. Here's what to do.
Do this simple test on your shoulders, apply the easy fixes, and watch as your bench, pull-ups, and press explode.
Do this simple test on your thoracic spine, apply the easy fixes, and watch as your chin-ups, pull-ups, and OH presses explode.
Do your tight muscles need more stretching or just better stretches? Find out here.
Recruit more muscle, build more muscle, and improve your pressing performance, all without pain. Here's how.
Compression wrapping is an inexpensive way to treat those troublesome knees, wrists, and elbows. Here's how to do it.
These popular conditioning exercises can damage tendons, ligaments, and joints. Here are the worst offenders, plus some safer alternatives.
The quick drill will make you stronger, more flexible, and more resilient…instantly. Check it out.
You hear these words all the time, but do you even know what they really mean? It's time to stop it with the nerdy buzzwords and go back to basics. Start here.
Nothing kills your gains like a lifting injury. Here are the four injuries you're most likely to get and how to prevent them.