A single "squat day" isn't going to cut it anymore. Bring up your Olympic lifts by starting every workout with squats. Here’s how.
Not everyone was meant to squat deep, but a simple test will tell you how deep you can safely go. And if "butt wink" is a problem, there are easy ways to fix it.
Post-activation potentiation, bottoms-up squats, and smart warm-ups are the keys to a new PR.
When you live in a dangerous world you sometimes need to train in a "dangerous" manner to be ready for it.
Ready to find out what you're made of? Warning: Your momma needs to sign a note before you try these front squat challenges!
The box squat doesn't get all that much respect, but in this match-up, it's the Rocky Balboa of the squat world.
Climb out of that training rut and challenge your muscles and mental fortitude with these old-school squat workouts.
Friends don't let friends squat high, but there's really no point in squatting any deeper than slightly below parallel. Here’s why.
Two anteriorly loaded squat variations, both with benefits and drawbacks. So which is best for you?
A bigger squat requires more squatting. Here's a unique way to squat frequently without burning out or breaking down.
To build up your squat, ignore things you're good at and spend time doing things that make you downright uncomfortable.
Powerlifters have to bench, squat, and deadlift. But what if you just want to impress the ladies when your clothes come off?
Front squatting with a clean grip takes a lot of flexibility and using a cross-grip is dangerous. Here's the solution.
Check out this single-leg movement that provides all the benefits of unilateral work while still allowing you to go heavy.
Doing jump squats will make you powerful while recruiting fast-twitch fibers and giving you dense, muscular legs. Here’s what you need to know.
Busted-up veteran lifters often have to abandon the back squat. But they may not need to. Try these variations to keep the leg growth coming.
Squats rule, but doing hamstring curls first will make your legs even bigger and your squats even stronger. Here’s why.
Always going heavy on the Big 3 can lead to injury and stagnation. Here how to lighten your loads and keep getting better.
Could the Bulgarian squat be better than the King of Exercises? Ben Bruno makes his case.
Targeting weak links builds strength, helps you achieve structural balance, and prolongs your lifting career. Here’s how to do it.
Squats aren't for everyone, at least not right away. Here's how to systematically work your way up to squatting like a champion.
Squat stance, knee flare, bar placement, hip and knee break, foot position. Find out what works best for you.
Everyone says deep squatting is the only way to go. But is that right for your goals? Find out here.
To make fast gains in the squat you have to squat more frequently - a lot more frequently. Here's how to make it work.
Build muscle and shed fat in 20 minutes with this new rest-pause workout... if you don't pass out first.