Probably not. Here's why, plus a better exercise for most lifters.
Here's how to get your hips moving properly and blast through deadlifts, pull-throughs, RDL's, and kettlebell swings.
You really want to know? Paul Carter has some life advice for you, and also some bodybuilding advice.
Build bigger, stronger pecs by avoiding this exercise combo.
The squat is a great exercise, no doubt. But research shows that, for bodybuilding, it misses a lot of leg muscles. You need these exercises too.
We asked our pros and experts about their favorite workout tools and accessories. We got some surprising answers.
The O-lifts are getting more popular, but some folks are jumping into them too fast. Here's how to know if you're ready.
Trying to build muscle or get stronger? Here's why you won't, unless you stop it with this stuff.
Some biceps exercises look different but actually stimulate the muscles the exact same way, making them redundant. Here's what to avoid.
This new version of an age-old powerlifting exercise will really sizzle that backside.
Supersets are great for bodybuilding, if you plan them wisely. Check out this new science.
Science shows there's a definite advantage to one, but it all depends on how long you've been training.
Nothing says strength and power like big traps. Sadly, most people are training them wrong. Here's the best advice from 13 top coaches.
Good movement, but not for most people. And it's the worst squat for leg growth. Here's why.
Are your workouts working? It can be tough to track muscle gains, and the scale alone falls short. Here are nine ways to track your growth.
Either they're trying to look more advanced than they are or they're just trying something they saw on TV. Either way, this is bad business.
Do selfie-obsessed fitness chicks hold the secret to building muscle? The glute girls do. Here are 8 things you can learn from them.
Not interested in learning the full O-lifts? Build athleticism and power anyway with these two easier-to-learn exercises.
Music can power your workout to new heights, but the wrong kind can trash your nervous system.
All you need to do is diet and you'll have abs, right? Not really. It's a bit more nuanced than what your favorite meme says. Here's why.
Get bigger, get leaner, and build strength without overhauling your whole dang life. Make these simple changes and tweaks.
Here's an easy way to improve your curl form, lift more weight safely, and trigger more hypertrophy.
Overtraining exists, and you can't out-eat it or out-sleep it. Most lifters have the wrong idea about what overtraining is. Here are the facts.
A new study shows that these goofy masks make everything about your workout less effective. Here's why.
This movement is often used as a regression in functional fitness classes. Problem is, it doesn't do much of anything. Here's why.