These stretches are common, but they often lead to even more painful problems. Here's what to do instead.
Only newbies can bring up every lift at the same time. Once you get stronger, you'll have to get smarter. Here's how.
Chest press machines work, but they can also wreck your joints. Here's how to get around that.
Set your ego aside, use better technique, and build traps so big they impair your hearing. Here's how.
Do this for 5-10 minutes per day to ease low back tension and soreness.
Use your EDM as the foundation for planning your workouts. Here's why.
Build strength and set new personal records using compensatory acceleration training. Here's how.
To build strength and muscle, as well as avoid injuries, you must train all six patterns. Does your program include them all?
It can wreck your training... and it makes you look weird. Try these simple drills to fix FHP.
Shoulder pain when bench pressing? Don't stop benching, just try this variation.
If your main goal right now is to build strength, avoid this common mistake.
There's nothing dumber than trying to get stronger without first getting your technique right. Follow these handy guidelines.
What happens to the after-40 lifter? Does this milestone mean you have to train like a grandpa? Not necessarily. But here's what will lengthen your lifting life.
Grab a light band and run through this clever drill. Your shoulders will feel amazing and you'll be ready to smash the heavy weights.
Yes, the evil Smith machine can help you build your chest, but only if you use it wisely. Here's the trick.
You need more than shrugs for big traps. Add one of these four movements to your list.
To get strong, take the minimalist approach. Here's why.
A thumbless grip can help you prevent or work around shoulder issues. Here's how to do it safely and effectively.
Is high-intensity interval training really superior to longer cardio workouts? Here's the science.
It works far better than you would have ever guessed.
A simple, stress-reducing way to burn more calories when you walk.
To get the most out of the bench, you must make it a whole-body lift. Here are four ways to do it.
Overhead barbell presses can restrict joint mobility and mess up your shoulders. Here are five one-arm alternatives that work better.
Do this easy drill daily to fix up your grouchy shoulders and prevent lifting injuries.
The barbell bench press is great, but it's not that great at targeting the pecs. Add these two exercises to chest day to really grow.