Most people think the bench press builds the best pecs. Well, most people are wrong. The dip is better. And it can be a great triceps exercise as well, if you do it right.
Whether you're a powerlifter working on posterior chain strength or a figure competitor working on a great butt, the pull-through is awesome. Here's how to do it.
It's nasty and uncomfortable, but it'll make you bigger and stronger. Here's how to do it.
Top deadlifters know how to use a belt to stay safer and lift heavier. Here are two common mistakes to avoid.
Everyone knows how to curl, right? Wrong. Here's how to really curl to build your biceps.
Several technique mistakes can be fixed with this simple trick.
Heard of dry needling? Thinking about trying it? Here's what it looks like and what it can do for you.
Most lifters over-pull when doing pull-ups and lat pulldowns. Here's why that's not good and what the movement should look like.
The muscle snatch is the best Olympic-style lift for those who just want to get bigger and stronger. It's also easy to learn. Here's how to do it.
Most people, including coaches, are doing their push-ups incorrectly. (That's how they can get so many reps.) Here's how to do them right.
If you’re going to self-treat your lower back, do it the smart way. Here’s what to avoid and what to do instead
If your goals include building a big chest, developing power, and improving your bench press, this is the superior way to do push-ups.
Lifters often suffer from tight hip flexors. And most of them are stretching them wrong. Here’s the right way.
Starting the bar from a dead position on the bench press will make you stronger and bigger. Here's how.
Biceps looking deflated? Combine these two training methods to get them growing again.
Do you hitch your heavy deadlifts or PR attempts? Use this assistance exercise to fix your problem: weak glutes.
In the deadlift, if you can break the bar off the floor but struggle mid-shin, the problem is likely weak quads. Here's one way to fix it.
Which grip is best for you: clean grip or crossed arms? For most lifters, it's neither. It's the strapped method.
Here's a smart way to build biceps that manipulates leverages, allowing you to extend the set and target different muscle fibers.
If you have trouble locking out the deadlift, it could be a low back problem. Here's how to strengthen every portion of that weak link.
If the bar is slipping out of your hands on the deadlift, your grip isn't strong enough. But since grip strength is mostly neural, it doesn't take long to see drastic improvements if you work on it.
Christian Thibaudeau performs snatch high pull from blocks with 180 kg.
See John Meadows, Dave Tate and Mark Dugdale go through a brutal squat workout. Lots of technique discussed.
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Christian Thibaudeau teaches three different hand positions for the front squat, making the exercise doable for everyone.