Workout Equipment Articles

Training tools help athletes train and compete more safely and effectively, adhere to workout regimens, receive complete and accurate feedback and create additional challenges. Tools that athletes use on a regular basis include workout equipment (e.g., barbells, physioballs), sports equipment (e.g., baseball bats, football helmets) and devices that monitor, supplement and intensify training (e.g., heart rate monitors, watches, GPS devices and training apps). Get information on the leading exercise equipment, training tools and devices, and learn how to benefit from them to improve your athletic performance.

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REVIEW: Harbinger Padded Real Leather Lifting Straps

Have you ever had lifting straps cut into your wrists when lifting heavy weight? Or no matter how tightly you wrap the bar, the straps always seem...

Short on Workout Equipment? Try These Tips, Part 3

Money doesn't grow on trees, so I am back to share five more ways to perform exercises when your facility is missing some workout equipment. Be sure to...

SURVIVING SEALFIT: Inside the Devil's Backpack: The Only 5 Things You Need to get a Hellishly Hard Workout Anywhere

When you're following a Navy SEAL-inspired training program, nothing becomes more clear than the fact that you don't need a lot of stuff to get a...

A Simple Home Gym Setup and Workout

Although going to a gym is great, you should have your own home gym equipment as well. There may be times that you can't make it to the gym before it...

Fitbit Surge vs. Charge HR: Which One Is Right for You?

Fitbit was kind enough to send over some samples of their new products—the Surge and the Charge HR. A couple STACK staffers tested the wearable ...

Short on Workout Equipment? Try These Tips, Part 2

no equipment workout. Money doesn't grow on trees and therefore we can't all have perfect training facilities. However, if you use your imagination and...

Short on Workout Equipment? Try These Tips

(workout equipment) My first college strength and conditioning job was at a small Division 2 school with less than 1,000 students. I worked with ten...

A Better Foam Roller: the enso Roller by EvoFit, Reviewed

We're all built differently, so why do all foam rollers seem to look alike? With their long cylindrical shape, they allow you to massage out knots i...

The Most Overrated Equipment in the Gym

Walking around the gym and looking at all the workout equipment can make your head spin! So many choices of what to use, however not all of its as...

Weight Room Debate: Should You Wear Lifting Gloves?

If you see callouses not just as rough patches of skin, but as badges of honor, you probably wouldn't even consider wearing lifting gloves in the we...

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