Back

If all you're doing is Benching, you're training for the beach, not your team. Developing the muscles of the back are crucial for developing functional strength, or strength you can use. Athletes need to be in balance, and STACK has exercises from top college teams like the Oklahoma Sooners and elite athletes like Drew Brees to help you develop your back.

Latest in Back

This Weightlifting Hack Builds a Stronger Back

When it comes to improving shoulder function and shoulder health a key factor is strong and efficient upper back and lat muscles. This is critical for...

By: Joel Seedman

Build Strong Rear Delts With the Bent-Over Lateral Raise

As I do with all of my articles I try to make an effort to make my content applicable to the sports performance world. This subject is probably more...

By: Andy Haley

The Most Important Muscles Your Workout Overlooks

You should be training your rear delts several times a week to improve your shoulder health. Ironically, they're among the most neglected muscle group...

By: Andy Haley

5 Ways Everyone Screws Up Barbell Rows

The Barbell Row, or Barbell Bent-Over Row, is a strength exercise that works the back muscles. It's a challenging lift to perform, but it's one of...

By: Andy Haley

Why Baseball Players Need to Prioritize Back Strength

There are two very important reasons for baseball players to include back training into their strength and conditioning program – injury prevention and...

By: Jon Drees

Latest Videos in Back

Ricky Rubio: Get a Stronger Back with Eccentric Pull-Ups

Watch NBA star Ricky Rubio perform Eccentric Pull-Ups to build a strong back.

Elite Performance With Mike Boyle: How to Fix a Tight and Immobile Back

In this episode of STACK Elite Performance, Mike Boyle shows you how to fix a tight back.

Build a Strong Back with Celebrity Sweat

In this episode of Celebrity Sweat, Eric the Trainer shows you how to build a broad back with arm rotation exercises.

Todd Durkin's World-Class Workouts: Timed Pull-Up Challenge

How strong is your back? Find out with Todd Durkin's Timed Pull-Up Challenge and tweet your results to <ahref="http://twitter.com/stackmedia" target="_blank">@STACKMedia</a>.

Elite Performance with Mike Boyle: How to Fix Back Pain

In this episode of STACK Elite Performance, Mike Boyle shows you three different exercises that will alleviate back pain and increase hip mobility.