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'Neutral Spine' Defined: How Your Back Should Be Positioned When You Lift Weights

A neutral spine refers to the ideal spinal position you should try to maintain all day, every day. Whether you're an athlete or a desk worker, knowi...

By: Andy Haley

3 Less Common Kettlebell Exercises That Can Benefit Everyone

The Kettlebell is a beloved staple piece of equipment in nearly every gym across the world. The versatility and effectiveness of Kettlebell exercises...

By: Justin Ochoa

Why Weak Feet and Ankles Can Ruin Your Strength and Speed (And How to Fix Them)

Let's face it: You never train your feet or ankles. That's not necessarily your fault, since the vast majority of training programs don't include foot...

By: Andy Haley

5 Back-Friendly Exercises That Build Your Glutes and Hamstrings

In the previous installment, I detailed knee-dominant exercises athletes dealing with back pain can use to build lower body strength while staying...

By: Yunus Barisik

5 Warning Signs That You Have a Back Injury

Pro CrossFit is an amazing thing to watch. People with what look like superhuman bodies perform lifts and feats that defy the imagination. It requires...

By: Dr. Christopher J Centeno