Bodyweight Exercises

Muscular strength is key for speed, power and athletic performance and elite athletes regularly perform workouts with the goal to improve their strength. When not pushing, pulling or lifting external weight in the form of barbells, dumbbells, kettlebells and med balls, the pros employ bodyweight exercises to effectively target the muscles used in competition.

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5 Core Exercises for Advanced Athletes

Core training is one of the most popular terms you will hear thrown around by coaches and athletes, yet many do not fully understand the actual function...

By: Jon Drees

Fix Your Hips in 5 Minutes

Sitting at a desk all day stinks. I sit at a computer writing articles like this one. Many of you are stuck at school in some horribly uncomfortable d...

By: Andy Haley

Oklahoma RB Samaje Perine Got Super Jacked With This 'Deck of Cards' Bodyweight Workout

Samaje Perine has solidified himself as one of the best running backs in the 2017 NFL Draft class. At last week's NFL Combine, the former Oklah...

By: Brandon Hall

Try This Bodyweight Circuit When You Can't Get to the Gym

An at-home bodyweight workout is incredibly beneficial for maintaining overall strength. Bodyweight training is often overlooked for athletes because...

By: Alena Luciani

Tighten Up Your Core With This At-Home Bodyweight Circuit

Hey Ben, how can I really tighten my core? That is a question I hear every day! The truth? Well, it's a lot of things that need to happen. You need a...

By: Ben Boudro