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Want to dominate your opponent during games? Build muscle and get stronger with the help of STACK's content. Building muscle will help you improve leverage and prevent defenses from taking advantage of you on the court or field. Learn about the importance of proper nutrition and how eating right can help you build muscle to get a leg up on the competition.

Latest in Build Muscle

5 Lower-Body Sled Exercises That Build Strength and Power

Sleds are an incredible tool for any athlete to build strength, power, and conditioning. They are incredibly versatile and can be used for many...

By: John Papp

Sardines: The Incredibly Powerful Superfood You've Probably Been Ignoring

Sardines. They're one of the most disrespected foods in America. There seems to be some sort of psychological hold-up that prevents people from eve...

By: Brandon Hall

Try Zercher Marches for Strong Abs, Stable Hips and Mental Toughness

Building muscle and increasing athletic performance is a very strenuous task. It takes time, lots of hard work and an immense amount of stress on the...

By: Justin Ochoa

35 Triceps Exercises for Jacked Arms and a Strong Bench

The idea to start the Triceps Project originated from me recognizing a lacking body part for me.  My Bench Press numbers were struggling, and I als...

By: Cory Gregory

Deadlift 101: How to Perform the Ultimate Exercise With Flawless Technique

  The Deadlift is a fairly simple exercise. You pick a heavy bar off the ground then put it down again. Yet, it's one of—if not the most—effec...

By: Andy Haley

Latest Videos in Build Muscle

STACK Performance Nutrition With Leslie Bonci: What You Need to Eat to Build Muscle

In this episode of STACK Performance Nutrition, Leslie Bonci affirms what you need to eat to build muscle.

How NaVorro Bowman Builds Bigger Arms

In this football training video, NFL All Pro LB NaVorro Bowman blasts his upper body and arms with a Tricep Extension-Kettlebell Curl superset.

Brandon Jennings DB Push-Up, Row, Reach, Press

Superstar point guard Brandon Jennings performs the Dumbbell Push-Up, Row, Reach, Press as part of his off-season training routine, with coaching by Nate Costa.

How Dustin Pedroia Muscles Up

Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia provides an overview of his off-season training program, which consists of him getting as strong as possible.

Thomas Jones' Dropsets for Bigger Arms

Kansas City Chiefs Pro Bowl running back Thomas Jones reveals his dropset technique for building bigger, stronger arms to protect the ball and absorb contact.