Staying balanced and powerful starts with the core, the collection of muscles around an athlete's lower back and midsection. Train your core with advanced movements or get started with a few beginner-level exercises. STACK will show you the right way to get abs as an athlete and explain how your core can help you perform better in your sport with workouts and tips from the best in the business.
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Whether he's breaking tackles or generating velocity on his passes, Peyton Manning constantly uses his core as he rewrites the NFL record books. Find out how he developed crucial core power with a series of challening exercises.
Unlike the Back Squat and Front Squat, you can perform variations of the Goblet Squat that target your core.