Dumbbell Exercises

Dumbbell exercises are one way that athletes can build muscle and develop both upper-body and lower-body power. Discover technical keys to dumbbell exercises from the most knowledgeable strength coaches around and learn how you can get faster, stronger and more athletic with our library of STACK content.

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4 Brutal Exercises That Build Bigger Arms

Let's cut to the chase. We all want bigger arms. You love bicep curls and so do I. Bicep curls get bad rap sometimes because if you look at most gyms,...

By: Ben Boudro

5 Floor Press Variations That Will Build Your Bench Press

"How much can you Bench"? is one of the most annoying questions. Conversationally, the bench press and its many variations are one of those go to...

By: Kelvin King Jr.

This Chest Workout Will Test Your Strength and Give You a Serious Pump

Looking for a quick and intense upper body workout? I've been tinkering around with different ways to build the chest, triceps, and shoulders for years...

By: Ben Boudro

Recover From a Tackle or Bodycheck Faster With This Workout

Supersetting Seated, Supine, Side and Prone Exercises with Standing Movements for Enhancing Sports Performance By Jim Carpentier, CSCS In sports,...

By: Jim Carpentier

Get a Ridiculous Arm Pump With this Workout

Who doesn't love a good arm pump? Try this nasty arm workout for the pump of your lifetime. 1A) Close Grip Bench Press 6 Sets x8,8,8,4,4,4 Set up on the...

By: John Papp

Latest Videos in Dumbbell Exercises

Get Faster With Tyson Gay's Swinging Hammer Curls

Learn how the Dumbbell Swinging Hammer Curl helps American sprinter Tyson Gay improve his arm drive for the 100-meter sprint event.

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.

Upper-Body Football Strength With Ben Watson

NFL TE Ben Watson uses a circuit of weight room exercises to strengthen his back, which increases his ability to catch and hold onto the football.

Explosive Training With Ben Watson's Lower-Body Circuit

NFL TE Ben Watson develops strength, endurance and explosiveness with a Lower-Body Circuit that combines weights with plyometrics.

Shoulder Strength Training With Patrick Willis

For peak shoulder strength, San Francisco 49ers linebacker <a href="http://www.stack.com/patrick-willis/"><strong>Patrick Willis</strong></a> performs a superset of Dumbbell Shrugs and Front Raises in the NFL off-season.