Hamstring

Quads may get most of the attention from athletes, but hamstrings are equally important to develop lower-body power. If you want to Squat more? Train your hamstrings. Want to run faster? Hamstrings. Same goes for changing directions, building more overall strength and improving your balance. Don't just focus on one side of the body. Train your hamstrings with workouts from STACK experts.

Latest in Hamstring

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

A Simple 4-Step Process for Perfecting the Kettlebell Swing

The Kettlebell Swing is a jack of all trades. You can build amazing looking hamstring and glutes with the swing. You can unlock your power potential and...

By: Justin Ochoa

Why Improving Flexibility Isn't Always a Good Thing

When writing a strength and conditioning program there are a variety of variables that must be taken into consideration. To set yourself up for...

By: Mike Sirani

Why Your Hamstring Stretching Routine Isn't Working

Chances are you're stretching your hamstrings all wrong. From an early age, you were taught that touching your toes is the key to stretching your hams...

By: Andy Haley

Build Hamstring Strength with These Accessory Exercises

So you know you hamstrings are important for athletic performance and general strength right? Building more hamstring strength can make all the...

By: John Papp