Power Clean

Olympic lifts like the Power Clean build muscle and power by training your body to explode upward through triple extension--the simultaneous extension of your hips, knees and ankles. When the Power Clean is performed correctly, it will improve your vertical jump and speed. Learn crucial technique keys from top college programs, professional athletes and strength coaches so that you can train with perfect Power Clean form. Tap into your potential and start moving weight that can help you dominate your sport.

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Cut the Catch: How Not Catching the Bar on Olympic Lifts Unlocks Greater Strength and Power

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Build Full-Body Strength With This Sandbag Workout

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Power Clean Form 101: Perfect Your Form and Build Power

The Power Clean is an explosive full-body exercise that can help any athlete in any sport–if it's performed correctly. But this exercise—like all ...

This 12-Week Training Plan Will Prepare You for Basketball Season

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Freakish Penn State RB Saquon Barkley Power Cleans 405 Pounds and Runs a 4.33 40-Yard Dash

Saquon Barkley looks ready for a historic season. The 5-foot-11, 223-pound Penn State running back recently put up a beastly 405 pounds on the Pow...

Latest Videos in Power Clean

How the U.S. Men's Water Polo Team Develops Upper-Body Strength

Learn the routine used by the U.S. Men's Water Polo Team to develop their upper-body strength.

Improve Rotational Power With the U.S. Water Polo Team

Watch to see how the U.S. Men's Water Polo Team works to improve passing and blocking in the pool with these rotational power exercises.

Power Up With the U.S. Men's Water Polo Team’s Deadlift Routine

Find out why the U.S. Men's Water Polo Team uses this explosive deadlift routine.

Tim Tebow Upper-Body Strength and Power Circuit

NFL QB Tim Tebow performs a circuit of exercises to improve his upper-body strength and power before the upcoming NFL season.

José Bautista’s Med Ball Series for Hitting Power

Three-time Silver Slugger José Bautista performs a series of medicine ball exercises that build the rotational power and technique needed to smash home runs.