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Why The Reverse Crunch Is Your Shortcut to Six-Pack Abs

Reverse Crunches are a much better use of your time than traditional Crunches. Traditional Crunches put unnecessary pressure on your spine. Reverse...

By: Brandon Hall

Rotational Chops: The Key to Increasing Your Throwing and Swinging Power

In order to improve rotational power, which is essential for any rotational athlete (that includes you who only plays golf on weekends), it has to first...

By: Chris Cooper

'Neutral Spine' Defined: How Your Back Should Be Positioned When You Lift Weights

A neutral spine refers to the ideal spinal position you should try to maintain all day, every day. Whether you're an athlete or a desk worker, knowi...

By: Andy Haley

5 Must-Do Mobility Exercises for Baseball Players

Over the course of a long season it is important to maintain proper shoulder mobility. The repetitiveness from throwing tightens up the shoulder and...

By: Matt Van Sumeren

How to Foam Roll Your Shoulders to Relieve Pain and Improve Range of Motion

Many athletes foam roll their lower bodies, but neglect the upper half. (Learn how to foam roll your upper back.) That's a missed opportunity because ...

By: Nick Tumminello

Latest Videos in Spine

Improve Hip Mobility With NFL RB Ryan Mathews

San Diego Chargers feature back Ryan Mathews performs a Scorpion exercise to improve hip mobilization, with coaching by corrective exercise specialist Scott Mitchell.

Core Activation With NFL RB Ryan Mathews

As part of his NFL Combine training, San Diego Chargers first-round selection Ryan Mathews performs a Core Activation series of Side Planks and Prone Cobras with coaching by corrective exercise specialist Scott Mitchell.

World's Greatest Stretch With Athletes' Performance NFL Draft Class

Education performance specialist Nick Winkelman takes the NFL Draft class at Athletes' Performance through the World's Greatest Stretch as part of the movement prep series.