Squats may be a physically demanding exercise, but the performance benefits gained by incorporating this lift into your workout is worth the effort. Whether you're working to build pure power, strength, balance or flexibility, there is a Squat variation that will help you achieve your training goal. STACK has everything to help you master the Squat, including how-to instruction for performing the exercise, directions for completing multiple variations of the Squat, and video featuring elite athletes performing the Squat.

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Build Athletic Strength With the Sprinter Stance Squat

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Why Every Gym Should Have a Safety Squat Bar

Safety squat bars are one the best alternatives for the traditional straight barbell. Straight barbells are great and have their place in every gym, but...

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Improve Leg Strength With the Swiss Ball Leg Press

It is obvious the leg press is one of those exercises that are most debated. If your main goal it to load up your quad size through hypertrophy, this is...

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Use the Litvinov Workout to Increase Speed and Power

Last year, I picked up a book I recommend anyone serious about their training / coaching read. This book was Dan John's 'Never Let Go'. In it, Dan...

By: Ruairi ODonnellan