Strength Training

Whether you want to get bigger or faster, strength training is an important tool for all athletes to use to help them improve their in-game performance. Lifting weights and supplying your body with proper nutrition and plenty of protein allows for your muscles to grow, which can help provide an edge over the competition. Read up on the latest workouts, trends and tips while you catch up on top NFL, MLB and NBA athletes demonstrating their routines.

Latest in Strength Training

Why Strength Is the Missing Element in Your Speed Workouts

Why Strength is the Missing Element in Your Speed Workouts

By: Rick Scarpulla

Florida State DT Derrick Nnadi Squats 750 Pounds, Proves He's the Strongest Man in College Football

We've already told you about Donte 'Cheetah' Jackson, the LSU cornerback who's likely the fastest player in college football. Now it's time to get ...

By: Brandon Hall

Andrew McCutchen's 9 Tips for Becoming an Elite Baseball Player

Andrew McCutchen knows what it takes. He went from playing on dusty fields in the little town of Fort Meade, Florida, to roaming the outfields of b...

By: Brandon Hall

5 Strength Training Mistakes Too Many Athletes Make

As a strength coach, I work with athletes of all ages and hear all sorts of myths and misconceptions when it comes to exercise. Like most coaches, I'm a...

By: Travis Hash

Push-Up Grip Guide: How Different Hand Positions Change the Exercise

Push-Ups are a great bodyweight exercise because they require no equipment, target several key muscle groups, and effectively build strength and le...

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in Strength Training

STACK Sports Health: Get Rid of Hip Pain During Squats

These two mobility drills will fix hip pinching or pain when squatting.

How UFC Newcomer Bobby Nash Plans to Dominate His Opponents With Superior Conditioning and a Relentless Fighting Style

Bobby Nash has only fought one UFC fight, but plans to use his superior conditioning and work ethic to take the sport by storm.

UFC Fighter Bobby Nash's MMA Strength and Conditioning Workout

Get a behind-the-scenes look at UFC Fighter Bobby Nash's brutal full-body workout that is helping him achieve his goal of becoming the fittest fighter in the UFC.

Build Full-Body Strength With This Superset From UFC Fighter Bobby Nash

UFC Fighter Bobby Nash performs the Iso Arnold Press and Single-Leg RDL to Row to improve his full-body strength.

Improve Your Conditioning and Torch Fat With UFC Fighter Bobby Nash's Brutal Workout Finisher

Strength coach Ben Boudro puts UFC Fighter Bobby Nash through a brutal five-exercise circuit that challenges the entire body, improves conditioning and builds mental toughness.