Triceps

If the biceps are the show muscles, the triceps are the go muscles. They let you extend your arms—when batting or swinging, for example—and building strong triceps are crucial for athletes. Get exercise instruction from top pro and college strength coaches and learn all-new ways to train the triceps.

Latest in Triceps

How to Do Dips the Right Way

Dips are a bodyweight exercise that develops the triceps and other upper-body muscles. The exercise begins when you hold on to parallel bars with your...

By: Andy Haley

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

This Chest Workout Builds Muscle Mass and Power

If you can't tell by now, I'll just go ahead and say it: I love chest day. Haha, There are so many different ways to get a good chest workout in but...

By: Ben Boudro

Dwight Howard's Strength Coach Provides the Best Upper-Body Exercise for Athletes

Create your athletic dominance with this go to exercise. I've trained some of the most powerful athletes in the world and this exercise is a must to...

By: Bryan Meyer

Get a Ridiculous Arm Pump With this Workout

Who doesn't love a good arm pump? Try this nasty arm workout for the pump of your lifetime. 1A) Close Grip Bench Press 6 Sets x8,8,8,4,4,4 Set up on the...

By: John Papp

Latest Videos in Triceps

Perfect the Tricep Pushdown With Peyton Manning

In this football training video, Peyton Manning performs drop sets of Tricep Pushdowns with Coach Will Bartholomew to increase his strength for football.

Scott Stallings Resisted Push-Up-DB Curl Superset

PGA Tour player Scott Stallings performs a Band Diamond Push-Up and Zottman Dumbbell Curl combo lift with coaching by Kurt Hester, national director of training for D1 Sports.

Women's Lacrosse Plyo Push-Up

In this women's lacrosse training video, Speed Strength Systems owner Tim Robertson coaches the Plyo Push-Up and explains how this movement will improve lacrosse performance.

Premier Volleyball Swing Through Exercise

The Premier Volleyball team performs the Swing Through, a bodyweight exercise for strengthening the triceps and improving core and shoulder stability.

Josh Cribbs Trains for Upper-Body Explosiveness

Cleveland Browns multi-purpose weapon Josh Cribbs shares his Bench Press secrets and explains why the lift is a staple of his off-season training program.