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One of the most common exercises in weight trying, the Bench Press is key in developing a strong chest, beneficial to any athlete. Whether you're trying to max out, gain mass or just maintain this powerful muscle, STACK is the place to go. Learn different variations and workout routines involving the Bench Press to maximize your results, plus gain training tips and trick from athletes and experts.

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WATCH: An NFL Lineman and a Professional Bodybuilder Go Head-to-Head in This Epic Bench Press Contest

A former NFL offensive lineman and a professional bodybuilder walk into a Bench Press competition. Who wins? That's the question the crew at...

How to Use 'Giant Sets' for Massive Results Inside the Weight Room

Time is the one commodity we can never get back. Therefore, we've got to make the most out of every second—including those spent in the weight ro...

Saquon Barkley Just Demolished the 2018 NFL Combine

Saquon Barkley just proved himself as one of the greatest athletes in NFL Combine history. While we'd heard of Barkley performing some astonishing ...

Break Through Your Training Plateau Quickly With This Simple Programming Trick

If you have been using 5x5 or 3x10 (or any of the popular set and rep schemes for training programs) for an extended period of time, you already know ...

10 Functional, Athletic Barbell Bench Press Alternatives

When your workout plan includes the Barbell Bench Press and time is limited, your patience can be tested when you walk in a gym to find every bench in...

Why Athletes Should Emphasize the Lowering Portion of Weight Training Movements

The word "negative" often implies pessimism and gloom. In the gym, however, performing "negatives" or eccentric reps yields positive sports performanc...

The 3 Best Exercises For Soccer Goalies

During an average match, a goalkeeper can get tested in a variety of ways. Sometimes they're asked to elevate and grab a cross out of the air. Other t...

23 Exercises Proven to Build a Bigger Chest and Enormous Arms

They may often be referred to as "show muscles" or "mirror muscles," but a bigger chest and jacked arms never hurt anybody. Well, they may have hurt s...

How to Master All-Important Functional Movement Patterns

The last thing any athlete wants to be is weak and slow during competition. Even though there are no specific "exercises" that need to be done to have...

6 Exercises to Build Serious Strength That Aren't Squats, Deadlifts or Bench

When talking about strength, most people think of the Big Three lifts (Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift). These are great tools to build strength, but ...

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