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Stabilizer Muscles: What They Are and Why They're So Important

Stabilizer muscles. It's a term that gets thrown around a lot on the internet—including here on STACK.com—but do you actually know what it mean...

Just Watching LeBron's Ridiculously Difficult Core Exercise Will Make Your Abs Hurt

When LeBron James elevates for a rim-rattling dunk or an electrifying chase-down block, he's producing thousands of watts of power. The ability to gen...

U.S. Open Winner Brooks Koepka Is a Beast Inside the Weight Room

Brooks Koepka claimed his first major championship win on Sunday when he emerged victorious at the 2017 U.S. Open Championship. The 27-year-old Koepka...

The New Type of Elliptical Machine That Burns Fat Faster and Works Your Glutes and Core Harder

The elliptical is a staple of the modern gym. That doesn't mean it's a great machine. While the elliptical is certainly better than nothing, many a...

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...

LeBron James's Playoff Workouts Are Just as Crazy as You'd Expect

LeBron James, playoff edition, has been activated. After allowing the Indianapolis Pacers to race out to a 74-49 halftime lead during Game 3, James...

A Complete Baseball Core Workout

An effective baseball core workout should improve core stability and rotational power. Most professional baseball players possess an above-average—h...

2 Workouts That Will Build an Athletic Core

Make Core Training a 2017 Sports Performance and Fitness Resolution Priority By Jim Carpentier, CSCS Weak abdominal, groin, lower and middle back...

Are You Planking Your Way Into Back Pain?

You might think the Plank exercise is easy. If so, you're probably doing it wrong. If you think being strong means you can hold a Plank for as long...

The Perfect Ab-Carver Pro Will Revolutionize Your Core Training

If your core workout still consists of nothing but Crunches, it's time to step up your game. The Perfect Ab-Carver Pro is here to help. As s...

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