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Develop game-breaking speed with STACK's speed workouts, designed to help you build lower-body power and shave seconds off your time. You can be born athletic, but you can train to get faster. Let STACK show you how.

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The Sprinter's Speed Workout

There is no major team sport for which speed and quickness are not essential skills. If you want to win and be successful in your sport, speed drill...

Metabolic Conditioning With Sprints: Get in Shape Fast

Since sprinting is such an integral part of game time performance, metabolic conditioning with sprints is commonly used to get athletes in shape for...

New Balance Releases Lightest Running Shoes in the World—the RC 5000

Weighing in at a phenomenally light 3.2 ounces (2.5 ounces for the women's model), the New Balance RC 5000 is the lightest running shoe on the marke...

Get Faster: Speed Workouts

Athletes looking to get faster can reach their goal by performing comprehensive, intelligently structured speed workouts on a regular basis. These...

Get Faster: Change of Direction and Agility

The ability to change direction quickly and efficiently is one of the most lethal weapons an athlete can possess. Rarely do athletes cover a ...

Get Faster: Sprinting Technique

Whether you've been blessed with the ability to fly or not, speed can be taught—and thus dramatically improved. It starts with learning and impl...

Increase Speed With 3 Resisted Sprint Drills

Think of the world's greatest athletes, like Chris Johnson, John Wall, Alex Ovechkin or Rafael Nadal. What do they have in common? They're among t...

Stanford Routt's Track-Inspired Football Speed Training

After an off-season that saw the departure of Nnamdi Asomugha, Oakland Raiders fans might have worried about the status of their shutdown secondar...

Boost Recovery With Florida State Cross Country's Light Speed Workout

Florida State Men's Cross Country coach Bob Braman, the 2010 ACC Men's Cross Country Coach of the Year, directs one of the strongest programs in ...

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