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5 Best Stretches to Reset Your Body After Sitting for Several Hours

The amount of time spent sitting has reached an all time high in today's society. Between working at a desk, commuting, watching TV, and texting, it's...

Build Strong Rear Delts With the Bent-Over Lateral Raise

As I do with all of my articles I try to make an effort to make my content applicable to the sports performance world. This subject is probably more...

Build Upper-Body Strength and Size With 4 Chain Exercises

Ever wonder what the chains hanging on the wall in your gym or weight room are for? Exercises with chains can be a great tool for advanced trainees...

This Weightlifting Hack Builds a Stronger Back

When it comes to improving shoulder function and shoulder health a key factor is strong and efficient upper back and lat muscles. This is critical for...

This Modification Makes Russian Twists Way More Effective (and Safer!)

The Russian Twist is a popular core exercise that improves oblique strength and definition. The exercise, typically performed with a medicine ball, in...

6 Upper-Back Stretches That Improve Mobility and Reduce Pain

6 ESSENTIAL UPPER BODY MOBILITY DRILLS If you are a trainer or coach then you will more than likely be pretty well versed about the role of the thoracic...

'Neutral Spine' Defined: How Your Back Should Be Positioned When You Lift Weights

A neutral spine refers to the ideal spinal position you should try to maintain all day, every day. Whether you're an athlete or a desk worker, knowi...

5 Must-Do Mobility Exercises for Baseball Players

Over the course of a long season it is important to maintain proper shoulder mobility. The repetitiveness from throwing tightens up the shoulder and...

Lee Boyce's Tips for Perfecting the Dumbbell Single-Arm Row

Lee Boyce Coaches The Single-Arm Row Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a6bfyZR1_8c The single-arm dumbbell row is a very common and popularly...

Try the Lat Pullover Exercise for a Bigger and Stronger Upper Body

There are some exercises that are useless and some which are the foundation of our training regime. There are also exercises that are forgotten....

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