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If all you're doing is Benching, you're training for the beach, not your team. Developing the muscles of the back are crucial for developing functional strength, or strength you can use. Athletes need to be in balance, and STACK has exercises from top college teams like the Oklahoma Sooners and elite athletes like Drew Brees to help you develop your back.

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5 Ways to Continue Building Lower-Body Strength Despite Back Pain

Nothing shows a display of strength quite like an impressive Squat or Deadlift. There's just something about throwing some chalk on, stepping up to...

You're Probably Neglecting Your Posterior Chain. Here's How to Train It

To achieve maximum strength levels, you must be well-rounded in your training. Many athletes are quick to train the "beach muscles"—biceps, trice...

How to Deadlift With Flawless Technique

The Deadlift is a fairly simple exercise. You pick a heavy bar off the ground then put it down again. Yet, it's one of—if not the—most effective e...

A Simple Exercise to Fix Bad Posture Fast

What do your average desk jockey and gym rat have in common? At first glance, not much. They eat differently, they train differently and they live ...

10 Best Back Exercises for Building Muscle

The best visual marker of raw power and strength is your back. There, I said it! After centuries of bodybuilders and athletes focusing on their "be...

Why the Push-Up to Renegade Row Can Get You Fit Fast

When it comes to exercises that provide the biggest bang for your buck, it's hard to find a better option than the Push-Up to Renegade Row. The Pus...

Instantly Get Greater Results From Your Dumbbell Rows With This Simple Hack

Row variations can be the backbone of a great strength training program, no pun intended. Many experts now suggest athletes should row 2-3 times th...

Perform These 3 Movements Every Morning to Increase Energy and Athleticism

Every athlete wakes up with aches and pains from their training during the week. The easiest way to fix this issue is to take care of your mobility an...

Destroy Your Imbalances And Become a Superior Athlete With This Warm-Up

Everyone has certain areas they should spend time on to correct and develop. For some it may be hip mobility, others core stability, or maybe it's a s...

7 Chest-Supported Dumbbell Row Variations to Build a Bigger Back

The Chest-Supported Dumbbell Row is my most-programmed pulling exercise. It's a favorite of mine because it's safe, accessible and extremely effective...

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