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You Can Build Muscle Mass Through Swimming

Swimming is an excellent, low-impact exercise for burning calories and getting fit. It's ideal for those with injuries, joint problems or other issues...

Basketball Off-Season Workout: Strength and Size

If you've spent any time talking with a strength coach—or browsing the articles on STACK.com—you understand that it's critical to focus your train...

How to Master Your Clean and Jerk Form

The Clean and Jerk is one of the two lifts that athletes compete in at the Olympic Games. It's also a potent exercise for developing total-body power....

Get Your Blood Flowing and Give Your Body a Pump With This Quick EMOM

Welcome to the EMOM CRAZE. More often than not, you see traditional EMOMS (every minute on the minute) in which you perform a few exercises on the ...

5 Fantastic Biceps Exercises You're Probably NOT Doing

Did you get your tickets? To what you ask? To the gun show of course. All kidding aside, we're going to pick five of the best biceps exercises t...

10 Bulgarian Split Squat Workout Routines You Can Do from Home

I was anticipating this routine to fill the Friday of class before spring break. But then school was closed—for the rest of the semester. All my tea...

This 30-Minute, 300-Rep Workout Will Torch Your Glutes

We all often get caught in the thought that the only way to grow our glutes and hamstrings is through heavy Squats and Deadlifts. Although those he...

3 Lower-Body Exercise Alternatives for Back Squats

"Put the bar on your back!" "Lower! Butt all the way to the floor!" Those were the early days of my weight training journey. Like many skinny ki...

5 Medicine Ball Exercises for Developing Power

Time to get explosive! Medicine balls come in a variety of weights and sizes, making them a perfect tool for athletes of any age or size. These wei...

Upgrade Your Pallof Press

When it comes to strength and conditioning programming, the devil is in the details. In regard to choosing movements and exercises, we want our pro...

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