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Grow Your Chest Fast With This 6-Exercise Workout

Chest growth comes easier for some and harder for others. It's just a fact of life. But just because you aren't predisposed to have perfect pecs doesn...

23 Exercises Proven to Build a Muscular Chest and Enormous Arms

They may often be referred to as "show muscles" or "mirror muscles," but a bigger chest and jacked arms never hurt anybody. Well, they may have hur...

Get a Crushing Full-Body Workout With Just a Cable Machine

Training in a small apartment gym or hotel gym while traveling is never ideal. These gyms often lack the equipment and space necessary to complete you...

Dumbbell Push Press: How-To, Benefits and Common Mistakes

The Dumbbell Push Press is a variation of the traditional Barbell Push Press that develops lower-body power, shoulder strength and shoulder size. Read...

This Push-Up Workout Challenges Your Chest From all Angles

Elevate Sports Performance with These Grueling Ascending and Descending Push-Up Variations By Jim Carpentier, CSCS Performing numerous conventional...

7 Reasons Why Your Bench Press Is Weak

Benjamin Franklin guaranteed two things in life: death and taxes. If good old Ben lived long enough to step inside a modern gym, he'd add a third...

3 Exercises to Rehab a Groin Pull

A twist to the right, a sharp turn  or a pivot could set you up to score—or mess up your groin. Ranging from mild strains to sports-induced hernias...

Power Clean Form 101: Perfect Your Form and Build Power

The Power Clean is an explosive full-body exercise that can help any athlete in any sport–if it's performed correctly. But this exercise—like all ...

Add Instability to Dead Bugs to Increase Core Strength

Strengthening your core is a hard while trying to coordinate your limbs simultaneously up, down-and-out all the while keeping your chin pulled in and...

Perform the Landmine Chest Press to Build Strength and Save Your Shoulders

Most strength training programs borrow heavily from power lifting and understandably so since power lifting is a sport where increased strength is the...

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