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Tobin Heath's Lower-Body Soccer Workout

Tobin Heath is the only member of the U.S. Women's National Soccer Team who's won NCAA, NWSL, World Cup and Olympic titles. ESPN recently dubbed the 3...

15 Baseball Exercises MLB Players Actually Do

There's a power shift underway in Major League Baseball. Players are becoming faster, stronger and, yes, more powerful through training techniques tha...

The Damian Lillard Workout

For basketball fans, Damian Lillard is must-see TV. The four-time NBA All-Star puts up dazzling numbers and has a penchant for coming through in press...

How to Cue the Youth Athlete Without Losing Your Mind

Working with youth athletes can be tremendously rewarding for a strength and conditioning coach, but it's also undeniably tricky. Depending on the age...

Increase Your Hitting Power With 4 Key Exercises

Imagine standing at the plate staring down a pitcher with a 90-mph fastball hurdling toward you. You make slight adjustments to your form and position...

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...

How to Get Faster With Mini-Hurdle Drills

Mini-hurdle drills are one of the best tools for getting faster and more explosive. That is if they're done right. Too often athletes will do mini-...

Build Athletic Strength With the Sprinter Stance Squat

In the weight room there may be no exercise more common than squatting. We have long heard that squating is essential to success in one's chosen sport....

Front Squat 101: How to Master The Move in 5 Minutes

The Front Squat is a lower-body exercise that will strengthen your legs and hips, particularly your quads (thigh muscles) and glutes (butt muscles). ...

5 Power Clean Variations That Improve Power and Athleticism

Outside of possibly bench presses and squats, no other exercise seems to reign in popularity in the weight room of sports teams like the Power Clean....

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