Upper Body Articles

Having a strong, healthy upper body plays a pivotal role in many aspects of an athlete's performance. Whether your game involves throwing, catching, making tackles or running, a weak upper body could be holding you back from the next level. STACK's teamed up with the top trainers and elite athletes for advice on how to get a strong upper body, including a wide range of exercises and workout plans.

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3 Exercises That Will Help You Do More Pull-Ups

Pull ups are a great exercise to test relative body strength - not only do you have to be strong, you have to be strong and lean. Whether you are...

This Suspension Trainer Workout Builds Strength, Power and Core Stability

Suspension equipment is an incredibly convenient and effective tool for delivering a great workout. Suspension exercises are very scalable, so they can...

Improve Posture and Shoulder Health With TRX YTWs

https://www.instagram.com/p/BU4fburgR7V/ TRX YTW's are your one-stop shop for bulletproof shoulders and a jacked upper back. This exercise combines...

Get in Shape With This Full-Body Outdoor Workout

The warm weather is now here and this is the perfect time to switch it up and add in a great bodyweight workout to your weekly routine. Let's face it,...

Try These 3 Landmine Exercises for Stronger and Healthier Shoulders

Has your shoulder routine gotten stale? Tired of doing the same shoulder exercises week after week, month after month? Are heavy barbell overhead...

3 Upper-Body Exercises That Are Safe and Effective for Baseball Players

Baseball strength training is a double-edged sword. It is important for increasing throwing velocity, but when done incorrectly, it can cause shoulder...

7 Quick Tips to Build a Stonger Bench Press

Everyone wants a bigger bench press.. No matter the sport or age the first question someone asks when they find out you lift weights is, what do you...

How to Train on the Road With Resistance Bands

Portable, Convenient Resistance Cables: Your Go-To Indoor/Outdoor Offseason Summer Workout Equipment By Jim Carpentier, CSCS Heading to a summer...

The 6 Best Bodyweight Exercises for Your Upper Body

Bodyweight exercises can be a great option while traveling, if you are short on time, or after heavy strength work to build strength and size. Below are...

Top Prospect Casey Mittelstadt Failed to Complete One Pull-Up at NHL Combine

NHL prospect Casey Mittelstadt is one of the top players entering the 2017 NHL Draft. The 18-year-old will most likely get drafted in the top 10 and m...

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