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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The Training That Built Myles Garrett Into an NFL Pass-Rushing Monster

Football fans will have to wait a couple more weeks before they get to see Myles Garrett unleash his talents on the NFL. The Cleveland Browns rooki...

Try This Crawling Workout to Build Core Strength and Endurance

Hit the Turf: Fall Sports Strength, Size, Speed and Endurance-Building Combo Crawls By Jim Carpentier, CSCS Seeking a change of pace from doing...

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...

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...

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