Video: How to Anchor Your Feet for a Monumental Squat
Build a solid foundation with your feet and you’ll build a skyscraper of a squat on them.
A Unified Theory of Deadlifting
Should you allow your lumbar spine to assume a flexed posture when deadlifting? I have the answer, and here is the scientific evidence.
A Simple Cue to Immediately Improve Your Deadlift
A faster and more biomechanically efficient pull awaits.
Rediscovering Youthful Abilities: It Starts With Running
There's nothing like a face-off with tusk-equipped wildlife to make you reevaluate how you feel about running.
The Final Countdown: Strategies for Competition Week
What you do in the days leading up to competition is crucial for hitting your biggest lifts on the day.
Risk Versus Reward: Playing It Smart on Meet Day
Going into a powerlifting meet you want to give everything you've got. Balancing this out with smart decision making is important.
7 Hot Tips for Your Next Bench Press Competition
These seven tips will get your bench booming for your next meet, with advice on mindset, training, gear, and weight management.
3 Must-Read Books: Smart Strength With Charles Staley
Charles reveals his three favorite books about strength training as well as his go-to post workout meal (hint: it isn't always a meal).
Cal Poly’s 8-Week Deadlift Program: Push Through a Strength Plateau
If your eating is dialed and you are working hard but for some reason have stagnated, this eight-week program could be your solution.
6 Steps to Becoming the Bro With the Biggest Bench
Getting a bigger bench doesn’t have to mean giving up your Monday evening bro sessions or your Friday evening pump day.
How to Increase Power Output With Better Programming
Finding the sweet spot between force output and velocity will result in a great potential for muscle gain and performance.
Stay Motivated to Train: Smart Strength With Charles Staley
This week, Charles provides valuable insight into training motivation, shoulder growth, and exercise science.
The Problem Isn't Your Strength Program - It's You
Stop skipping from one thing to the next in search of results in the gym.
How to Be a Thinking Athlete: A User’s Guide to the Brain
Take your strength to new levels with this user's guide to creating a training system for your brain.
Fixing Tiny Muscles: Smart Strength With Charles Staley
Want to fill out your tiny bird chest or clean up your lifting form? Charles Staley is here to help.
Find Your Movement Medicine With Dr. Perry Nickelston, Ep 17
Dr. Perry Nickelston dropped by our podcast to chat about common athletic injuries, anatomy, and the importance of individual movement assessment.
Breaking Muscle HQ
7 Ways for Experienced Lifters to Stimulate Muscle Growth
Don't stress if your strength has stalled - these techniques will help you make gains like a novice again.
Cardio Doesn't Kill Gains (and You Should Be Doing It)
Aerobic endurance will carry over to better performance in the weight room.
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