Understanding the TGU is the first step to not hating them.
Assess your form to ensure that your clean, jerk, and snatch are on point.
The perfect lifting technique is the one that’s specifically designed for you.
If push ups leave your wrists begging for mercy, these technique tweaks are for you.
Most of the time, we’re physically able to shift the metal. We fail because we psych ourselves out.
When it comes to modes of lifting, our differences are not as significant as our similarities.
Using orthoses is a great way to reinforce what the correct positions are, even when you’re not standing there making corrections.
Handstands are doable, but not easy - the only way you’ll get better at them is to keep trying.
There are big strength, speed, explosiveness, and coordination components to practicing this old-time strongman movement.
You can learn anything in the world at the click of a mouse, but weightlifting should not be one of those things.
There is always room to improve on the kettlebell swing. Take the first step by checking if you are making any of these mistakes.
Mastering the tuck pop up will develop the strength and coordination required to complete a muscle up.
Tangible numbers are not the only indicators of progress and you, as a coach, need to know why.
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