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Why It's Better for Young Athletes to Lift 'Too Light' Rather Than 'Too Heavy'

The high school sports landscape has changed dramatically over the last 20 years. In that time, athletic departments have implemented strength trai...

Deadlifts, Dead Bugs and Superfields: Inside the Training of a Women's Pro Soccer Player

The North Carolina Courage may very well be the best women's club team on the planet. Not only do they currently sport a massive lead in the standi...

Eliminate Ankle Sprains With This 3-Minute Daily Routine

The frustration and pain of spraining an ankle is very personal to me. I've sprained each ankle at least 20 times (I kid you not). Since becoming a Do...

Wearing Running Shoes While Weightlifting Can Kill Your Strength Gains

Next time you head into a Globo Gym-style commercial gym, take a look around and check out the footwear your fellow gym goers are sporting. Chances ar...

New Study Shows You May Not Need Olympic Lifts to Increase Your Vertical Jump

Dunking a basketball, catching a football over a defender, elevating to spike a volleyball are all athletic movements where a big vertical jump is a h...

Latest Videos in Strength And Conditioning

Increase Core Strength with Erie Bayhakws Forward Alex Davis's Knee Tucks

NBA D-League forward Alex Davis strengthens his core with Knee Tuck variations.

NBA D-League Forward Alex Davis Performs a Pull & Press Superset for Basketball Players

Alex Davis of the Erie Bayhawks performs a superset of BOSU Ball Dumbbell Squat to Press and Pull-Ups for upper-body strength.

NFL Wide Receiver Travis Benjamin Shares His Training Secret for Building Strong Hands

Strong hands are crucial for NFL wide receivers. Travis Benjamin provides some tips on how to build a stronger grip.

How NFL Wide Receiver Travis Benjamin Builds Rock-Solid Core Strength

NFL wide receiver Travis Benjamin describes the weight room routine he follows to build his rock-solid core.

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