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Core strength starts with the abs, the muscles that allow athletes to twist, turn and explode. Bored with your current routine? Need something more sport-specific? You came to the right place. STACK's deep library of training videos and articles includes never-before-seen exercises, workout plans that are geared for success, and tips from the best athletes in the world.

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Crush Your Abs With This Quick Mini-Band Routine

Now more than ever, the most important thing you can do is get that good ab workout in. Why? Because it's almost summer time duh! There are a million...

Why The Reverse Crunch Is Your Shortcut to Six-Pack Abs

Reverse Crunches are a much better use of your time than traditional Crunches. Traditional Crunches put unnecessary pressure on your spine. Reverse...

WWE Legend 'Big Show' Has Lost Nearly 100 Pounds in 8 Months, Now Has 'Giant Abs'

After losing nearly 100 pounds in eight months, WWE legend Big Show is sporting giant abs. The 45-year-old Big Show—real name Paul Donald Wight I...

5 Core Exercises for Advanced Athletes

Core training is one of the most popular terms you will hear thrown around by coaches and athletes, yet many do not fully understand the actual function...

Try 2 Decline Bench Core Exercises for Stronger Abs

Test Your Core Strength with These Two Exercises on a Decline Bench By Jim Carpentier, CSCS A strong core is essential for reducing injury risk in...

The Ab Rollout: Best Core Exercise Ever?

The ab wheel—you've seen it featured in infomercials and there's probably one lying around in the corner of your gym. Some of you may think it's a g...

This 4-Exercise Routine Will Build Six-Pack Abs

If you tell me that you really don't care how your abs look, well I'm going to just come out and say that you are a bold face liar. We all want toned...

Build Stronger Triceps With This Tricep Extension Variation

The number one key to building bigger arms is to target the biceps and triceps musculature through various stimulus and apparatus. Building bigger...

Are You Planking Your Way Into Back Pain?

You might think the Plank exercise is easy. If so, you're probably doing it wrong. If you think being strong means you can hold a Plank for as long...

5 Core Training Exercises for Endurance Athletes

When I was younger and ran everywhere, I did not understand the point of doing all these other core training exercises to strengthen the rest of your...

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