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Front Squat vs. Back Squat: What's the Better Choice for Athletes?

I think we can all agree that squats rule. Long gone are the days when we thought squats were bad for our knees or that lifting heavy weights would make...

Why Jumping Rope is a Must for Athletes

The jump rope is an exercise that a lot of us spent a few days on in PE during elementary school and then forgot all about. But it is an extremely...

Basketball Off-Season Workout: Strength and Size

If you've spent any time talking with a strength coach—or browsing the articles on STACK.com—you understand that it's critical to focus your train...

20 Pieces of Workout Advice That Need to Die Forever in 2020

When it comes to working out, everybody's got an opinion. And usually, they're not afraid to share it. The amount of misinformation that gets la...

How To Do The Turkish Get-Up

How to Master the Turkish Get up Turkish get up There are few moves in the gym that simultaneously require most areas of skill-related fitness to be on...

5 Drills to Improve Your Lateral Quickness for Basketball

Without lateral quickness defenders are doomed. This applies to all sports, and basketball is no exception. A defender who is not quick laterally will...

The Reverse Plank is the Best Core Exercise You're Not Doing

You know the Plank. You perform the Plank. You love the Plank. And deservedly because the Plank is a great way to train your core. It's an anti-extens...

6 Essential Exercises to Improve Your Skating Speed

Probably the most often question we get asked is: " What can I do to improve my skating speed?" Outside of non-physical traits of game sense and...

6 Thoracic Spine Exercises to Improve Mobility

Most experienced coaches know that one of the fastest ways to clean up a nagging shoulder, neck, or lower back problem is to improve mid-back mobility...

3 Ways You're Messing Up The Romanian Deadlift

Perfecting the Romanian Deadlift By Lee Boyce It's a pretty common exercise, and it's largely used in weight training as a great way to target the...

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