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Exclamation Sticky Thread Sticky: *** Deadlifting 101: Instructional videos ***

What's up deadlift people? This thread will attempt to cover deadlift basics, common mistakes, and also provide some useful information about other deadlift variations. Here is the basic overview of the classic barbell deadlift..... 8u899wRnwqs And here is Mark Rippetoe's "Lengthy Analysis...

Kiknskreem‎, 11-21-2008 07:02 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: The Bench Form Thread

We see a lot of threads asking for bench form critiques on this forum. I feel like most of these threads are made because people don’t know how to critique their own form. They just don’t know what to look for. I’m hoping to narrow that gap with this thread. I’m not going to touch on everything,...

davisj3537‎, 09-19-2013 10:41 PM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: The Fundamentals of the Back Squat

The Fundamentals of the Back Squat The Back Squat has often been referred to as "the King of Exercises" because it uses a great deal of the body's musculature and is therefore very efficient in making you bigger and stronger. Really, squats are a full body exercise, though most people will...

VoxExMachina‎, 03-24-2011 08:10 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Answers to Common Questions

Q: What exercise should I do for (insert body part here)? I don't know how to do (insert exercise here). A: Do a Search, please, before creating a thread. Also go here: http://www.exrx.net/Lists/Directory.html http://www.bodybuilding.com/exercises/ Q: Should I use a full body...

VoxExMachina‎, 09-05-2009 03:46 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: The 80/20 Rule for Lifting

Think, But Don't Over-Analyze When you are enthusiastic about bodybuilding, or any sport or hobby for that matter, you want to know everything you can about it. You want to know what's the best exercise, what rep range will give you an edge, how to best structure your split so that you eek out...

VoxExMachina‎, 02-19-2010 06:41 PM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: Beginner's Guide: 6 Basic Compound Lifts, and How to do Them

The core of any good exercise program should be built around the 6 basic compound lifts. These are the basis of bobybuilding, the cornerstone of hypertrophy, the mecca of mass, the.... well, you get the idea. Must you do all of these? No. Nothing is a "must". But instead of wasting...

VoxExMachina‎, 09-07-2009 09:59 AM
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Sticky Thread Sticky: De-Load, the Overlooked Technique

Introduction: There are countless posts on the best way to train biceps, the optimum split for getting huge, how to bench press properly, or any of a million other questions on how to become bigger, leaner, or break through plateaus. But one technique that helps achieve all of these goals...

VoxExMachina‎, 01-03-2010 10:16 AM
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Arrow Sticky Thread Sticky: General Forum Rules

Welcome to the Bodybuilding.com Forums It is our hope that the members of the forums will help each other in providing motivation and information to those looking to reach their fitness goals. To protect our members and the forums, the following rules are effective in all sections. Please take...

anonymous‎, 05-19-2014 08:12 AM
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chazzy1864‎, 06-23-2016 10:38 AM
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The squat has broken me

I've been asking questions about how to get over my squat plateau, but they have all missed the truth of my situation: the squat has broken me psychologically. Two years ago I injured my back squatting with suboptimal form and no belt. I reached 355 squatting this way before the pain got...

erigni‎, Yesterday 05:22 PM
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Lightbulb calf raise variation

Is there any benefit with using the press to do calf raises over a seated calf raise machine or barbell calf raise? Are donkey calf raises on the smith the same as barbell calf raises except less demanding on the upper body

ARTVB‎, Yesterday 08:01 AM
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Question Need help Fierce 5 with knee injury

Hi guys, I am working with Fierce 5 about 4 months, and I love it so much. Problem is that my right knee is injured, and I can't use all power to squats or Romanian deadlift like before. Can someone help me adjust the plan with good substitute to avoid my knee pain ? I don't want to do it...

chymden‎, 05-17-2024 02:28 PM
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What are some good core exercises to support the back squat?

I believe that my core, and my back in particular, might be holding my squat back. What are some good exercises to strengthen this muscle group, and to support the squat in particular? Thanks.

erigni‎, 04-30-2024 03:07 PM
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What are Some Easy Exercises for Big Shoulders?

What are Some Easy Exercises for Big Shoulders? With Dumbbells not on Machines

jessica90rose‎, 05-14-2024 08:56 AM
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Squat Form Check

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James3382‎, 05-08-2024 08:09 AM
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Hip thrust form check

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James3382‎, 05-08-2024 08:13 AM
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Are diagonal rows effective for the entire back and biceps?

I'm challenging myself by making a minimalist routine with the least amount of exercises, but still effectively hit every muscle. I know this post is splitting hairs and of course I could do 2-3 exercises to hit everything, but just doing a little thought experiment! Here's what I've found: ...

KyeGuy‎, 05-08-2024 05:59 AM
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Dumbell workouts

Hi all, I'm looking for some good exercises with dumbells. I've heard that dumbell snatches and dumbell cleans are good, can you tell me how theyre done, and any other good ones. Cheers. Daz.

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Fasted cardio VS end of day cardio

The title states it.. I’d love opinions on this.. I’m starting split workouts this week and will either start my day with fasted cardio, or weights. If I do weights in the AM, I will obviously do cardio in the PM. Is cardio fasted really any different than cardio at any other point of the day??

Mrsterry1987‎, 05-04-2024 06:55 PM
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Elbow pain from side lateral raises

In the past I'd do laterals rarely or never, but in the last few months I decided to try doing them often, every 2nd day. I use low weight and high reps and do them very slowly. I now have pain in my right elbow. I think it started shortly after starting side laterals. The pain is not present...

Quiggie‎, 05-03-2024 06:25 AM
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Smile Some Exercise that will help for fatloss.

Suggest some exercise for fat loss which can be done at home.

StephanieAllen1‎, 04-18-2024 05:06 AM
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Lack of Vastus Medialis activation.

Hi folks, If there's one body part that will not respond to anything, it's my Vastus Medialis teardrops. I've been trying to get them to budge for nearly 6 years and they're simply not interested. They are naturally small but all I want is some IMPROVEMENT here. I train naturally and I've...

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feeling intimidated asking for spotters in the gym

this is going to sound extremely stupid but I always feel a little shy asking for spotters in the gym. I feel like I mainly need them for bench press and squats and unfortunately the staff isn't always available to help me. does anyone else have this problem? I just always worry that I'm gonna...

Tybittz3‎, 04-20-2024 10:41 AM
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