Tagged: fitness tips

What’s Causing Your Lower Back Pain?

Experiencing lower back pain but not sure what’s causing it? Actually, there are a number of culprits to look for or it can be a combination of things. Read on to learn about some of the potential causes for lower back pain.

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Getting the Most Out of Muscle Contractions

What if I told you that if you decided not to slam the weight stack each rep, the gains gods would reward you with a better physique and increased strength? There may not be gods of gains, but there is science. Learn about the concentric and eccentric phase of a muscle contraction and how to […]

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Fitness Tips By The Decade

Part of why we exercise is so we can continue to stay active later in life and stave off any health problems we can potentially prevent. However, we can’t assume that we’ll always be able to lift a certain amount of weight, or that we’ll have the ability to run as fast as we could […]

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Alternative Biceps Curls to Challenge Your Body

Several weeks ago, we discussed new ways to challenge your body by doing variations of exercises with which you are familiar (i.e. the plank). Sometimes, you can hit a plateau if your body gets comfortable doing the same exercises over and over again. To maximize muscle growth, it’s important to mix it up. Let’s take […]

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How to Effectively Train Your Triceps

When most people think of arm strength, they think of biceps. However, targeting your triceps muscles is equally important. Understanding the anatomy of these muscles will help you train your triceps effectively. Learn how to target each head of the Triceps Brachii so you can hit your next arm day with the tools to build upper […]

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