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Category Archives: Muscles

Flair Out & Stretch Your Lats

I was told once way back when, as a lanky, ectomorph of a gym newbie by a yoked lifter, “If you want to show everyone up, just walk in and do 20 unassisted pull-ups before you workout.” I was on a serious mission…

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Dips

Tips for Dips Once, awhile back, when I was a true gym rookie longing for gains, (we all start somewhere) I asked a regular I’d seen around, for some tips on improving my bench press. He summed up his advice with this, “You…

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Designing a Routine Part I.b for BACK

Building Muscle “To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone” – Reba McEntire Symmetry is the hallmark of good training. Bodybuilders, physiques competitors, and avid gym dwellers strive for just the right proportions. The Back, comprising…

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