About Me & Article Links

BCAbout Bret Contreras

Welcome to my website! My name is Bret Contreras, and many people consider me to be the world’s foremost expert on glute training. If you work your way through this website, you’ll undoubtedly learn a tremendous amount of information pertaining to the glutes. However, I’m actually well-versed in most things Sports-Science related. Please sift through the site and find the articles that are most relevant to your wants and needs.

Here are some of my credentials:

Below are links to 423 articles and blogposts I’ve written on various topics (some of these are guest articles).

Hypertrophy (Muscle Growth)

  1. Training for Maximum Muscle Growth Explained
  2. Allocating Volume to Maximize Muscle Growth
  3. 7 Reasons to Squat Like a Man
  4. Inside the Muscles – Best Shoulder and Traps Exercises
  5. Inside the Muscles – Best Chest and Triceps Exercises
  6. Inside the Muscles – Best Back and Biceps Exercises
  7. Inside the Muscles – Best Leg, Glute, and Calf Exercises
  8. Inside the Muscles – Best Ab Exercises
  9. Leg Press vs. Squat: The Final Chapter
  10. Cure for Cowardly Calves
  11. The Hypertrophy Specialist (Interview with Brad Schoenfeld)
  12. 3 Total Body Programs for Big Arms
  13. Why Bodybuilders are More Jacked than Powerlifters
  14. The Truth About Bodybuilding Genetics
  15. How do Pro Bodybuilders Train?
  16. 5 Things We Can Learn from Arnold About Building Muscle
  17. 6 Lessons Learned from the Master Blaster
  18. ABC – Can a Testosterone-Challenged Man Still be Muscular?
  19. Best Reps for Hypertrophy and Sport-Specific Purposes
  20. What Women Want
  21. Machines vs. Free Weights: More Research is Needed
  22. Oh What a Difference One Year Can Make
  23. How to Attain a Slender Look (like Jessica Alba & Zoe Saldana)
  24. Defending Hugh Jackman: Don’t Be a Fitness Snob!
  25. 2 Mechanisms for Rapid Muscle Growth
  26. For the Millionth Time, Spot Reduction is a Myth!!!
  27. The B & B Connection: Episode 1 – Hypertrophy Science
  28. The B & B Connection: Episode 4 – Variety in Training
  29. The B & B Connection: Episode 6 – Tempo Training
  30. Strength Trumps Conditioning for Body Improvements
  31. Is the Mind-Muscle Connection Valuable in Strength Training?
  32. Transform Your Physique: Mariah’s Story
  33. An Interview With Dr. Stu Phillips on Muscle Hypertrophy and Sports Nutrition
  34. February Research Round-Up: Hypertrophy Edition
  35. A Simple System for Progression: 3 Set Total Reps
  36. Do Light Weights Tone and Heavy Weights Bulk? Separating Fact from Fiction
  37. A Scientific Approach to Muscle Hypertrophy Training
  38. Want the Fastest Path to Long, Lean Muscles?

Strength

  1. 10 Best Unilateral Exercises
  2. Ten Training Tips for the Ladies
  3. The B & B Connection: Episode 2 – HIT Training vs. Higher Volume Training
  4. Average Female Strength Gains Over a Six Month Period
  5. Expose Your Weaknesses to Get Strong!
  6. Operation Barbell: 10 Money Exercises
  7. Ten Manliest Exercises
  8. Rule Number One: Do What Works
  9. The Best Damn Pushups Article Period
  10. Pushup Research
  11. Max Out on Squats Every Day
  12. Daily Training
  13. The New Rules of Strength Training
  14. 21 Exercises for Injury-Free Mass
  15. 20 Almost Laws of Strength Training
  16. 8 Laws of Strength Training
  17. Contreras Files IV: 15 Practical Tips
  18. Contreras Files V: 15 More Practical Tips
  19. The Five Keys to Getting and Staying Big and Strong
  20. ABC – Are Training Logs Necessary?
  21. Decline Pressing from the Floor
  22. ABC “Ask Bret Contreras” – Rep Calculators
  23. Topic of the Week #4 – Pushing and Pulling Ratios
  24. How I Finally Deadlifted 12 Plates
  25. The Pitfalls of Progressive Overload
  26. Ten Minutes a Day Keeps the Doctor Away: A 5-Set Full Body Program
  27. Neck Training 101
  28. Strength Goals: Don’t Be Afraid to Abandon Them
  29. Home Workout With No Equipment
  30. Female Strength Levels
  31. Training Women
  32. Basic Workout Template
  33. How Low Can You Go?
  34. Special Workouts
  35. Interview With Matt Perryman
  36. 3 Tips for Faster Strength Gains
  37. Ten Keys to Optimal Strength Training
  38. 13 Exercises That’ll Floor You
  39. Unilateral Leg Training For Greater Gains
  40. The Ten Rules of Progressive Overload
  41. How to Increase Your Chin-Ups
  42. How to Military Press
  43. How to Bent Over Row
  44. How to Front Squat
  45. What’s the Difference Between a Romanian Deadlift, American Deadlift, Stiff Legged Deadlift, and Straight Leg Deadlift?
  46. The Bulgarian Split Squat Solution
  47. I Want to Chin Up! 15 Tips to Improve Your Chinning Progress
  48. 20 Ways to Train Smarter
  49. 10 Things All Beginning Lifters Should Know

Power

  1. The Most Under-Utilized Exercises for Developing Devastating Power
  2. Maximizing Power Production
  3. The Importance of Load Vector in Physique Enhancement and Sport Training
  4. Load Vector Training (LVT)
  5. Should We Train at 30% of 1RM to Maximize Power Production?
  6. Stiffness: What is it?
  7. Post-Activation Potentiation: Theory and Application
  8. Olympic Weightlifting vs. Kettlebells on Lower Body Strength and Power
  9. Dynamic Effort Box Squats and Acceleration Improvements: Interview with Scott Taylor
  10. An Interview With Sports Scientist Natalia Verkhoshansky
  11. Insight for Strength Coaches: Power, Full Squats, Correlations, and Training Studies
  12. An Interview With Behemoth Dan McKim, a Highland Games Champion

Speed

  1. How Does Usain Bolt Train?
  2. Sprint mechanics in world-class athletes: a new insight into the limits of human locomotion
  3. 21 Questions for JB Morin on the Topic of Speed
  4. Why is Christophe LeMaitre so Damn Fast?
  5. Sprinting Performance is Not Solely About Force Put Into the Ground
  6. Sprint Research, Biomechanics, and Practical Implications – An Interview With Matt Brughelli
  7. An Interview with Carlo Buzzichelli
  8. Simultaneous Hip Extension and Hip Flexion
  9. 4 Reasons Why Athletes Must Sprint
  10. Get More from Your Sprint Workouts
  11. Reverse Hyper Sprints: The Best Speed Exercise You’re Not Doing
  12. Heavy Sled Towing Trumps Light Sled Towing for Acceleration
  13. Glute Training and Speed Development: A Case Study
  14. Are Usain Bolt’s Sprinting Mechanics in Need of an Overhaul?
  15. Sprinting & Glutes

Sports Science Topics & Research

  1. Basic Biomechanics: Terms and Definitions
  2. Who Are the Experts?
  3. What’s All the Fuss About EMG?
  4. Should Force, Power, and RFD Outputs be Primary Considerations for Exercise Selection?
  5. Mel Siff on Directional Specificity
  6. The Contreras Files Volume I
  7. The Contreras Files Volume II
  8. The Contreras Files: Volume III
  9. How to Conduct EMG Experiments
  10. Titin and Myotilin Comin’ Through in the Stretch
  11. What You Need to Know About Rhabdomyolysis: Insights from the University of Iowa Incident
  12. How to Make Your Rehab, Deloading, and Peaking More Effective
  13. September Research Roundup: Bench Press Edition
  14. What Does Sports Science Research Have to Say About Warming Up?
  15. Pain Science: An Interview With Pain Expert Jason Silvernail
  16. Insight for Strength Coaches: Power, Full Squats, Correlations, and Training Studies
  17. October Research Roundup: The Recovery Edition
  18. November Research Round-Up: Sleep-Edition
  19. December Research Round-Up: the HRV Edition
  20. February Research Round-Up: Supplement Edition
  21. March Research Round-Up: Muscle Fiber-Types Edition
  22. April Research Round-Up: the Rugby Edition
  23. January Research Round-Up: FMS Edition
  24. The odds of being born a superhero: An examination of the genetic limits to strength
  25. How Does Foam Rolling Work? And Why “SMR” Should be Called “SMT”
  26. December Research Round-Up: Foam Rolling Edition
  27. The Illustrated Guide to a PhD
  28. What Can a Wrench Teach You About Strength Training?
  29. 5 Things I Learned About Training Through Reading Research
  30. May Research Round-Up: Bloodflow Restriction and Hypoxia Training Edition
  31. Are Cheat Reps Beneficial? A Discussion of the Evidence and Implementation
  32. Ignorant and Incompetent People Aren’t Aware of Their Ignorance and Incompetence
  33. June Research Round-Up: Stretching Edition
  34. July Research Round-Up: Soccer Edition
  35. August Research Round-Up: Push-Up Edition
  36. September Research Round-Up: Rest Period Edition
  37. March Research Round-Up: Pain Science Edition
  38. Functional Strength Gains by Leg Pressing? 
  39. Using VMO Research as a Teaching Tool for Understanding Evidence-Based Decision Making
  40. Muscles Cannot Change Size Without Changing Shape

Glutes

  1. How to Design an Optimal Glute Training Program
  2. What Builds the Glutes Best?
  3. Bigger, Better Glutes
  4. Do More than “Just Squat”
  5. How to Train for a Bikini Competition: It’s All About Glutes!
  6. Hip Thrust & Glute Science
  7. Glute Science
  8. Serious Glute Development for Serious Lifters
  9. 12 Tips for Better Hip Thrusts
  10. Practical Glute Training Tips
  11. January Research Round-Up: The Glute Edition!
  12. November Research Round-Up: Gluteus Medius Edition
  13. How to Get a Better Butt: Step Up Your Knowledge
  14. Dispelling the Glute Myth
  15. Advanced Glute Training
  16. I Am the Glute Guy and Here Are My Secrets
  17. How Bodybuilders Train the Glutes
  18. 30-Day Glute Challenge
  19. The 30-Day Ultimate Better Butt Challenge
  20. The 30 Days of Thrusting Challenge
  21. 100-Rep Back Extension Challenge
  22. All About Back Extensions
  23. Growing Glutes Without Growing the Legs
  24. Knee Valgus (Valgus Collapse), Glute Medius Strengthening, Band Hip Abduction Exercises, and Ankle Dorsiflexion Drills
  25. How do I Keep my Glutes While on Vacation? A Simple Bodyweight Glute Workout
  26. Which Type of Squat Maximizes Glute Activation?
  27. Show Me the Booty!
  28. Progress in Glute Training: It’s Not Always What You’d Expect (But It’s Still Progress)
  29. Kettlebell Swings: Go Heavier for Greater Glute and Hamstring Activation
  30. A Better Way to Teach Barbell Glute Bridges and Back Extensions
  31. A Set of Goblet Squats per Day Keeps the Doctor Away
  32. Brazilians Know Booty Best: An Interview With Nathalia Melo (Ms. Bikini Olympia Champion)
  33. The Hip Thrust Only Experiment
  34. The Jane Fonda Experiment
  35. Form Analysis Episode 1
  36. Kick-Ass Kim
  37. Poll Results: You Love the Hip Thrust!
  38. A Simple Test for Glute Activity
  39. Which Glute Bridge is Best?: an Amputee Case Study
  40. Quadruped Leg Swings
  41. Squats and Deadlifts aren’t Panning Out the Way I Hoped
  42. How to Get the Bar Into Proper Position During Hip Thrusts
  43. How to Get the Bar Over the Thighs When Hip Thrusting
  44. The Glute Guy’s Secrets: The Art of Glute Building Part I – The First Session
  45. The Glute Guy’s Secrets: The Art of Glute Building Part II – Programming
  46. The Glute Guy’s Secrets: The Art of Glute Building Part III – Practical Solutions
  47. The Evolution of the Hip Thrust
  48. The Evolution of the Gluteus Maximus
  49. What’s the Best Single Leg Exercise?
  50. How to Do Band Hip Thrusts
  51. Charles Staley on Band Hip Thrusts
  52. The Standing Band Hip Thrust
  53. The Band Kneeling Hip Thrust
  54. Top Ten Hip Thrust Variations
  55. A Squat Devotee No More
  56. Who thinks CrossFit needs a Glute WoD?
  57. How to Burn the Glutes and Get a Glute Pump
  58. Pre-Party/Backstage Glute Pump
  59. Glute Burnouts
  60. Lower Body Training for the Amputee and Able-bodied Athlete Alike
  61. The Effect of Daily Glute Activation Workouts on Maximal Strength Retention
  62. The Year of the Booty: The 25 Best Booty Songs of All Time
  63. How to Hip Thrust
  64. Hip Thrusts Helped Me Deadlift 705 lbs (Over 3.5 Times Bodyweight)
  65. You Can’t Stop the Hip Thrust, and You Won’t Break Our Stride
  66. The Glute Ham Tie-In
  67. A Spectacular Glute Transformation
  68. Sasha’s Glute Transformation Story
  69. Strength Creates Curves
  70. Always Be Thrusting
  71. Glute Training for Men
  72. The Glutes Can Take a Beating
  73. Glute Training: Pay Attention to the Eccentric Phase for Better Results
  74. How to Fix Glute Imbalances
  75. How Do I Know if I Have a Glute Imbalance?
  76. The 2-1 Method for Fixing Glute Imbalances
  77. Master The Mind-Muscle Connection To Build A Better Butt
  78. Quit Going So Darn Heavy on Hip Thrusts: Train Your Glutes, Not Your Ego
  79. 4 Myths About Female Glute Training
  80. 6 Glute Training Myths
  81. Should Women Squat if They Don’t Want Big Legs?
  82. Bret’s Booty-Blasting Protocol
  83. What Are the Best Glute Exercises?
  84. 30 Days to a Big Butt & Great Squat

Kettlebells

  1. Are Heavy Kettlebell Swings Better than Deadlifts?
  2. Ask Bret Contreras (ABC): Why Swings Over Jump Squats and Oly Lifts?

Hamstrings

  1. 12 Hamstring Exercises for Hardasses
  2. Fantastic Hamstring Movements
  3. Gutting the Glute Ham Raise
  4. Interview With Jurdan Mendigutxia
  5. Inner/Outer Core is B.S.! Another Interview With Jurdan
  6. Are the Hamstrings Really Primarily Fast-Twitch?
  7. October Research Round-Up: Hamstring Injury Edition
  8. How to Isolate the Quads and Hams in a Garage Gym
  9. The Nordic Ham Curl: A Staple Exercise for Athletes
  10. The Best Damn Posterior Chain Exercises

Core Training

  1. Can’t Turn This
  2. To Crunch or Not to Crunch
  3. A Strong Case for the Rounded Back Deadlift
  4. Standing Rotary Training is Whole Body Training!
  5. Rotational Training
  6. Rotary Training for Badasses
  7. Ab Training for Absolute Badasses!
  8. Topic of the Week – Spinal Rotation Exercises
  9. Topic of the Week #3 – Core Training
  10. The Hollow Body Position and PPT Straight Leg Bridge
  11. Core Stability Training for the Advanced Lifter
  12. Long Lever Posterior Tilt Planks Kick the Shit Out of Traditional Planks

Powerlifting

  1. 9 Best Deadlift Tips
  2. The Effect of Range of Motion and Posture on Isometric Deadlift Strength
  3. 19 Squat & Deadlift Variations
  4. 7 Squat Dilemmas Solved
  5. The Keys to Stronger Squats
  6. The Keys to Stronger Deadlifts
  7. Dynamic Effort Training: BS or Legit?
  8. 3 Experts – 5 Optimal Training Programs
  9. The Best Damn Bench Press Article Period
  10. Five New Powerlifting Assistance Exercises
  11. Deadlift 5 Plates Like a Champion
  12. An Interview with Marte Elverum – A Women’s Norwegian Elite Powerlifter
  13. The Best Assistance Exercises for the Three Big Powerlifts
  14. Topic of the Week 2 – Best Squat and Deadlift Combination
  15. Topic of the Week #1: Type of Squat
  16. Traditional Squat vs Powerlifting Squat vs Box Squat
  17. Straight Bar Deadlift versus Hex Bar Deadlift
  18. Squats Before Deadlifts
  19. On “Creating Torque” by Screwing the Feet Into the Ground
  20. 8 New Exercises for a Thicker, Stronger Back
  21. 3 Things I Learned At The 2013 World Powerlifting Championships
  22. Glute Training is Good for Powerlifters
  23. Operation Get Strong and Sexy: Week 1
  24. Operation Get Strong & Sexy: Week Two
  25. Operation Get Strong & Sexy: Week Three
  26. Operation Get Strong & Sexy: Week Four
  27. Operation Get Strong & Sexy: Final Weeks of Training & Meet Results!
  28. From Wannabe to the Platform: My First Powerlifting Competition
  29. A Better Way to Cue “Knees Out” in a Squat
  30. Forward Lean in the Squat – is Knee-Dominant or Hip-Dominant Better for Moving More Weight?
  31. Grip Training for Deadlifting
  32. First Powerlifting Meet Results
  33. Second Powerlifting Meet Results
  34. Bret’s Third Powerlifting Meet: What a Crazy Day!
  35. Ronnie Coleman’s First Powerlifting Meet
  36. Reduced Load & Effort for Increased Results
  37. Why Percentages Fail Some Lifters
  38. 3 Hacks to Improve Your Bench Press
  39. Simplify Your Deadlift
  40. Deadlift Lockout Strength
  41. Why People Must Squat Differently
  42. How to Increase Your Bench Press
  43. How to Increase Your Squat
  44. How to Increase Your Deadlift
  45. Why Do People’s Knees Cave Inward When They Squat?
  46. Why Should I Use “Good” Form if I’m Stronger With “Bad” Form?
  47. Finding Your Ideal Squat Depth
  48. Should I do a Powerlifting Competition?
  49. 5 Smart Assistance Exercise Strategies for Powerlifting And Overall Strength Mastery
  50. The Bret Contreras Podcast Episode 1: Ideal Squat Mechanics
  51. The Bret Contreras Podcast: Episode 2 – The State of S&C Coaching and More Squat Mechanics

Spinal Health

  1. Don’t Be Like Donald Duck
  2. Back Pain: The Postural-Structural-Biomechanical (PSB) Model & The Bio-Psycho-Social (BPS) Model
  3. The Sacroiliac Joint Takes a Beating!
  4. The Deleterious Effects of Sitting
  5. How to Get Rid of Chronic Back Pain
  6. Weight Belts: To Wear or Not to Wear
  7. Weightroom Solutions: The Hyperextension-Prone Lifter
  8. Squat Biomechanics: Butt Wink – What is it, What Causes it, & How Can it be Improved?
  9. The Importance of Locking Out With the Glutes: Gluteal and Pelvic Biomechanics
  10. A Day With Stu McGill
  11. Three Hours of Conversation With Dr. Stu McGill
  12. Transcribed Interview With Stu McGill
  13. New Research: The Glute Max is Really Good at Stabilizing the SI Joint
  14. 5 Things You Should Do Everyday
  15. Increase Athleticism in 6 Minutes
  16. Do Sit-Ups Ruin Your Posture?
  17. Learning Proper Form in Strength Training

Coaching, Personal Training, Programming, & Nutrition Topics

  1. Don’t Be a Slave to the Scale
  2. What to Do When an Exercise is Causing Pain or Injury
  3. How To Get Lean & Sculpted With Limited Time: Why Strength Training Trumps Cardio
  4. Basic Screening & Assessment
  5. You Should Definitely Avoid This Movement
  6. Why I Lift, And Why You Should Too
  7. Trust Me, You Have the Time: Fitness Excuses Under Scrutiny
  8. Topic of the Week: What Types of Cues Should Trainers and Coaches Provide?
  9. Muscle Strengthening Doesn’t Fix Form; Motor Control Training Does
  10. 10 Stupid Things Coaches Do
  11. Evidence-Based Coaching
  12. The B & B Connection: Episode 7 – Evidence-Based Fitness
  13. How to Be Successful in the Strength & Conditioning Field
  14. The Difference Between a Bad Trainer and a Good Trainer
  15. The 50 Commandments of Commercial Gym Etiquette
  16. 120 Thoughts and Observations on Training Women
  17. Loving Your Body
  18. Interview With Rob Panariello
  19. You’ll Never Squat Again: Why Physical Therapists and Doctors Should Learn Some Biomechanics
  20. Fitness is Not Religion or Politics, and there are Many Ways to Construct a Good Training Program
  21. 5 Things Every Fitness Enthusiast Can Learn From Paleo (Even If You Don’t Favor the Diet)
  22. We Are 90% Microbe and 10% Human: Can We Lose Weight by Boosting Good Bacteria With Probiotics & Prebiotics? 
  23. Genetics of the 21st Century: Microbes Affect Disease Susceptibility, Body Weight, and Ability to Build Muscle
  24. Courageous Conversations With Coaches: Anterior Pelvic Tilt With Elsbeth Vaino
  25. A Call to Action for S&C Writers: Quit Using the Term “Intensity”
  26. What’s the Biggest Problem in the S&C Industry?
  27. How to Be the Worst Personal Trainer Ever!
  28. The B & B Connection: Episode 3 – Periodization
  29. The B & B Connection: Episode 5 – Good Versus Bad Exercises
  30. If You Could Only Do One Lift…
  31. How to Graduate from a Powerlifter to a Strength Coach
  32. How to Strip the Weight Off of the Bar After Heavy Deadlifts
  33. What The Gambler Can Teach You About Strength Training
  34. Threat and Performance: Central Governors
  35. Should the Rehabilitation and Strength and Conditioning Professional Abandon “Traditional” Bi-lateral Leg Exercise for Single Leg Exercise Performance?
  36. Considerations in Athletic Performance Enhancement Training: Overhead Weight Room Exercises
  37. Protein: The Most Important Macronutrient for Weight Loss?
  38. Do Carbohydrates Make You Fat
  39. Saturated Fat: Good or Bad?
  40. How Much Protein Do You Really Need?
  41. Why Eating Less and Exercising More Doesn’t Always Work for Long-Term Weight Loss
  42. Why You Don’t Really Need a Post-Workout Protein Shake
  43. How Being Overweight Can Make You Fatigued and Inactive
  44. Sugar: The Sweet Truth
  45. Addicted to Fatigue
  46. It’s My PR
  47. Your Own Personal World Records Are The Only Thing That Matter
  48. Learning From Case Studies
  49. Introducing The Glute Lab: Part I – The Gang & The Strength Equipment
  50. New & Improved Garage Gym
  51. The B & B Connection: Episode 8 – Functional Training
  52. “You’re All a Bunch of Pathetic Weaklings,” Says the Steroid Using Powerlifter
  53. The Unexpected Flaw of the Paleo Diet Philosophy
  54. 4 Keys to Better Gut Health and Improved Fitness
  55. 3 Ways to Be An Insufferable Fitness Snob
  56. A Discussion With Paul Carter on Anabolic Steroids
  57. Considerations for the Rehabilitation of the Post-operative Knee: Restoring the Athlete’s Active Knee Range of Motion
  58. Why is There Hesitation With Regard to the Application of Heavy Weight Room Intensities for the Post-Rehabilitated Athlete and During an Athlete’s In-Season Training?
  59. The Overhead Shoulder Rotation Quandary
  60. Should Strength and Conditioning Professionals Attempt to Incorporate “Everything” into Their Training Program Design?
  61. Creatine: A Versatile Supplement
  62. Not Seeing Results? You Might Be Lying to Yourself
  63. The Most Dangerous Exercise of All
  64. To Bulk and Cut or Not to Bulk and Cut
  65. The Ten Worst Types of Personal Trainers
  66. Ladies, Make Sure You Periodize (Pun Intended)
  67. Long, Lean Muscles: Oh, the Irony
  68. How to Become a Functional Movement Guru in 40 Easy Steps

Peer-Reviewed Articles (Journal Publications)

  1. To Crunch or Not to Crunch
  2. Exercise Technique: Barbell Hip Thrust
  3. Strategies for Optimal Core Training Program Design
  4. Do Single Joint Exercises Enhance Functional Fitness?
  5. Non-Uniform Changes in MRI Measurements of the Thigh Muscles Following Two Hamstring Strengthening Exercises
  6. The Biomechanics of the Push-Up: Implications for Resistance Training Programs
  7. Effect of Hand Position on EMG Activity of the Posterior Shoulder Musculature During a Horizontal Abduction Exercise
  8. Exercise Technique: The Long Lever Posterior Tilt Plank
  9. Movement Pattern Continuums – A Fundamental Component of Personal Training
  10. Are All Hip Extension Exercises Created Equal?
  11. In Response to Letter to the Editor
  12. Is Postexercise Muscle Soreness a Valid Indicator of Muscular Adaptations?
  13. The Muscle Pump: Potential Mechanisms and Applications for Enhancing Hypertrophic Adaptations
  14. The Increasing Role of the Hip Extensor Musculature With Heavier Compound Lower-Body Movements and More Explosive Sport Actions
  15. The Role of Kettlebells in Strength & Conditioning: A Review of the Literature
  16. Effects of Different Volume-Equated Resistance Training Loading Strategies on Muscular Adaptations in Well-Trained Men
  17. The Effect of Maturation on Adaptations to Strength Training and Detraining in 11-15-Year-Olds
  18. Regional Differences in Muscle Activation During Hamstrings Exercise
  19. lncreasing Role of Hips Supported by Electromyography and Musculoskeletal Modeling
  20. An Electromyographic Comparison of a Modified Version of the Plank With a Long Lever and Posterior Tilt Versus the Traditional Plank Exercise
  21. Muscle Activation During Low- Versus High-Load Resistance Training in Well-Trained Men
  22. The Functional Movement Screen: A Review
  23. Effects of Load on Good Morning Kinematics and EMG Activity

Instructional Videos

  1. Instructional Videos

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