ESF: How to Lock Out the Deadlift – Part 2

Exercise Science Friday: How to Lock Out the Deadlift – Part 2 In Part 1 of this article, I explained the difference between an incorrect lockout and a correct lockout for the deadlift. In Part 2, I’m going to explain how to improve your lockout with specific...

Mastering the Plank: Regressions and Progressions

Learn how to master the plank with specific exercises and progressions in this article. You’ll build a strong, stable, and effective core. Highlights Once you can hold a plank consistently for at least 60 seconds (2:00 is ideal), progress to a more difficult...

Rethinking Your Core Training

Core training is one of the most popular training topics in the world of fitness. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most confusing. It’s confusing because there are an endless myriad of exercises, guidelines, and promises being made. It is even more...