French bench press exercise to increase the volume and strength of the triceps. The exercise affects all three triceps bundles, and especially the upper and long bundles, which visually increases the volume of the arm when viewed from the side.
In comparison with such a popular exercise for triceps, as the extension of the block down, we note the greater effectiveness of the French bench press. The reason for this is the fact that the triceps starts working from a stretched position, which means the impact of the exercise will be more complete and deep Continue reading
The development of calf muscles requires probably the greatest patience and effort from anyone engaged in the gym. The main exercises for pumping calves are considered to be all kinds of lifting on toes. The most effective of these is considered the option of standing rises, since in this case not only calf, but also soleus muscles are loaded, the development of which will allow you to achieve a significant increase in calf volume and give them a distinctly convex shape.
In addition, well-developed calf muscles are a great bonus in almost any sport, whether it is jogging or gymnastics. Continue reading
The upper block (or vertical thrust) loads the same array of muscles as pull-ups, which means that in many cases it can serve as an excellent alternative.
For example, for beginners who find it difficult to perform pull-ups, working with the weight of their body, or as an element of diversity in the training of more experienced athletes.
Benefits of exercise Continue reading