Like a barbell bench press with a downward slope, the dumbbell bencher shifts the stress on the lower pectoral muscles, thereby contributing to their growth and development. Of course, it is safer to really lift large weights in the form of pancakes hung on the barbell, but, compared with the barbell, dumbbells allow you to work with a greater amplitude of movement. And as a result: the muscles contract even more, which can not but contribute to their enhanced growth.
The dumbbell bench press with a downward incline “cuts” the bottom and the outer part of the pectoral muscles, which gives them a more distinct and pronounced form. Continue reading
Vertical pull back or normal grip, as well as pull-up wide grip – all this exercise, the implementation of which to the maximum extent loads the broadest. Of course, the role of pull-ups is not indisputable, but if for some reason pull-ups are not your choice, then there is no better alternative for expanding the back than the thrust of a vertical block.
Performing a vertical thrust reverse grip increases the volume of the broadest muscles (especially their middle part), which gives the figure a beautiful V-shape. Continue reading
Heavy steel on straight legs is a basic exercise in bodybuilding and fitness. Like other variations of dead weight, this exercise involves, to one degree or another, practically all the muscles of the human body, but the main load falls on the muscles of the spinal straighteners, the biceps of the thigh and the buttocks.
Deadlift on straight legs increases the mass of the legs and buttocks, tightens the buttocks, and also strengthens the lower back and muscles surrounding the spine. Continue reading