Press narrow grip is considered the most effective exercise for the development of the upper part of the triceps, well increasing its volume and strength. But, despite the greatest working weights, in comparison with other exercises for the triceps, lifted in this exercise, it is not the base for pumping triceps. The reason for this is simple: along with the triceps, the top of the pectoral and anterior bundle of the deltoid muscles also work.
In the bench press with a narrow grip, there is another undoubted advantage: he is wonderfully working through the form of a tricep. Continue reading
The forearms are not the part of the muscles that will fundamentally change your appearance, but it is their strength that not least depends on your progress in the basic exercises, and therefore your volumes. It is the weakness of the forearms that will not allow you to do the last “before refusal” repetitions in the deadlift or bench press. Therefore, so that such a misfortune does not happen to you – pay due attention to work on your forearms. And here, at an opportune moment, such an exercise is useful to you as bending the arms in the wrists.
Arm flexion in the wrists is an excellent exercise for developing the muscles of the inner part of the forearm, which determines the volume and strength of the forearm. Continue reading
Hyperextension (in English hyperextension – overdistension, overdistension) is an auxiliary exercise, which works well on the muscles of the lower back, tightens the buttocks and gives a decent load on the biceps of the thigh. Exercise is good in itself for strengthening and preventing lower back injuries, as well as warming up the muscles before performing heavier exercises, such as deadlift.
Hyperextensions will also serve as an excellent therapeutic movement if you have a lower back injury.
Technique perform hyperextension Continue reading