muscle strength

BENCH LYING OUTDOOR ENOUGH
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…

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Abdominal - work on the bugs
Being engaged in the gym, abdominal exercises are traditionally postponed “for later”. At the end of the training, the forces, as a rule, do not remain and the press is…

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LIFTING BARS ON BICEPS
Despite its popularity in gyms, lifting biceps does not apply to basic bodybuilding exercises. Why? Quite simply, this exercise lures a limited array of muscles into the work, and therefore…

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STRETCHING EXERCISES

Stretching is an integral component of a person’s physical fitness. With the help of stretching exercises, ligaments and muscles become elastic, thickened and gain strength.

Why stretch?

Stretching is the most important link connecting the passive and active states of your body. It supports muscle flexibility, prepares you for movement and helps you move from inaction to vigorous action without undue stress. Continue reading

WHERE DOES FITNESS BEGINNING

If you have not been involved in sports for a long time, start “entering” the fitness training carefully and gradually step by step. First of all, consult your doctor, make sure that you have no medical contraindications, in particular, from the side of the cardiovascular system. The latter is especially important since all fitness training programs include intensive aerobics. Well, it gives a high load on the heart. In addition, it is necessary to begin with a low level of intensity. For example, if a program prescribes jogging, replace it with walking to begin with. Continue reading

PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORT: PROFESSIONALISM OR HEALTH?

Many argue that physical education and sports contribute to health promotion. However, rarely anyone objectively understands and takes into account the difference between these concepts.

Physical culture and sport – these two words, as a rule, stand together. However, these concepts are not identical. It is important to understand how sport differs from physical education, what is more useful and what we want to achieve. The difference is not so difficult to understand, having considered these two concepts in more detail. Continue reading

What prevents to do fitness: 5 popular excuses

Excuse number 1: I’m tired

Work, family, dog, traffic jams, queues in shops and standing at the stove … After such feats, you only want to take the pose “on the couch,” and not “dog face down.”

What is the reason? Fatigue occurs due to an incorrectly chosen mode or type of occupation. “Owls” will always clap their sleepy eyes at any morning workout, and the “larks” are not able to actively flap their wings at the evening. Continue reading

10 nice ways to spend 500 kilocalories

Method 1: aqua aerobics (530 kcal for 1 hour with a weight of 70 kg)

Summer is a great time to sit in the near pond (especially if it is not a bath). Forget about difficult exercises and counting approaches. Simply dive into the water and start moving, overcoming its resistance. Walk, run, jump, wave your arms and legs. And to increase the load, you can wear or take flippers in your hands.

Bonus: elastic skin without cellulite, emotional discharge. Continue reading

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MACHINE DRIVE IN THE STYLE "SUMO"
The main difference from the classic deadlift is that in the deadlift in the style of "sumo" legs are placed wider, the hands are between the legs, and the main…

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DEADLIFT
Benefit The deadlift is a complex, multi-articular exercise, in which more muscles take part than in any other strength exercise, which perfectly develops the strength and muscles of the whole…

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SCRATCHES WITH DUMBERS
A trapezoid, of course, is not the muscle for which “pumping” first of all any person who came to the gym is taken. But the more sophisticated he becomes in…

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WORKOUT BEFORE TRAINING
And indeed, most visitors to the gyms neglect to perform a full-fledged warm-up before training, at best they will sit down a couple of times and hang on the bar…

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