BUILDING ON A TURNIK
One of the favorite exercises of Arnold Schwarzenegger, pull-ups on the horizontal bar, fraught with great potential. Many bodybuilders are not casual attributed pull-ups to basic exercises. The value of…

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BUFFING BY RON HARRIS
If you belong to the few athletes who regularly perform this exercise in their workouts, then you may be interested in some of the rules that I learned during the…

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SCARVES WITH RODS BACK
The barbell scars behind the back, like their classic version, primarily affect the muscles of the upper back and neck. Their regular implementation develops primarily the trapezium, as well as,…

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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

HIMPING HIMPERS SITTING
Dumbbell bench press is an excellent tool for deep development of the front and to a lesser extent middle deltoid heads, it increases the mass and strength of the shoulder…

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TOP BLOCK UNDER WIDE ENOUGH
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…

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T-ROD
T-barbell is considered one of the basic exercises in bodybuilding and fitness to develop back muscles with an emphasis on its middle part. In addition to the mass-set effect, the…

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Twisting
The abdominal muscles are involved in virtually any movement, since they perform flexing of the spine and are responsible for keeping it in a stable position. Therefore, it is fair…

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