LEG BENDING
Leg extension - refers to isolated exercises for the development of quadriceps, but the main burden in this exercise falls on the rectus muscle of the thigh. Therefore, performing leg…

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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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About the benefits of swimming
Swimming is not only a pleasant pastime, but also an excellent physical activity on almost all muscles of the body. The benefits of swimming are obvious. This is a complex…

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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

BENDING FOOT LEGS
Performing flexion lying fully loads on all the muscles of the back of the thigh, as well as the calf. Given the isolating nature of the exercise, bending the legs…

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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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MACHINE DRIVE ON DIRECT LEGS
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…

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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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