Simplicity in Training

There are so many ways to create tiny changes in exercises, that the basics can be performed forever and will usually yield the best results. Find out how to make changes in your routine to feel better and continue getting results!

The Truth About Peaking for Maximal Performance

Here is another dual Breaking Muscle post on best methods to prepare for a specific event and the truth about peaking for Maximal Performance! Take a look here!

Proper programming and finding a great coach!

Programming for yourself or your client and finding a great coach!

Developing Power the Easy Way!

A great alternative to the power clean that can help develop explosive power just as efficiently. If you haven't taken a look at my previous post on why it is important to develop strength before power, please take a look there first! Otherwise, be prepared to see minimal results!The Importance of Strength Development before power!Variation…Read more Developing Power the Easy Way!

Pain

Many people experience physical pain throughout just walking around living. Unfortunately, this is no way to live. Chronic pain creates a cascade of affects that can negatively impact the body in many ways. Chronic pain has been shown to cause depression. Chronic pain can release excessive amounts of cortisol, our stress hormone, into our system.…Read more Pain

Rules for beginning a safe resistance training routine!

My rules on how to build muscle, train like an athlete, train to prevent injury and get great results.

Chin-Up variation

Pull-Ups

The pull-up is an amazing exercise. Often times we focus on attempting to get our chin to the bar, however the best queue to picture mentally is to drive your elbows down through the floor explosively and then back. This allows us to activate the correct musculature and in the correct order, and makes the…Read more Pull-Ups