The carry cure

Note- This post first appeared here.  This is the unedited version.  At first glance, the farmer’s carry seems simple. You pick up a heavy weight and walk. However, when you’re performing this (You do, right?) you come to the quick realization that it’s hard. Very, very hard. Your shoulders ache, your grip starts to fail … Continue reading The carry cure

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The best exercise you’re not doing……..

This is a series on exercises that will give you the biggest bang for your exercise buck in and outside of the gym. Today’s exercise is forearm wall slides. You should do this because–  if you hoist weights overhead, you need the shoulder mobility to do this without other body parts compensating. For example, the … Continue reading The best exercise you’re not doing……..

What you should be doing in the gym- Part three

The hard part is over. You made it to the gym and that’s usually half the battle.  Now that you’re there, what are you going to do?  This is where a lot of people get stuck but don’t worry, I’ve got your back. This is part three of a six-part series that focuses on the … Continue reading What you should be doing in the gym- Part three

The best exercise you’re not doing

 This is a weekly series on exercise that will give you the biggest bang for your exercise buck in and out of the gym. Today's exercise is forearm wall slides. You should do this because 1. This helps reinforce good posture after sitting and slouching. 2. You use the correct muscles for reaching overhead. Makes your … Continue reading The best exercise you’re not doing