Strength Training

Whether you want to get bigger or faster, strength training is an important tool for all athletes to use to help them improve their in-game performance. Lifting weights and supplying your body with proper nutrition and plenty of protein allows for your muscles to grow, which can help provide an edge over the competition. Read up on the latest workouts, trends and tips while you catch up on top NFL, MLB and NBA athletes demonstrating their routines.

Latest in Strength Training

Change Your Mechanics for the Better With the Front Squat Single-Leg RDL

Having the right exercises in your program will increase your overall performance. That's a fact. When performing any explosive movement, power and sp...

By: Kelvin King Jr.

Build Super Strength with Just 2 Exercises

This workout is all about building strength through two great compound movements. The stars of this workout are the Dumbbell Snatch and Kettlebell Swi...

By: Victor Spaulding Jr.

6 Exercises to Build Serious Strength That Aren't Squats, Deadlifts or Bench

When talking about strength, most people think of the Big Three lifts (Squat, Bench Press and Deadlift). These are great tools to build strength, but ...

By: Richard Kompf

Watch Alabama's Strength Coach Destroy the Team's 2017 Runner-Up Trophy With a Sledgehammer

Scott Cochran is a damn good strength coach. He also happens to be totally crazy. Alabama football's Director of Strength and Conditioning cons...

By: Brandon Hall

How Bar Position Can Make or Break Your Front Squat

The Back Squat will likely always be the most popular Squat variation, but my favorite rests the barbell directly on your collarbone and can put you t...

By: Jacob Pontius

Latest Videos in Strength Training

Increase Core Strength with Erie Bayhakws Forward Alex Davis's Knee Tucks

NBA D-League forward Alex Davis strengthens his core with Knee Tuck variations.

NBA D-League Forward Alex Davis Performs a Pull & Press Superset for Basketball Players

Alex Davis of the Erie Bayhawks performs a superset of BOSU Ball Dumbbell Squat to Press and Pull-Ups for upper-body strength.

NFL Wide Receiver Travis Benjamin Shares His Training Secret for Building Strong Hands

Strong hands are crucial for NFL wide receivers. Travis Benjamin provides some tips on how to build a stronger grip.

How NFL Wide Receiver Travis Benjamin Builds Rock-Solid Core Strength

NFL wide receiver Travis Benjamin describes the weight room routine he follows to build his rock-solid core.

Try This Timed Circuit Workout

Try This Timed Circuit Workout