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Top 7 hamstring exercises you can do at home

Top 7 hamstring exercises you can do at home

The hamstring is a group of tendons contracted by 3 posterior thigh muscles that make up the borders of the space behind the knee. Hamstrings flex our knees and extend hips. If you want to look great in your clothes and be stronger, you have to make training your backside a serious focus. But not all of us have an opportunity to go to a gym. That’s why we are going to teach you best hamstring exercises you can perform at home.»
Build a strong neck

Build a strong neck

Many lifters neglect developing neck muscles, but if you want to be fully in a great shape, you must build a strong neck too. Neck is also one of muscle groups, so why would you neglect it? In some high sports neck is a necessity, while it’s often the weakest link in the strength chain. Neck is a weak structure by nature, so that you have to make it stronger. Having a strong neck will make your lifts easier.»
Destroy your Quads: Part II

Destroy your Quads: Part II

It doesn’t matter if you are working out to be in a great shape or just want to get strength, you should perform quadriceps exercises. If you have strong as stone legs, you will be able to lift more weight and have a base for other muscle groups to lift on. To activate all muscle groups in the legs, perform barbell squats. Squat is a vital exercise for increasing the strength and size of the legs.»
Extra simple tips to build muscles

Extra simple tips to build muscles

We have already talked about some simple tips to build muscles, and here have a look at some more of them. 1) Eat plenty of protein. Without enough amount of protein you can’t build great muscles. For those who don’t know, you should consume 1-2 grams of protein per pound of bodyweight. 2) Eat plenty of carbohydrates. The higher the level of carbs in the body, the more likely you are going to remain in anabolic environment.»
How to strengthen calves

How to strengthen calves

Many guys in a gym neglect training their calves, focusing only on chest, shoulders, and back. But for better overall look you have to train your calves. Just imagine, you have a giant massive back and thin calves like a little girl. It looks ridiculous. Train all your muscle groups, and give enough attention to your calves too. Do some cardio for your calves and calf-strengthening exercises. It will help you to build muscle mass and increase overall health.»
Genetics and Muscle building

Genetics and Muscle building

We heard many times how our friends were complaining that there is no point for them to start exercising, because they just have bad genetics. Maybe you also don’t want even to start losing fat because of bad genetics? Don’t find excuses not to go to gym. It’s true that due to genetics features, we have good and not-so-good muscle groups, certain hormonal levels, and fat storage tendencies, but any person can get in a good shape, no matter what your genetics are.»
Training Ideas to Gain Strength

Training Ideas to Gain Strength

Keep these ideas in mind and you’ll be pushing plenty more iron. Strength is the mainstay of overall training program.  When you are strong, you can easily gain muscle size. You can run faster, jump higher and hit harder. There are few ways how to get the strength, and we are going to teach you them. First of all, start with changing your hand and foot position during exercising. It will not only break your training routine, it will also help you to improve musculature and develop different kinds of muscle groups.  »