The Proper Front Squat Rack Position & How To Improve It

Front Rack Hold Exercise

One of the biggest things athletes tend to struggle with when it comes to Olympic lifting is getting into and maintaining a solid front rack position. The front rack position is most commonly used for front squats, cleans, and pressing the bar into an overhead position. What exactly does a good front rack position entail? […]

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Rest Days Matter

Rest Days Matter

It’s not uncommon to see athletes get into the mindset of wanting to grind at the gym day after day. Want that summer body? I need to workout seven days a week, right? Wrong.   Want to podium at that next power lifting or CrossFit competition? I need to train hard every day, right? Wrong. […]

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Weights or Cardio for Fat Loss?

Many people think, “I need to lose weight, so I am just going to do cardio and skip the weights for now.” Lifting weights tends to be associated with an increase in strength and muscle mass, and cardio associated with weight loss. Is this really how it works? Is cardio the best way to lose […]

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5 Ways to Stay Fit with a Busy Lifestyle

Do you find yourself constantly putting off a fitness routine because you’re too busy? You work full time, have a family, friends, or other obligations? You aren’t alone. The number one reason people say they don’t workout is, “I don’t have enough time.”   We all know exercise is important for our physical and mental […]

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