In today's post CDSF coach Mike Sirani goes over four shoulder exercises that will help build your upper back and keep your shoulders healthy. Incorporating plenty of rowing variations and other exercises that target the upper back is a great way to:
The band external rotation is one of the most commonly performed exercises by baseball players on the field and in the gym. It is also one of the most common incorrectly performed exercises.
In the video above I cover two frequently seen mistakes with this exercise and how to correct them in order to make the exercise much more effective.
At one point or another, many of us have incorporated single-leg training into our programs. Single-leg training is a great way to develop lower body strength, stability, hypertrophy, and also burn a few extra calories, because each set is going to take you twice as long to complete when compared to bilateral lifts. However, single-leg work is often neglected because it can be monotonous and may put you in positions where you feel awkward and unbalanced.
But, as an athlete—or anyone who gets off of the couch during the day—it’s important to be able to accept and deliver force on one leg. Single-leg exercises can leave you trying to find balance and prioritizing stability over actually training your lower body muscles. Oftentimes, it takes slight