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Strengthen Your Grip

Build it with these ToolsGrip strength is often over-looked in many training routines. Grip training strengthens your fingers, wrists and forearms, which will give you faster overall results in the gym because you’re better able to hang onto weights. Plus, studies have shown grip strength to be a solid predictor of overall strength and that […]

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March 20, 2019

Mind Muscle Connection

Connect Mind & Muscle

The Mind Muscle Connection — or Attentional Focus — has been scientifically proven as a key to successfully building more muscle as you perform each rep. It’s sounds a little spacey and it’s easy to forget while working out — but it is key to building muscle and not that hard to do. Focus!

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January 7, 2019

Motivation: Why is this so hard?

Work for the Pump to stay motivated. It’s a New Year and lots of people are acting on resolutions to start working out. Maybe you even signed yourself up for a gym membership to try and force yourself into doing it.But are you motivated? Why is it so hard to get motivated?And maybe, like most […]

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February 28, 2018

Build Muscle even with a Bad Knee

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Building muscle when you’re over 60 is tough enough. It gets even harder when age-related issues like arthritis get in the way. I got some bad news recently. I’m going to need a knee replacement surgery. I’ve had a bad knee, bone-on-bone, for nearly 40 years. Arthritis finally got the better of it. Muscle building […]

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