Posts Tagged with "pull-ups"
Struggling to Excel at Pull-ups? These Commonly Made Mistakes May Be Playing a Role.
If I want to learn more about astrophysics I listen to Neil deGrasse Tyson. If I want to learn more about how to to be jacked while rocking a bowl cut I listen to He-Man. Moreover, if I want to learn about or become a legit badass at pull-ups, my go to expert is Meghan… Read more
3 Quickie Programming Notes On the Pullup
Today I wanted to share some quickie thoughts with regards to pull-up/chin-up programming. I firmly believe possessing the ability to perform a pull-up, if not multiple pull-ups, is one of the most rewarding and worthwhile achievements to accomplish in the weight-room. Pull-ups are a fantastic way to measure and gauge relative strength; I.e., your strength… Read more
Sam Bennett Can’t Do a Pull-Up? He’ll Be Just Fine.
I’ll be honest right out of the gate: I don’t follow hockey, let alone watch it. Truth be told I’ve never even been to a live hockey event. I’ve lived in Boston for around seven years now, and the only time I’ve ever stepped foot in TD Garden – where both the Bruins (NHL –… Read more
Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Work: 1/16/14
Before we begin I just wanted to share a funny exchange I had on Twitter yesterday. Some people crack me up. So I posted a link to my blog post from yesterday – Exercises You Should Be Doing: Split Stance Trap RDL. Literally all the Tweet said was “Exercises You Should Be Doing” followed by… Read more
Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Work: Zombies!, Pull-Ups, and the best Warm-Up Article EVER
Wait a second – my alarm went off this morning. I don’t think I’m dreaming. *looks out window* Volcanoes aren’t erupting, the streets aren’t flooded with molten lava, and from what I can tell, everything seems business as usual. The Mayanpocalypsearmeggedonacaust didn’t happen. We’re all still here!!!!!! High Five! But be weary my friends –… Read more
Stuff to Read While You’re Pretending to Work: Chin-Ups vs. Pull-Ups and a Little Bit of Bittman
It’s been brought to my attention that some of you who have been long-time subscribers to the blog (through Blogger or Google Reader) haven’t been getting any updates of current content. As it so happens, when we switched over to the new site, I was… Read more