Arm Workout With Dumbbells at Home

arm workout with dumbbells at home

Are you looking for the best dumbbell workout to build strong arms and muscular biceps and triceps? StrengthLog’s Arm Workout With Dumbbells at Home has everything you need to build bigger arms in the comfort of your home and without expensive gym equipment. This article outlines the workout, details the exercises, and provides a pro … Read more

Back and Triceps Workout Routine (8 Exercises)

back and triceps workout

Are you looking for a workout to build a big back and horseshoe triceps? We’ve got you covered. This workout is designed to increase the muscle mass of your back and triceps as much as possible when performed regularly. This article gives you a complete overview of StrengthLog’s back and triceps workout routine for bodybuilding. … Read more

Bicep and Tricep Superset Workout for Mass

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Want to build big arms? Of course you do! Try this bicep and tricep superset workout on for size. This article will outline an arm workout based on supersets that will force your muscle fibers to grow. Combining biceps and triceps training into one superset workout is an excellent way to get that sleeve-bursting pump … Read more

Bench Press Grip Width: Close-Grip vs Wide Grip Bench Press

Close-grip bench press strength

Key Points: In general, people are about 5–6% stronger in a wide grip bench press than a close-grip bench press. The close-grip bench press results in higher velocity and power, while the wide grip bench press results in a higher force. In a wide-grip bench press, your chest and shoulders contribute 78% of the force necessary … Read more

Intermediate Bench Press Program, 2–3 Days/Week

Intermediate bench press program

How do you get stronger in the bench press as an intermediate lifter? In this post, I’ll outline an intermediate bench press program and also explain how and why your training should be different from the beginner’s. Still a beginner? Check out our beginner bench press program. If you’ve left the beginner phase behind, read … Read more

Chest and Tricep Workout for Strength & Mass [5 Exercises]

Chest and triceps workout

Looking for a chest and tricep workout that will both make your upper body grow and increase your raw pressing strength? Look no further. In this article, I outline a workout routine that hits all your chest and triceps muscle fibers and sets you up for large gains in strength. Here’s what we’re going to … Read more

5 Differences Between Incline Bench Press vs Flat Bench Press

Incline Bench Press

The incline bench press and the flat bench press are both great exercises for building your chest and shoulder muscles. While they train the same major muscle groups, there are still some differences. In this article, I break down five of the biggest differences between the incline bench press compared to the classic flat bench … Read more

How Much Does Triceps Contribute to Your Bench Press?

Bench press triceps powerlifting

Key Points: In a wide-grip bench press, your chest and shoulders contribute 78% of the force necessary to lift the bar, while your triceps contribute 22%. In the medium grip bench press, the same numbers are 74% vs. 26%. In the close-grip bench press, the same numbers are 63% vs. 37%. How much can you … Read more

Does the Bench Press Work Your Triceps?

Advanced bench press program

Key Points: The bench press works the lateral head of your triceps well – even better than tricep extensions. The bench press does not work the long and medial head of your triceps well – but tricep extensions do. Combine bench pressing with tricep extensions to work all heads of your triceps. Does bench pressing … Read more

How to Train Your Triceps: Exercises & Workout

Triceps training

“Biceps for show, triceps for go.” Your triceps are one of the largest muscle groups in your upper body. Their main function is to extend your elbow, which means that they are involved in a ton of different activities, including all kinds of pushing and pressing. But that doesn’t mean your triceps don’t carry a visual … Read more