This portion of the website is intended to highlight news and other information from the world of weightlifting and related fields. I add to it as time permits, but in the meantime, I hope you find the posts here interesting. Your comments are welcome (although I reserve the right to delete those that I find disrespectful or distasteful).
- Bench press Bench press explained
- Bent-over row Brief video showing bent-over row technique
- Instruction on power clean Excellent instructional video
- Power clean Good demonstration of power clean
- Push press (behind neck) Image is small, but demo is good
- Push press (front) Tiny image, but good demo
- Romanian deadlift Good, precise RDL instruction
- Squat How to squat and common mistakes
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Other weight-training information
- CDC recommendations
- In praise of the squat NYT brief plus video with about benefits of weight training and especially the squat
- Reasons to lift weights Sarah Klein lists 13 reasons you, too, should be lifting weights.
- Report on Physical Activity: Musculosketal Health Describes lifetime benefits associated with resistance training
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