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AESTHETICS AND THE STRENGH ATHLETE

The Aesthetic Lens for the Strength Athlete By Julia Ladewski Have you ever looked in the mirror and thought, “Man, my shoulders/arms/chest/legs could use a little size”? Have you ever taken a long, hard look at your programming and wondered why your bench/overhead press/squat/deadlift have stalled? As athletes of the strength game I think we’ve […]

Strength Training for Athletics – What You Don’t Know CAN Hurt Your Training

Strength training for athletics has transformed from a taboo practice 50 plus years ago to the norm today. It is so pervasive even pre to early teenage athletics include it in their regimens. The evolution of strength training methodology for performance enhancement has been haphazard at best. The methods of Olympic lifting, bodybuilding, and powerlifting […]

YESSICA MARTINEZ NEW AGE STRONGWOMAN

This is officially my first blog and I’m excited to share this new experience with AtLarge’s customers and fans! First, let me tell you a little bit about me. I began competing in powerlifting 3 years ago (yea, still an amateur) with my best competition lifts being a 295 squat, 180 bench, and 305 deadlift. […]