Tag: target muscles

Dips – Variations with Target Muscles and Synergists

The preview video below presents in anatomical view, 2 classic variations of dips and the difference between them. The red muscles are the target muscles and the pink muscles are the synergists.  

How to Keep a Flat Back During Exercise

The anatomy of how to keep a flat back during exercise. This can be extremely helpful for big exercises like the squat and deadlift. Keeping a flat, neutral back can help you prevent injury during exercise. Learning the correct form of commonly practiced exercises can considerably help you target the muscles that you are trying […]

Gluteus Maximus – Kickback

We are happy to present our new video about Gluteus Maximus. It’s a target muscle during kickback performing. This muscle acts to extend and laterally rotate the thigh. In our video you can learn more about synergists and stabilizers and also avoid the most common mistake: over extension of the thigh that causes load on the lower […]

Deadlift Anatomy

  DEADLIFT ANATOMY   The deadlift is an excellent exercise for building strength, muscle, and burning calories. It works muscles in the glutes, hamstrings, back, and core. Performing the deadlift properly can help increase flexibility, balance, posture, and coordination. Additionally, it may help reduce the risk of injury to the lower body. Here is an old […]