Build Muscle

Want to dominate your opponent during games? Build muscle and get stronger with the help of STACK's content. Building muscle will help you improve leverage and prevent defenses from taking advantage of you on the court or field. Learn about the importance of proper nutrition and how eating right can help you build muscle to get a leg up on the competition.

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Try Bottoms-Up Zercher Squats for Explosive Power

When it comes to the "Zercher Squat" it's probably one of the most misunderstood and underutilized exercises because its brutally hard, it hurts,...

By: Kelvin King Jr.

Build Total-Body Strength With Just 2 Exercises

This workout is all about going vertical! We're getting after it with just two exercises; pull ups and clean and press. The pull-ups will be a 3-second...

By: Victor Spaulding Jr.

This Push-Up Workout Challenges Your Chest From all Angles

Elevate Sports Performance with These Grueling Ascending and Descending Push-Up Variations By Jim Carpentier, CSCS Performing numerous conventional...

By: Jim Carpentier

5 Lower-Body Sled Exercises That Build Strength and Power

Sleds are an incredible tool for any athlete to build strength, power, and conditioning. They are incredibly versatile and can be used for many...

By: John Papp

Sardines: The Incredibly Powerful Superfood You've Probably Been Ignoring

Sardines. They're one of the most disrespected foods in America. There seems to be some sort of psychological hold-up that prevents people from eve...

By: Brandon Hall

Latest Videos in Build Muscle

STACK Performance Nutrition With Leslie Bonci: What You Need to Eat to Build Muscle

In this episode of STACK Performance Nutrition, Leslie Bonci affirms what you need to eat to build muscle.

How NaVorro Bowman Builds Bigger Arms

In this football training video, NFL All Pro LB NaVorro Bowman blasts his upper body and arms with a Tricep Extension-Kettlebell Curl superset.

Brandon Jennings DB Push-Up, Row, Reach, Press

Superstar point guard Brandon Jennings performs the Dumbbell Push-Up, Row, Reach, Press as part of his off-season training routine, with coaching by Nate Costa.

How Dustin Pedroia Muscles Up

Boston Red Sox 2B Dustin Pedroia provides an overview of his off-season training program, which consists of him getting as strong as possible.

Thomas Jones' Dropsets for Bigger Arms

Kansas City Chiefs Pro Bowl running back Thomas Jones reveals his dropset technique for building bigger, stronger arms to protect the ball and absorb contact.