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Stretch marks in bodybuilding

Stretch marks are a form of scarring on the skin with reddish or purple lines. They are caused by tearing of the dermis, and over time can diminish but not disappear completely. Stretch marks are often the result of the rapid stretching of the skin associated with rapid growth (common in puberty) or weight gain (muscle building, bodybuilding) or in some cases, severe pulling force on skin that overcomes the dermis's elasticity. In our case here where we discuss about bodybuilding, stretch ...

Bicep injuries

A bicep injury can take you by surprize when you work your bicep too much, strain it too hard or another way to make a bicep injury is when you`re using poor form. There are two types of bicep injury: a tear of the bicep tendon around the shoulder area a tear of the bicep muscle around the elbow A tear of the bicep tendon around the shoulder area-this type of bicep injury is common in older men and is caused by arthritic changes. A tear of the bicep muscle around the elbow-this bicep ...

Gym Behaviour

Hey guys, do you know those persones that just spit in the gym or talk trashy words? The trashy words don`t bother me so much as the bad behaviour of some people in the gym. When you go in a gym and want to lift some weights, you need proper concentration, some music to get you pumped up, water(for hidratation) and a towel don`t you? A towel or two, are needed in the gym as my last coach said:" You can catch two rabbits in one shot" and the meaning of that is: you protect the gym equip...

Jay Cutler`s Therapy

The training needed to be a three-time Mr. Olympia and Arnold Classic champion puts a lot of wear and tear on the body.In addition to stretching before, during and after training, Jay Cutler used a wide variety of physical therapy to overcome the trauma from years of intense, heavy training.Chiropractic SessionsWhat: : Adjustments to hips, neck, lower and middle back.Function: Keep body operating at high level.Duration: One hourFrequency: Once per weekCost: FreeDeep Tissue MassageWhat: An aggr...

Tricep injuries

A tricep injury is likely to occur when the tricep muscle is placed under pressure it's used to or not prepared for. A tricep injury can also be caused by repetitive movements (like throwing). Bodybuilders will usually get a tricep injury from lifting to heavy or not warming up correctly.Warming upWarming up fills your muscles with blood and prepares them for the workout. You're triceps should be fully warmed up before attempting to start the heavy exercise.Try to warm up for 5-10 minutes using ...

Training Tips For Women

1)Set a Goal. Decide what you want to get out of your workout. Are you after Madonna's arms or a job that requires you to have a nice sculpted body?Are you lifting weights to improve function, health, appearance, or sports performance? Once this has been determined, you can better tailor your routine, choosing exercises that will target the proper muscles. 2) Be Consistent. Once you commit to weight training, stick with it. True, a long day at work doesn't provide much inspiration, but resist t...

Fundamental Knowledge to Reduce Fat

If this is your first time on a fat loss phase please remember that getting ripped takes a lot of dedication, time, discipline, and focus. Diet:Diet is more important than exercise when it comes to getting ripped. You can train very hard in the gym but if your meals consist of pizza, french fries, cheeseburgers, sodas etc. your abs will be just hidden :) all the time. In order to see visible results and not just muscle mass combined with a lot of fat try a low -moderate carb, low fat, high fibe...