Sport is not just good physical fitness. For a certain category of people, sport is the business of a lifetime, the work to which they have devoted themselves from beginning to end. The reasons may be different – the desire to prove the greatness of human capabilities, the struggle for their country, self-improvement, finally, just an incredible will to win. In this article we will talk about the most famous athletes on the planet.
Perhaps there is no other name in the world that would be so firmly associated with tremendous physical strength, like the name of Ivan Poddubny. This legendary weightlifter was born in Poltava region, in the small village of Krasionivka in 1871. Continue reading
Deadlift – one of the most important basic exercises in bodybuilding and powerlifting
The deadlift is a complex, multi-articular exercise, in which more muscles take part than in any other strength exercise, which perfectly develops the strength and muscles of the whole body.
It is the deadlift, along with squats, referred to as accelerating metabolism exercises, thereby improving the ability of muscles to grow.
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To believe this or not is up to you, but the fact remains that today millions of people around the world are engaged in callanetics.
So what is callanetics?
Callanetics is a set of exercises aimed at strengthening and stretching the muscles of the whole body. Callanetics was developed by an American Callan Pinkney in the early 80s of the last century. The story of her appearance is quite simple and straightforward: after completing her career as a ballet dancer, Callan eventually gained serious weight, and besides her back pain began to torment her. Continue reading