Building muscle increases your metabolism along with many other great benefits. In order to build muscle you need to use more resistance than your muscles are used to. While this can be achieved through body weight exercises, if you have access to barbells, dumbbells, and other weight training equipment you can significantly increase the resistance and therefore the muscle building results. Check out these great videos for both follow along weight training workouts, as well as tips and technique videos that will help you advance your fitness training.Branch Warren Shoulder Workout - Bodybuilding.com
Branch Warren hasn't just put his stamp on the world of bodybuilding; he Fed-Ex-ed many of his competitors into oblivion. In 2011, he won the Arnold and the British Grand Prix. In 2010, he placed second at the Arnold and 3rd in the Mr. Olympia. In other words, his resume is growing as fast as his lat spread, which is wide enough to blot the sun. We joined Branch for a workout as he prepared to defend his Arnold Classic title. He decided to train shoulders, using weights most men don't touch for chest. His workouts aren't for the weak-hearted - don't be surprised if he reaches through the screen and uses you for a biceps curl. Watch Branch Warren trash it out in the gym.
2. Terry Crews - Cobra Back Workout
Get Lethal Lats With Terry Crews' Cobra Back Workout"You got the cobra back, you're about to bite somebody with it!" You can see Terry Crews flash his physique in the "Expendables," "Everybody Hates Chris," or his brand-new show, "Are We There Yet?" He's flexed his musculature from the trenches of the NFL to Hollywood red carpets to Old Spice commercials while machine-gun poppin' his pecs. Those may be his flashiest muscles, but to Crews, the back musculature is just as important as those beach muscles up front. "Everybody focuses on all the push movements, but to really get your back together, you have to focus just as hard on the pull movements." You have to work your back from top to bottom to get the full effect. Will it be easy? Heck, no. But the man himself says, "If you want that cobra, you gotta pay for the cobra."
3. Core Waistline Workout
Engage your core and add visible tone using a kettlebell. No kettlebell? No problem, just grab a dumbbell or even a milk jug. Kathryn Marie will help you slim your waist and erase your love handles with russian twists, crunches, planks and more. Use this Grokker Premium workout as a part of the Kettlebell Transformation series for best results.
4. Ski Workout for Stamina and Metabolism
Get ready for the ski season with this sports conditioning workout from Jon Stratford. In this Grokker Premium video Jon takes you through a number of exercises that will not only boost your stamina to help you keep skiing until way past lunch time but will help prevent injury too. Follow in the footsteps of polar explorers as you increase your endurance and boost your metabolism before your winter getaway.
5. Intermediate Workout for Weight Loss and Strength Gain
Good morning sunshine! Start out your day with the slow burn of Metabolic training. Follow Colin's excellent instruction as you lose weight and gain strength. Tighten up your shoulders and thighs while burning fat in this Grokker Premium workout. Make this part of your weekly workout ritual and see the impact on a wide range of muscles.
6. Back & Shoulders Workout
Back & Shoulders Workout by BeFit in 90 will get you ripped fast! These strength training exercises are designed to build muscle in your shoulders, back and core, and target all of the major muscle groups for a great upper body burn.
7. Power Lifting with Mike O'Hearn
This month Rob is put through a brutal explosive powerlifting workout at the iconic Gold's Gym in Venice Beach California by none other than Mike O'Hearn.Mike O'Hearn is an American bodybuilder, actor, powerlifter and fitness model who has won Mr Natural Universe four timesGreat detailed instruction on core powerlifting exercises - Squats, Deadlift, Bench