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Posterior Development to Improve Athleticism

Posterior Development to Improve Athleticism

No matter the sport, maintaining a strong posterior chain is essential. Strong glutes, hamstrings, and back muscles improve sports performance and lower injury rates. There is no doubt about it; an athlete with an adequately developed posterior chain will run faster, jump higher, and experience a reduced risk of back or knee injury throughout their career. 

Mon May 16, 2022
Dynamic Effort Lower Advice for Football Players

Dynamic Effort Lower Advice for Football Players

It's no secret that good athletes are explosive athletes. As a football coach, you want skill position players capable of reaching top running speeds quickly and linemen capable of producing maximal amounts of strength on demand. To accomplish this, players must improve their absolute strength and rate of force production.

Mon May 02, 2022
WSBB Blog: 4 Week Deadlift PR Plan - Week 2

WSBB Blog: 4 Week Deadlift PR Plan - Week 2

We arrive at the second week on our quest to hit a deadlift PR. We...

Fri Feb 04, 2022
WSBB Blog: Mastering the Squat I

WSBB Blog: Mastering the Squat I

Do you need help mastering your squat? Here is how to get the most out of your lower body Conjugate Method training.

Thu Dec 30, 2021
WSBB Blog: Understanding Exercise Selection, Volume, and Intensity for Beginners

WSBB Blog: Understanding Exercise Selection, Volume, and Intensity for Beginners

A beginner's guide to understanding the role played by exercise selection, intensity, and volume in the building of effective Conjugate Method training.

Mon Dec 06, 2021
WSBB Blog: Structuring Your DE Lower Training

WSBB Blog: Structuring Your DE Lower Training

Tags: Dynamic Effort, Accommodate , Box Squat Time to Read: 3min One of the most commonly...

Sat May 08, 2021
WSBB Blog: Strength Endurance for MMA

WSBB Blog: Strength Endurance for MMA

Tags: MMA, Conjugate Method, Absolute Strength Time to Read: 3.5 min  Mixed martial arts is...

Tue Mar 23, 2021
WSBB Blog: Conjugate Training for NASCAR Pit Crews

WSBB Blog: Conjugate Training for NASCAR Pit Crews

Tags: Conjugate Method, Dynamic Effort, Max EffortTime to Read: 5min The sport of NASCAR is...

Sun Mar 14, 2021
WSBB Blog: Cardio for the Powerlifter

WSBB Blog: Cardio for the Powerlifter

Tags: GPP Training, Conjugate Method, Dynamic Effort MethodTime to Read: 2min Powerlifting is a sport that...

Sun Mar 07, 2021
WSBB Blog: How Westside Would Run a NFL Weight Room?

WSBB Blog: How Westside Would Run a NFL Weight Room?

Tags: Football, Training Intensity, Conjugate Time to Read: 4min  With the Super Bowl over, we...

Mon Feb 08, 2021
WSBB Blog: Beginning a Conjugate Program in 2021

WSBB Blog: Beginning a Conjugate Program in 2021

Tags: Conjugate, Beginners, Westside Time To Read: 5min With the New Year upon us, many...

Tue Jan 12, 2021
WSBB Blog: What is Accommodation?

WSBB Blog: What is Accommodation?

Tags: Accommodate, Conjugate Method, Max Effort, Dynamic Effort Time to read: 4min The human body is...

Fri Dec 11, 2020
WSBB Blog: Up Your Clinch Game!

WSBB Blog: Up Your Clinch Game!

Tags: Fighters, Clinch, Endurance Time to Read: 4min Muay Thai kickboxing is one of the...

Mon Dec 07, 2020
WSBB Blog: Training to Fight like Tyson

WSBB Blog: Training to Fight like Tyson

Tags: Knockout, Fighters, Strength Time to Read: 3 min When it comes to professional fighters,...

Tue Nov 24, 2020
WSBB Blog: The Importance of Dynamic Training

WSBB Blog: The Importance of Dynamic Training

 Tags: Chains, Bench, Squat Dynamic effort training, often called “speed work”, is a training method...

Thu Nov 12, 2020
All Chained Up

All Chained Up

Accommodating resistance. At Westside Barbell this falls into one of three categories…bands, chains, and weight...

Mon Jun 29, 2020
This Ole' Bar: SSB

This Ole' Bar: SSB

    The Safety Squat Bar (or SSB) is an essential bar in the Westside...

Thu May 28, 2020
How to Develop Explosive Strength

How to Develop Explosive Strength

How to Develop Explosive Strength By: Louie Simmons Tags: explosive, jumps, dynamic   First, let’s...

Mon Feb 03, 2020
A Weekly Plan for Sprinters

A Weekly Plan for Sprinters

A Weekly Plan for Sprinters Tags: sprinters, methods, strength and conditioning, conjugate method By: Louie...

Tue Dec 17, 2019
Differences

Differences

Differences Tags: coach, workout, knowledge   For every one, there is another. Maximal and Dynamic....

Thu Dec 12, 2019