Why Do I Feel Bench Press in My Glutes? (Explained!)

Feel Bench Press in Glutes

Of all the places in the world, Why Do I Feel Bench Press in My Glutes? As weird as it sounds, it’s something that you may have experienced in the gym. Granted, you’re probably more likely to feel your front delts or triceps when you bench. Then again, there is a possibility that you may … Read more

Why Do I Feel Deadlift in Chest? (Solved!)

Feel Deadlift in Chest

It actually sounds completely wrong to say, “Why Do I Feel Deadlift in Chest?” I mean, deadlifts are probably one of the greatest posterior chain exercises ever. So, if you’re going to “feel” deadlifts anywhere, surely it will be in the muscle groups at the back of the body. However, I know that I myself … Read more

Is Mixed Grip Better Than Straps? (Deadlifts Explained!)

Is Mixed Grip Better Than Straps

I’m sure you’re aware that the main limiting factor for deadlifts is your grip. We all typically start a deadlifting session with a double overhand grip. However, it’s not too long before you find that your grip starts to fail. With that being said, you know that you’ve still got plenty more in the tank. … Read more

Can You Mix Whey Protein With Juice? (Solved!)

Can You Mix Whey Protein With Juice

Out of all the possible liquids, can you mix whey protein with juice? I’m sure, much like myself, you’ve probably tried to “pimp” your whey protein shake. Let’s face facts, whey protein (even flavoured) doesn’t always have the best taste. And I know there are many people who simply can’t stand the thought of mixing … Read more

Why Does Whey Protein Make Me Thirsty? (Explained!)

Why Does Whey Protein Make Me Thirsty

You’re definitely not the only person to ever ask, “Why Does Whey Protein Make Me Thirsty?” In fact, this is an extremely common occurrence. So, is there a certain ingredient in whey protein that makes you so thirsty? Is there potentially an issue with your diet in general? Or is this simply an unexplained mystery? … Read more

Why Does My Back Bruise When I Bench Press? (Solved!)

Back Bruise From Bench Press

It sounds really weird to even say, “Why Does My Back Bruise When I Bench Press?” I mean, you wouldn’t typically expect to get bruises without something coming into contact with the body. Plus, bruising on your back from bench pressing just doesn’t seem right. So, is this a cause for concern? Are you benching … Read more

Why is the 2-Minute Dead Hang Challenge So Hard? (Explained!)

Why is the 2-Minute Dead Hang Challenge So Hard

The 2-Minute Dead Hang Challenge has been all the rage for a number of years now. And if you’ve ever attempted the challenge you’ll know just how hard it is. Fairs, festivals, parks, and beaches all over the world typically offer a prize, say $100-$200, if anyone is able to hang from a bar for … Read more

Why Are Biceps Called Guns? (Explained!)

Why Are Biceps Called Guns

So, you want to know, “Why Are Biceps Called Guns?” It seems like just about every other body part is simply referred to as an abbreviation of the actual word. The trapezius muscle is referred to as traps, triceps are tris, quadriceps are quads, hamstrings are hammies, etc. Okay, admittedly the legs are often called … Read more