Machine Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Sitting on the machine, take the bar with your hand with a supinated grip, arms straight with your elbows on the padded : Inhale and flex your arms Exhale at the end of the movement It’s a good exercise to feel the work of biceps. Arms…

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High Pulley Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Standing between the pulleys, arms outstretched and take the handles with a  supinated grip : Inhale and flex your arms Exhale at the end of the movement This exercise is good as a movement for the muscle’s definition during a biceps session. This exercise train…

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Low Pulley Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Standing in front of the machine and takes the handle with a supinated grip : Inhale and flex Exhale at the end of the movement This exercise allow to real locate the effort on the biceps and pump deeply the muscle. Brachialis The brachialis cross…

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Hammer Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Standing or sitting with a dumbbell in each hand with a semi-pronated grip like a hammer : Inhale and flex your arms simultaneously or alternatively Exhale at the end of the movement     This is the best exercise to develop the brachioradialis. Biceps and…

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Reverse Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Standing with your legs apart and your arms outstretched. Hold the barbell in  a pronated grip ( thumbs inside) : Inhale and flex your arms Exhale at the end of the movement Back to the starting position by controlling the barbell’s descent This exercise works the extensor…

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Barbell Reverse Wrists Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Sitting with your forearms on your thighs or on a bench. Hold the barbell with your hands in a pronated grip : Inhale and flex your wrists Exhale at the end of the movement This exercise train your extensor carpi radialis longus, extensor carpi radialis brevis,…

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Incline Dumbbell Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Sitting with a dumbbell in each hand in a semi-pronation grip. Inhale and flex your forearm by rotating the wrist to the outside before that the dumbbell is horizontal. Complete flexion by raising elbows and exhale at the end of movement. This movement is especially use…

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Dumbbell Concentration Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast   Sitting with a dumbbell with a supinated grip. Your elbow on the thigh’s inner face. Breathe in and flex your forearms Breathe out at the end of the movement. This movement allows you to control amplitude’s movement, speed’s movement and straightness movement. This exercise…

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Dumbbell Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Sitting with a dumbbell in each hand in a semi-pronated grip. Breathe in and flex your forearm by rotating the wrist to the outside before that the dumbbell is horizontal. Complete flexion by raising elbows and breathe out at the end of movement. With this movement you…

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Barbell Curls

I read a Frederic Delavier’s book « Strength Training Anatomy »  and there is good stuff. Podcast Standing with your back straight, take the barbell with a supinated grip and your hands are wider than your shoulders : Inhale and flex your arms with an isometric contraction of your glutes, abs and spinal to not swinging your torso. Exhale at the end of…

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