Articles by David Kip

My 5 favorite biceps exercises

Flexing the upper arms must be the most universal measure of manly cockiness. Many TV-sport experts, at least in Sweden, says arm development among athletes are only for show. Which only prove these “experts” lack…





Deadlift: tips and tricks

Aktivate your hip flexors in start positionIn start position, I’ve found that if I strongly activate my hip flexors the rest will follow. Squeeze your thighs and lower tummy together as if you were holding…




My favorite waveloading methods

I often use waveloading methods to increase intensity and bust plateaus. I use mainly four different methods for functional hypertrophy and strength gains. This doesn’t mean I think any other are bad, I just pick…


Exercises for the upper back

Some assistant exercises for the upper back I use a lot (other than deadlifts, chins/pull-ups, snatches and cleans). Shoulder press in squat position, behind neckWith a barbell on your back, sit down in a squat,…


1.5 squats

1.5 squat is used to strengthen the lower part of the squat. It typically target the VMO and strengthen the stability around the knee joints. I learned this exercise from Charles Poliquin. Perform a deep…