A few years ago, strength coaches Dan John, a champion discus thrower, and Pavel Tsatsouline, a former special-forces trainer, asked that question. Easy Strength is a strength training protocol consisting of performing the same lifts on the Easy Strength training program by Dan John and Pavel Tsatsouline. “Everything in excess is opposed to nature”—Hippocrates. Perhaps you, the reader, are familiar with Easy Strength by Pavel and Dan John, but.

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There’s a better exercise to build your back. How sure are we that Easy Strength eBook will work for you?

There is a difference. How about the sport of LIFE! Email required Address never made public. I’ve seen MANY books based completely on the science of training athletes, but from my own experience, when you train athletes in the real world you need to learn how to tweak science. I chose to do swings instead of snatches on a few days where I was tired so that I could continue to reinforce a hip hinge without getting sloppy on my snatch form.

You name it and I have probably tried it. The education and experience shared by them will shorten the learning curve of anyone that applies it.

Not a common thing in a strength book! After the first 2 weeks, you can either repeat the first 10 workouts 3 additional times, or you can make small changes to the movements every 2 weeks until you reach 40 workouts.

I have had the good fortune of being able to do that very thing on more than one occasion and Easy Strength often reads like someone transcribed one of these conversations. If I have a bad day, I need to know that I will be ok and still hit my 40K press.


I want to be super strong now. A large posterior chain exercise Deadlift An upper-body push Bench press, incline, bench press, military press An upper-body pull Pull-ups, rows, Dan also includes heavy bicep curls as an option here A simple full-body explosive Kettlebell swings or snatches Anterior chain move Abdominal exercises such as rollouts, hairstyle planks, etc. If your main goal is to build muscle, stop training with your ego.

Please type your review in the space below characters left. This is fine as long as you feel like going after it. It will be one of the best investments you will EVER make. The authors effectively strip away the complexities of training that were made from novice coaches who constantly pushed their athletes to the brink. I finally found my pistol groove which allowed me to be much more consistent with my weight choices and the way my body felt overall.

As a result, the program took a bit longer than I would have expected. What makes you fat?

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Easy Strength is not simply a position statement about fundamentals. Coaches like Barry Ross, a world-class sprint coach who trained meter Gold Medalist Allyson Felix to the fastest m in the world at age This is the best single book imaginable for the apprentice athlete looking to excel within their eaey sport. Your workout is fat and bloated. You make small changes to the movements, switching from bench press to incline bench press, thick-bar deadlift to snatch-grip deadlift and tsatsoulind squat to back squat.

I will continue to reread it for the rest of my career and recommend it to everyone working as a strength coach. All five will be performed on each training day, five days per week.

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This strenghh the best method for most athletes. The important thing is to show up and get the movements in. Day 7 has a simple rule: If the loads feel heavy, just add five pounds. Both authors are in favor of cycling programs every couple of weeks. My approach to training is as follows: Notify me of new comments via email. And that is absolutely true in every sport and every game. Pavel and Dan John are two of the best communicators in the industry.


This is the day where the weights seem to often be “far too easy.

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Esy one body part per day is outdated, and full-body workouts don’t always cut it. Pavel and Dan have produced a book that I feel should change the industry!

Doing so may serve as the greatest timesaver in history! If Supertraining is the old testament of training acutally I would really consider it the TORAHI now consider Easy Strength to be in the new and maybe even dn Revelation to continue and add to the metaphor.

The great ones use their position to promote understanding and communication of complex material simply and easily. I found out right away what I was doing wrong in the first chapter.

Policies Terms Site Map. Discover those performance secrets within Easy Strength —and begin to look, play and win like Tarzan…. This was the toughest exercise in the program for me. This is not a program for someone who gets bored easily. That small change seems to keep enthusiasm high for the entire 8 weeks.