Delavier's Women's Strength Training Anatomy Workouts
Delavier’s Women’s Strength Training Anatomy Workouts delivers the exercises, programming, and advice you need for the results you want. Based on the anatomical features unique to women, this new guide sets the standard for women’s strength training.
290 full-color illustrations allow you to see inside 157 exercises and 49 programs for strengthening, sculpting, and developing your arms, chest, back, shoulders, abs, legs, and glutes.
Step-by-step instructions work in tandem with the anatomical illustrations to ensure understanding of maximizing the efficiency of each exercise. You’ll see how muscles interact with surrounding joints and skeletal structures and learn how variations of movements can isolate specific muscles and achieve targeted results.
Delavier’s Women’s Strength Training Anatomy includes proven programming for reducing fat, adding lean muscle, and sculpting every body region. Whether you’re beginning a program or enhancing an existing routine, working out at home or at the gym, it’s all here and all in the stunning detail that only Frédéric Delavier can provide.
The former editor in chief of PowerMag in France, author and illustrator Frédéric Delavier has written for Le Monde du Muscle, Men’s Health Germany, and several other publications. His previous publications, including Strength Training Anatomy and Women’s Strength Training Anatomy, have sold more than 2.5 million copies.
Table of Contents
Part I Developing Your Own Training Program
Part II The Exercises
Part III The Programs
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Sample ContentCrunch - machine variationsHow to crunchHow to lungeHow to lunge, continued
The anatomical drawings are accurate and detailed. However, most of the exercises and their variations, though helpful to stave off training boredom, are focused on women's sports that need muscle mass instead of muscle endurance. Readers / coaches need to tailor the exercises for those women who can not add muscle mass in order to excel.