Push-Up

One of the basics in bodyweight training, the Push-Up is an all-inclusive training tool useful for any athlete. Not only does it work strength throughout the entire upper body, Push-Ups can improve your core strength and raise your heart heart for a full-body calisthenic exercise. Discover different variations to incorporate into your next Push-Up workout.

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Latest Videos in Push-Up

The Ultimate Chest and Back Workout

Use these movements to build ultimate chest and back strength and muscle.

The 8 Best Push-Ups to Build a Strong Chest

Challenge yourself with these eight push-up variations to increase your upper-body strength.

Tone your Entire Upper Body with the Close-Grip Tripod Push-Up

Tae Bo creator Billy Blanks and Celebrity Sweat's Eric the Trainer share secrets about their favorite Push-Up variation.

STACK Fitness Weekly: Build Chest and Core Strength With These Push-Up Variations

In this episode of STACK Fitness Weekly, Brian Nguyen shows you how to perform three challenging Push-Up variations.

Tiki Barber's Chest Routine

Former NFL All-Pro running back Tiki Barber performs a chest circuit consisting of a flat Bench Press and Push-Ups.