Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.
Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

Overhead Military Press Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Overhead Military Press.

1SHARES
How to Use the Overhead Press Machine

For shoulders and arms, few gym machines are more effective than the Overhead Press. It works the deltoid muscles, or the sides of your shoulders, which are good for lifting boxes from shelves or picking up a small child. If you’ve never used t...  Read more

Ouch! Avoiding the Aches and Pains

Exercise beginners usually try to make up for lost time by going all out their first week. The result? Injury or intense soreness. Pain does not necessarily mean gain. Many injuries occur at joints, where bones meet and provide motion. An enormo...  Read more

8 Ways to Build Maximum Muscle in Minimal Time

"Time is money," Benjamin Franklin advised a young tradesman in a 1748 essay. Although we don’t know to what extent he applied Franklin’s wisdom, most of us do understand the implications of this adage in our own lives. When it...  Read more

How to Use the Lat Pulldown Machine

In this exercise, movement will come from the shoulders and elbows. The Setup Start by sitting on the seat and adjusting the leg-restraint pad to the appropriate height. Your feet should be flat on the floor and the pad should help keep your l...  Read more

Printable Workout: Day 3 Bootcamp

This is the printable version of our Bootcamp Day 3 Workout Video. We recommend that you watch the video (and read its supporting text) before trying this abbreviated version. Bent Over Rows 10 reps ...  Read more

Military MOMs getting back in standards after baby
Updated 3/31/2015 5:30:27 PM

Any other military Mom's having difficulty getting back in standards after having their baby? I need help getting there and tips and motivation as well....  Read more

If you belong to a gym, you can do bench presses w
Updated

If you belong to a gym, you can do bench presses with free weights to use the same muscle group/motion as pushups. Instead of pushing your body up, you're pushing the weight up....  Read more

Losing weight to join the military.
Updated 3/24/2015 2:16:59 PM

Losing weight to join the military....  Read more

I added 2 pounds to my chest press and made the 2
Updated 3/18/2015 11:51:35 AM

I added 2 pounds to my chest press and made the 2 sets of 15 reps....  Read more

I'm not in the military, but I work with a lot of
Updated

I'm not in the military, but I work with a lot of vets who have the same trouble. Good luck with your journey, and thank you for your service....  Read more

I say HOOAH

Straight up military style calisthenics and drills will help you shed pounds and tone up without a gym or ANY equipment whatsoever aside from shoes. I'm talking Jumping Jacks, Sit-Ups, Push-Ups, High Knees, Mountain Climbers, Steam Engines, Up Downs,...  Read more

Commissaries

Military/spouses:Commisaries+coupons=WOW!!
!...  Read more

US Military Service Members, family and friends

A group for service members and their spouses/family members. Show that you support the troops and stay healthy at the same time!...  Read more

8 Strength Training Exercises for a Healthier Heart

February kicks off the Center for Disease Control and Prevention's American Heart Month along with the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women campaign which focuses on heart health awareness for women. Heart disease is still the leading ca...  Read more

Work Out Twice as Fast with These 10 Compound Exercises

Compound exercises are those exercises that work multiple muscles or muscle groups around multiple joints such as a squat. Isolation exercises, on the other hand, work a single muscle or muscle group around a single joint such as a bicep curl. Compou...  Read more