57. Eric Helms: Squat, Bench Press, and Deadlift for Hypertrophy
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I had Dr. Eric Helms back on Swole Radio to discuss the squat, bench press, and deadlift for hypertrophy. We discuss: 1:14 bench press - how good is it for hypertrophy? 4:18 powerlifting bench modifications & impact on hypertrophy 9:27 optimal bench grip width 17:36 bench press assistance exercises 22:34 how good is the squat for muscle growth? 28:30 high bar vs. low bar vs. front squat 35:05 squat stance for hypertrophy 37:19 accessory movements for the squat 41:15 deadlifts for hypertrophy? 45:12 sumo vs. conventional deadlift 47:42 deadlifts as a back movement 51:02 deadlift accessories 55:06 is a stronger variation better? Find Eric: IG: @helms3dmj https://3dmusclejourney.com/ ------------------------------- Take your knowledge to the next level with the MASS Research Review: http://bit.ly/drswoleMASS (This is an affiliate link - I’ll receive a small commission when you use it) My e-books: https://askdrswole.com/ ------------------------------- Follow me on social media: YOUTUBE: www.youtube.com/c/DrSwole INSTAGRAM: http://instagram.com/dr_swole FACEBOOK GROUP: https://www.facebook.com/groups/drswole TIKTOK: https://www.tiktok.com/@dr_swole/ ------------------------------- About me: I'm a medical doctor and pro natural physique athlete based in Vancouver, Canada. I seek to share science-based perspectives to help people lose fat and gain muscle. These will reflect the current expert consensus in the scientific bodybuilding community. I‘m lifetime drug-free and have been training since 2012. ------------------------------- Disclaimers: Consider seeing a physician to assess your readiness before beginning any fitness program. Information presented here is to be applied intelligently in the individual context. I do not assume liability for any loss incurred by using information in this podcast.
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