The Power Position—Characteristics and Coaching Points

by Michael Stone PhD
NSCA Coach August 2018
Vol 5, Issue 1

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The power position is an integral position for a variety of power lifting movements. Athletes can develop their power position via an integrated approach involving sound exercise selection and purposeful instruction leading to enhanced strength and technique.

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