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How to master a full press-up

Build strength and target your arms, chest and core to perfect your press-up form.

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Jessica Harris
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Most encouraging quotes from literature.
Books

Don’t let them grind you down with these encouraging quotes

From Margaret Atwood and Zadie Smith to Roald Dahl, take heart from these inspiring quotes.

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Francesca Brown
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Strong Women

Fitness inspiration: why weightlifting is good for women

Laura Hoggins aka @laurabiceps helps Stylist explain why strength training and weight lifting have great benefits for body and mind.

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Miranda Larbi
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Strong Women

How to treat a pulled muscle and get back to the gym

Rest, ice, compression and elevation is the key.

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Miranda Larbi
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Miranda Larbi
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9 benefits of exercising with free weights

Free weights are even more effective than resistance machines.

How to warm up before strength training
Life

How do you warm up before weight training? Stylist Strong trainers answer the most googled questions

Stylist Strong trainers explain how to get ready for a workout.

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Chloe Gray
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Inspirational quotes from literature
Books

30 of literature’s most inspirational quotes about strength

In need of some support and inspiration? Maya Angelou, Michelle Obama, Harper Lee and more have encouraging words for you.

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Francesca Brown
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How to get motivated to exercise?
Life

How to find motivation to workout, according to experts

Stylist Strong trainers on how to stay committed to the gym

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Chloe Gray
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Laviai and Lina Nielsen
People

Meet the twin sisters aiming for joint success at the 2020 Olympics

Laviai and Lina Nielsen spoke to Stylist Strong about how building strength – both physically and mentally – comes into their training regime.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

4 women on when they felt strongest

It’s not all about how much you can lift in the gym

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Looking for an endorphin boost? Try this type of exercise

Boxer Ramla Ali reveals the most endorphin-fuelled workout.

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Kayleigh Dray
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Felicity Hayward gets real about the beauty mistakes she made in 2009

“I am still dealing the damage 10 years on.”

Vick Hope smiling in a pink suit
People

Vick Hope’s comments about losing touch with her friends are all too relatable

“I wish I’d paid more attention to my friends from home in Newcastle.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Rose McGowan
People

Rose McGowan used to fear her own strength. Now, she’s embracing it

“For a long time I knew I was a very strong person and I was almost kind of shy and scared of it.”

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Why you shouldn’t stick with a sport that you’re not truly passionate about

It's OK to quit if it’s not making you happy.

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Hollie Richardson
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Woman strength training
Life

This woman’s response to the suggestion that women aren’t strong enough to be firefighters is iconic

And the video is truly incredible.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Hustlers film review: Watch the five star film that should win J.Lo her first Oscar

The film directed by Lorene Scarafia is an electric and empowering cinematic must-watch

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Helen Bownass
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Life

How women are shaking up the world of wrestling

As Glow season three touches down on Netflix, Stylist enters the ring with the women changing the male-dominated world of wrestling.

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Hannah Keegan
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Kayleigh Dray
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This sexist trampoline advert perpetuates a tired old myth about female strength

Trust us: this is hilariously awful.

Woman pushing a tyre as part of a strength-building exercise
Life

Stylist Strong is London’s most exciting new fitness studio for women

In a first for women’s media in the UK, Stylist is launching its first ever fitness studio – with a focus on strength for the body and soul.

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Kayleigh Dray
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