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Best Weight Vests for Home Fitness - Title Picture

The Best Weight Vests For Home Fitness

Weight vests are a great way to increase the intensity of your workouts without having to spend a lot of money, and they don’t take up much storage space.

When I started researching weight vests, I was surprised at how many different options there were. Fixed weight, adjustable weight, plate carriers, flat plates, ergonomic plates, the list goes on and on <img draggable=

I did the research so you don’t have to, so read on for my thoughts on the best weight vest options for home fitness.

Olympic Bumper Plate Buyer's Guide - Title Picture

Olympic Bumper Plate Buyer’s Guide

Everything you need to know to make an informed choice when purchasing Olympic bumper plates!

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The Best Short Barbells For Home Use

I have very limited space for my home gym, which takes up roughly half of a small bedroom in my house. I like my full size barbells, but loading and unloading bumpers from a 7ft bar in a small space is cumbersome. 

Thankfully, “shorty” Olympic barbells came on my radar recently and I’ve spent time researching and testing a few options for permanent inclusion in my home gym.

Rogue Boneyard Bar Reviews - Title Pic

Rogue Boneyard Bar Reviews

Barbells are expensive, and Rogue Boneyard bars are a tempting option for those of us on a budget. Should you buy one? Read about my experiences first, then decide for yourself.

Rep Fitness Competition Bumper Plates Review - Featured Pic

Rep Fitness Competition Bumper Plates Review

Rep Fitness Competition Bumper Plates are a good budget-friendly option for anyone wanting IWF-spec weights for training purposes.

Stamina X Hyper Bench Review - Featured Pic

Stamina X Hyper Bench Review

Full review of the foldable Stamina X Hyper Bench

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