Straight to the Bar

All Things Strength


Looking At : Aug 12, 2018
Posted By Scott Bird
Filed In : video | Weekly summary

During the past week we’ve discussed a number of great links; on Google+, Twitter, Nuzzel and so on. Here are a few of my favourites.

  • HIV Tests For Retail Sale (In The UK) For The First Time : Fantastic.
  • New Type Of Bed Net Could Help Fight Against Malaria : Much more effective.
  • Regular Exercise ‘Best For Mental Health’ : Interesting research – look forward to seeing a whole lot more (involving measurement of the workouts, not just self-reporting).
  • Voxos Eyeglasses + Bone-Conducting Audio : Interesting combination.
  • New 3D-Printed Device Could Help Treat Spinal Cord Injuries : Promising indeed – connecting undamaged areas on either side of the injury.

We also talked about The upcoming launch of the MARCH III Exoskeleton, Potential halting/reversal of aging using CRISPR and a whole lot more. Keep up with the World of Health & Fitness in the Straight to the Bar Community on Google+, and in the Daily ‘Newspaper‘ on Nuzzel. Absolutely free.

What's This?

Straight to the Bar is the online home of fitness enthusiast Scott Bird, and looks at the many training approaches, essential techniques, uncommon exercises and superb equipment to help you become as strong as humanly possible. In short, this site is the home of all things strength.

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Want to see (and learn) more Feats of Strength like this? Dive in.

Just Joined Us? Try These.

There are some incredible writers on the team here. To give you an idea, check these out :

If you enjoyed these, check out the complete ‘Best Of Straight to the Bar‘ list. Fantastic.

setting up a home gym?

If you’re getting ready to put together a solid Home Gym (fantastic thing), here’s how.

For more, swing by the full guide. Absolutely free.

And of course, you’ll find everything you need over in the SttB Strength Store. Massive range.

Ever Tried Kettlebells?

If you’ve seen people using them but never taken the plunge yourself, here are the ones I use personally. You can also pick up a book/DVD/course if you want to learn how to put them to work.

Ready To Learn Even More?

I love learning new skills, and the many seminars & workshops available are a great way to do that. If you’re looking for a specific type of workshop nearby, check out the ones on Dragon Door. Great mix of kettlebell and calisthenics-based offerings.

The Precision Nutrition Certification Program

The Precision Nutrition Certification Program

The Precision Nutrition Certification Program.

If you’re a fitness professional and love the Precision Nutrition approach, check out their certification offering. To say it’s comprehensive is an understatement.

Wherever You Are, We Are.

In addition to the main site, you can share your strength-training passion with a like-minded community on :

Wherever you like to hang out, get your regular dose of strength. Straight to the Bar.