Vince Gironda believed that completely developed deltoids are the foundation for a great upper body.
Wide Is Wonderful For Shoulders
Don’t Just Pump Iron … Work On Your Masterpiece. Generally I talk about how to get huge but this time we’re going to focus on beauty.
I’ve spoken to a couple of the current Olympia competitors about the very things I’m about to share with you. I’m not going to mention any names but … I am going to talk about a weak point on both of them and … that body part is their neck.
There are a thousand wrong ways to perform this exercise. Here’s the correct way – if you want wide shoulders, that is!
You can build a beautiful set of deltoids using nothing but dumbbells. In fact, deltoids thrive on dumbbells alone.
No matter what your shoulder width, deltoids cannot be over developed.
The Larry Scott Shoulder Press was developed by Vince Gironda to bring up Larry Scott’s lagging shoulders for the Mr. America Contest. The rest is history.
Was there ever a hero who didn’t have broad shoulders?
One of Vinces favorite exercises for the side delt was a variation on the upright row. He called them “high pulls.”
How do you develop the lateral head of the Deltoid? Lateral Raises.