Powerful legs are the foundation of an imposing physique. Strong, defined legs give your body symmetry and show off your overall strength. Many times, among athletes and bodybuilders there is a phenomenon of “leg avoidance” in weight training . It may be because leg exercises are not always considered easy or fun and many people desire to focus on their upper body to have big arms and chest. But by neglecting the legs, you can actually slow your progress in other areas. Your body tends to want to increase proportionally. Train your legs hard and we know you’ll be surprised by the upper-body growth that is stimulated as a result. Another great thing about working legs is the fact that if you work them they will grow. That may sound obvious, but many people who make slower gains with their upper body find that getting their legs to develop is a quick process. Training legs with strength will also elevate your heart rate and allow you to burn fat more efficiently.