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In fact, greater use of muscle-building behaviors was found among kids with higher BMIs or struggling with obesity. All are isometric holds. When you are lifting weights, make sure you keep your body posture in a good position to avoid back pain. Click here for downloadable, printer-friendly competency cards. Communicating the importance of these three tips will also help to empower young boys as they transition into strong and healthy men for life! The roadblock I discovered when developing programs for our middle schools was that I had had to accommodate eighty 7th or 8th grade students under the tutelage of only two coaches. When it comes to body image, more is better, at least when it comes to muscle, according to a recent study of teens and body image. This has trickled down to the high school level, where many programs have set strength and conditioning as a top priority for the safety and development of their young athletes. Remember that kids are not likely to grow muscles before puberty.