There’s no doubt that while pullups are the undisputed bodyweight exercise king… They can be damn hard!
How many reps can you do in a set?
This is likely what you need to work on to do more (or your first!)
Maybe you find chinups much easier than pullups. That’s a very common thing.
But I’ll tell you this… It’s not really about your biceps helping on the chinup but another muscle being too weak on the pullup!
The Weakness Holding Back Your Pullups (Fix it here)
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Jeff Cavaliere M.S.P.T, CSCS
Jeff Cavaliere is a Physical Therapist, Strength Coach and creator of the ATHLEAN-X Training Programs and ATHLEAN-Rx Supplements. He has a Masters in Physical Therapy (MSPT) and has worked as Head Physical Therapist for the New York Mets, as well as training many elite professional athletes in Major League Baseball, NFL, MMA and professional wrestling. His programs produce “next level” achievements in muscle size, strength and performance for professional athletes and anyone looking to build a muscular athletic physique.