Thanks for your responses.. That's all? really?
The powerlifting-style squat (wide stance) tends to emphasize the glutes, while the Olympic-style squat (hip width) tends to emphasize the quads.
are closer to Olympic squats
, with the difference being that bodybuilders don't go as low. Oversized quads are a plus in bodybuilding, bt an oversized butt isn't - even if it's muscular. Needless to say, few bodybuilders use powerlifting-style squats in their training. But the hip joint is the biggest and strongest in the body, and powerlifters use it to hoist up record poundage in the squat and deadlift