Foam rolling the IT band is popular, but it's not doing what you think it's doing. Here's what's really going on, plus a better method.
To build your pecs, sometimes you have to break the rules. Here are two ways to do it.
It's simple, it's healthy, and yeah, there's only a single ingredient. Here's how to make it.
Here's a little trick to help you find the perfect stance for a bigger, safer pull.
Does kinesiotape actually do anything? Here's the truth.
If it looks like you're having a seizure when you train abs, you're not getting much benefit... and you're asking for injury. Try this instead.
You'll be shaking, sucking for air, and cursing T Nation... but you'll also be developing mental toughness. Try it!
Does it hurt to squat, and not in a good way? Use this training method to fix your technique.
Get stronger on dumbbell incline curls simply by using a rolled-up towel. Here's how.
Test your shoulder mechanics and get stronger overhead with this diagnostic exercise. Check it out.
Here's a simple way to avoid smashing your chin on overhead pressing exercises. Bonus: You'll be stronger too. Take a look.
Not only is this a "fun" test, it'll also expose any weaknesses you may have in your core. Here's how to do it, and how to improve if you can't do it.
Squat stuck? Use the training method top powerlifters use to smash that plateau. Check it out.
No need to panic. This much-feared compound won't turn you into a ballerina. Here's the real story.
Chances are, you're not training light enough to build muscle at an optimal rate. Wait, what? Check out this controversial new study.
If you can't hit 30 inches you have work to do. Here's an easy way to test your vertical and what to do if it stinks.
The conventional grip mucks up your form and keeps you from developing real overhead strength. Here's why.
If you want to get bigger, stronger, or leaner, one question must be asked. Answer honestly and you'll make more progress. Take a look.
These alternative ways to track progress provide variety, insight, and results. Check 'em out.
Baseball pitchers use a changeup to shock and confuse the batter. Apply the strategy to your training and make the basics even more brutal. Here's how.
Hate front squats? Well, they hate you too. Do this accessory exercise to take control and master them.
Here's a great accessory exercise that'll really boost your deadlift numbers. Take a look!
Marketers are tricking you into thinking that your steaks and burgers have the right ratio of fatty acids. Here's the real story.
Increasing your performance in the gym and preventing many diseases can be as simple as going outside. Here's why.