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The Return of Aerobic Work

Steady state aerobic exercise makes you slow, fat, and weak. Or is that belief just holding you back? Check out this info.

7 Single-Leg Exercises You've Never Tried

Shake up your training and correct strength imbalances with these challenging exercises.

A Comeback for Lat Pulldowns?

Pulldowns are only for people who can’t do pull-ups, right? Well, maybe not. Here are a few very effective ways to do it.

Get Your Mind Right!

Your brain determines your success as much as your muscles. Here's how to make sure that blob of gray matter doesn't get the best of you.

A Letter to My Younger Self

What Jim Wendler would say to his teenaged self about training, conditioning, and life could be exactly what you need to hear right now.

15 Commandments for the Big 3 Lifts

15 benching, squatting, and deadlifting tips to lead you to the powerlifting promised land.

9 Strategies to Train Around Lower Body Pain

Keeping the tibia vertical, increasing hip flexor length, step-ups, and other novel tricks to fix those bum knees.

Rise of the Cardio Machines

Here are some innovative ways to get a kick-ass conditioning workout at the boring old commercial gym.

Stretching is B.S.

Stretching... it doesn't decrease soreness, prevent injury, or even improve your performance. The truth has been stretched too far for too long. Let's put it in its place.

The Power of 3 Program

A simple yet highly effective 3-day-a-week program that cuts out all the B.S. and gets you super strong.

Disable Your Size and Strength Governor

Start realizing your true physical potential. Use these full-body workouts to maximize training frequency and increase work capacity.

Single-Leg Training Modifications for Knee Pain

Got knee pain? Don’t skip leg day. Use these single-leg lifts to build your legs and strengthen your knees.

An Interview with Dr. Stuart McGill - Part 2

The interview concludes with a fascinating discussion of sit-ups, rotational strength, and a much more precise definition of "core."

Fat Loss and T-Man Bullets

Simple, straightforward tips on eating for the physique you want. Check ‘em out.

Going From Point A to Point B

Figuring out what point B is, the problems with goal setting, and realistic body fat percentages.

Bands and Chains for Bodybuilding

Think bands and chains are only for strength athletes? Think again. Use these powerlifting staples to pack on pounds of muscle. Here’s how.

You Don't Have to be a Loser

Overcome your average genetics. Quit complaining, read this, and make gains like never before.

A New Take on 5 Things

Cardio, functional training, and mobility. Check out this fresh take on the stuff lifters love to hate.

Iron Evolution – Phase 8

How does a broken-down powerlifter turn himself into a jacked-up bodybuilder? He gets help from three top coaches.

Freakish Strength With Proper Core Training

Why bracing is better than hollowing; how to do pelvic floor contractions; how to breathe during a heavy lift; and lots more.

5 Strategies to Train Around Upper Body Pain

Getting banged up in the gym doesn't have to cost you all your gains. Here's your plan for when something hurts but training isn’t completely off the table.

The Contreras Files: Volume III

Curls with kettlebells, how to cluster-train with deadlifts, the truth behind upper and lower abs, new research on how muscle works, and much more.

8 Tips to Give Your Program More Pull

Train your back like it's your job. Undo the damage from chronic sitting and limit the consequences of too much benching. Here's what to do.

7 Things I Learned in 2011

How to make sweet, sweet, love to a ball and other wonderful lessons learned by Eric Cressey in the past year.