The World's Largest Hardcore Training Site

Driven by the intelligent and relentless pursuit of muscle since 1998.

This three-part mechanical drop will have your lats, upper back, and arms begging for mercy.

Latest and Trending

Deficit-deadlift-with-farmer's-handles

Tip: Deficit Deadlift with Farmer's Handles

Get stronger from the floor. This exercise combines deficit deadlifts (standing on a plate or platform) with farmers walk handles for a new stimulus.

Tip: The Other Exercise You Need to Bench Big

If your goal is a big bench press, this exercise is essential. Check it out.

PEDs and the Myth of the Level Playing Field

According to this expert, banning performance enhancing drugs doesn't create fairness in sports, and it never will. Here's why.

Tip: Fix Your Ankle Mobility For Deeper Squats

The inability to go deep with squats is often caused by ankle issues, not hip issues. Here's how to fix that right up.

The-double-kettlebell-complex

Tip: The Double Kettlebell Complex

Complexes can be used for fat loss or strength gains. Try this one using heavy 3-rep sets for each exercise in the series. No rest between movements.

Tip: Do This Before a High-Carb Cheat Meal

Protect your waistline from high-carb binges with this supplement. Here's how.

Sandbag-complex

Tip: Sandbag Complex

Sandbags are great training tools, especially when you put a series of exercises together into a complex (use one weight, no rest between exercises).

Farmer's-walk-complex-1

Tip: Farmer's Walk Complex 1

Grab a few pairs of dumbbells and add this finisher to the end of your workouts. You'll hate it, but you'll love the results.

Tip: Two Truths About Training

To stay motivated in the gym, you need to know the truth about training and making progress. In fact, you need to know two truths.

Stressed? Train Like This, Make Gains

Consistency is good. But consistent lifting paired with life stress will halt your progress. Here's how to train so you can still make gains.

Tip: Hot Yoga vs. Cardio

To prepare for his show, a pro bodybuilder ditched the cardio and did hot yoga instead. Here's what happened.

Tip: Your Detox Is Dumb

There a lot of things to worry about when it comes to your health. Needing to detox isn't one of them. Here's why.

Kettlebell-swings-and-plank-breathing

Tip: Kettlebell Swings and Plank Breathing

Do 20 swings. Without rest, drop into a hard-style plank for 10 deep breaths. Repeat for 5-10 rounds as a workout finisher.

Cable-tri-set-for-arms-and-shoulders

Tip: Cable Tri-Set for Arms and Shoulders

One station, three exercises. Give this a shot for bigger biceps, triceps, and delts.

Low-cable-tri-set-for-delts-and-arms

Tip: Low Cable Tri-Set for Delts and Arms

Nail your shoulders, biceps and triceps with this series.

Tip: Leg Injury? 2 Ways to Keep Training

Here's how to keep training your upper body when a low-body injury has you sidelined.

Dynamic-90-90-paused-reverse-lunge

Tip: Dynamic 90-90 Paused Reverse Lunge

Build your legs, set your lungs on fire, and improve hip mobility with this exercise.

One-arm-cable-row

Tip: One-Arm Cable Row

Supplement your barbell and dumbbell rows with this great back training variation that also hits the core and even the glutes.

Tip: Give Barefoot Training Another Shot

Barefoot training and minimalist shoes were a big trend a few years ago, but everyone made one big mistake.

Extended-sets-for-triceps

Tip: Extended Sets for Triceps

Get the best pump of your life and trigger new muscle growth with the extended set method.

Kettlebell-row-with-rotation

Tip: Kettlebell Row With Rotation

The variation of the one-arm row allows you to add rotation and it tweaks the weight distribution for a new stimulus.

Tip: Are Online Coaches Worth It?

Some are, some aren't. Here's what to look for.

Tip: The Probiotic-Prebiotic You've Never Heard Of

Should you be eating dirt? Well, sorta. Here's what you need to know about SBOs or soil based organisms.

Tri-set-for-rear-delts-triceps-and-lats

Tip: Tri-Set for Rear Delts, Triceps, and Lats

Combine the face pull, triceps extension and straight-arm pulldown into one set when you're pressed for time or looking for a new challenge. Here's how.