Masochistic new variations of the chin-up and row to smash your plateaus and build a brick-wall back.
If you want to pack on muscle as fast as possible, build up those Type I fibers everyone else has told you to ignore. Here’s how.
Losers use injuries as excuses to be lazy. Winners find ways to work around them. Here are 17 tips for wounded winners.
Four squatting rules that will fix your form and help you set a new PR fast.
They play a role in allergies, the immune system, body weight, and even testicle size! They also do something really, really, weird (or weird-er).
Stimulate the neurological/myofibril connection to accelerate strength and muscle gains. Here’s how.
Hating on CrossFit is trendier than those hipster Ray-Bans your aunt bought you. There are some aspects of CrossFit that deserve your attention, however.
Think you need to spend more time stretching? You don’t. Here’s how to make gains while gaining mobility.
They're still your favorite exercises, just tweaked a bit to make them that much more painful - and productive.
The most successful coaches stay on top cause they never stop learning. Here's what one of the best learned last year.
Goal setting requires an ongoing assessment. Here's what lifters should know about making it from point A to point B.
Do you really need to worry about the ratio between omega-6 and omega-3 fatty acids? Here’s what science has to say.
Great little-discussed deadlift tips like "weld your spine," "ribs down," and "push the knees out."
Fifteen more workout tips from Bret Contreras, including assisted one-arm push ups, the merits of heavy back extensions, the benefits of the "clam raise," and more.
Here are 15 workout tips from Bret Contreras, ranging from the best way to do rows to how to get a great chest pump.
It's not about being anti-squatting or anti-barbell rowing, it's about being pro-logic. Let your needs and goals dictate your exercise choices.
Squats and deadlifts may be bad ass and scare your momma, but some of the supposedly “sissy” exercises are really anything but!
Which are better, tough diets and tough workouts or reasonable diets and reasonable workouts? Maybe you need to mix and match a little.
The next phase in Dave's iron evolution is helping others, and he's starting with you.
How to wake up those glutes and train them like a man.
Here are a couple of simple but telling biofeedback tests to let you how well you're managing the stress imposed by training.
Five simple tips to help you start pulling some serious weight. Check ‘em out.
Best squat stance, high-bar versus low-bar, contrast training, 7/4/7 squats, and much more from Nick T.
Stop being obsessive and neurotic about food. Part of your diet should be strict, but part of it really doesn’t matter. Here’s why.