Our undercover pro exposes the truth about drug-free bodybuilding contests. Yes, it's as bad as you think.
Unless you're a competitive powerlifter, traditional deadlifts are overrated, especially for athletes. Here's why.
Loaded push-ups with plates or bands are awesome... if you get the resistance in the right place. Here's what you need to know.
No machines, no problem! This free-weights only program will build size and strength better than machines anyway.
A program built around the three powerlifts that will make you 15% stronger and 7 pounds bigger in just 9 weeks.
High-rep pull-ups are cool, but you'll stagnate and bang yourself up if you keep chasing volume. Instead concentrate on adding weight.
Legendary lifters used linear progression to break records. It's time to revisit that proven method.
The trap bar is one of the most versatile pieces of equipment in the gym. Here’s why and how to put it to work.
Think you know all there is to know about push-ups? Ha! We thought so too...until we read this.
Let's cut the bullshit and get to the brass tacks. For decades, men built slabs of muscle with simple, three day-per-week training programs. They trained their whole bodies in one brief workout session and they grew big and strong. Scoff all you want, but tens of thousands of trainees can't be wrong.
The erg is the best fat burning machine in the gym, period. Here's how to use it right, plus three killer workouts to try.
If strength, health, and longevity are what you're after, then you should be able to easily pass these tests. If not, you have work to do.
The push-pull training split has been building slabs of muscle for generations. But can it be improved? You bet. Here's how.
Foam rolling, stretching, kinesio tape, and icing after an injury have all been pretty much debunked. Here's what you should do instead.
Good benchers often have rotten chest development. The problem? Barbell bench pressing. Here's how to fix it.
This single exercise will make you look more powerful and scary-looking in just a short amount of time. Here’s how to do it.
Arms stop growing years ago? Time to apply one of these tips!
The program is simple, the workouts are short, and the results are fantastic. The catch? It’s also brutally hard. Check it out.
Always doing the same two back exercises? That doesn't cut it. For more size and strength, try these variations.
What happens to the after-40 lifter? Does this milestone mean you have to train like a grandpa? Not necessarily. But here's what will lengthen your lifting life.
Sorry, but if you want to get maximally jacked, you need to do more than the squat, bench press, and deadlift. Here's why.
Do you have the forearms of a ballerina? Here's a simple way to build a pair worthy of respect, admiration, and fear.
You want pumped-up pecs that you can balance a bottle of pilsner on in just 4 weeks? Get ready to train chest heavy, hard, and frequently.
A step by step guide to performing the most bad-ass upper back exercise in existence.