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Tip: Avoid Labels that Make You a Victim

Perceived helplessness will keep you out of shape. Here's why.

Tip: Train for Systemic Growth

Don't try to isolate every little muscle. Prioritize big compound lifts, especially if you're natural. Here's why.

Tip: Choose the Right Load for Hamstrings

Get this part right and you'll maximize hamstring hypertrophy. Here's what you need to know.

Fine-Tuning the Clean

You don't have to be a competitive Olympic lifter to benefit from the clean. Build power and explosiveness with one lift. Here's how.

Tip: Punch the Barbell for Bigger Biceps

Actually, your partner punches the bar while you hold an isometric. Here's how that works and how to do it.

Tip: Do Just 4 Intense Workouts Per Week

Sure, you can train more often than that, but here's why you'll make better progress limiting the tough workouts to four a week.

Test Your Relative Strength in 20 Seconds

You may be strong when it comes to 1 RMs, but how's your relative strength? It matters. Take these quick tests and find out right now.

Tip: Do 4 Exercises for Forearms and Grip

We bet you haven't tried these unique exercises. Add a few to the end of your workouts to cure PFS – Puny Forearm Syndrome.

Tip: Do the Guillotine Curl

This unique exercise hits both heads of the biceps and challenges your arms in a whole new way. Check it out.

Tip: Do the Single-Leg Romanian Deadlift

Build and strengthen your hammies with the braced variation of this exercise. Here's how.

Tip: Fix Your Tight Hamstrings

All you need is a lacrosse ball and the ability to tolerate pain. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Try the Wobble Squat

Looks crazy, but it's used by strength athletes to train the squat and bulletproof the core. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Do Front Squats First

Want bigger quads? Do this quick front-squat ramp before you do anything else on leg day.

Tip: Make Healthy "Weight Gainer" Cookies

Protein researchers give these cookies to their test subjects to insure plenty of quality calories are eaten. Now you can make them too.

Tip: Do the Rack Pull and Chin-Up Superset

This challenging back builder combines compression and decompression exercises for max results. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Master the Push-Back Push-Up

Build your shoulders with this unique delt-dominant push-up variation. Here's how.

Tip: Eat Proffles!

Protein waffles, that is. Easy to make, flour-free, and high protein. Get the recipe here.

Tip: Use the Jettison Technique for Dips

Increase time under tension and build your chest with this excruciatingly awesome drop-set technique.

6 Lifting Strategies That Always Work

Cut through all the complex weight lifting theory with these proven strategies for building strength and muscle.

Tip: Do Partner Flyes for Bigger Pecs

Manual resistance flyes. Yeah, this is gonna hurt. Here's how to do them.

Tip: How Lifters Should Read Lab Results

Get your blood work done? Good. But as an athlete, there are some things you need to know – things your doc may not know.

Tip: Plank The Smart Way

If you can hold a plank for several minutes you're doing it wrong. There's a better, safer, more effective way. Check it out.

Tip: Send Carbs To Muscle

How to drive nutrients preferentially into muscle cells instead of storing them as body fat.

7 Things You Should Do Before You Die

This isn't your regular bucket list. These are the bodybuilding things you should do before you croak. How many have you checked off?