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Unless you're a competitive powerlifter, traditional deadlifts are overrated, especially for athletes. Here's why.

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Tip: Swing for Strong & Healthy Shoulders

Here's an easy and fun way to bulletproof your shoulders against injuries and even improve your posture.

Tip: Build Size with the 3-50 Method

Use this set-rep scheme with any lifting exercise and you'll build some new muscle. Warning: It's brutal. Take a look.

9 Exercises for a Complete Back

Always doing the same two back exercises? That doesn't cut it. For more size and strength, try these variations.

Fail: Pro Bodybuilding and Big Guts

Many pro bodybuilders look pregnant. It's like they've got a six pack stretched over a keg. How does this happen? That question, answered.

Tip: The Meal That Damages Metabolism

A new study shows why we may want to have more meals earlier in the day and cut them off long before bed. Here's the new science.

Tip: A New, Old Way to Build Massive Quads

Take this old-school leg builder and make it even better for quad development. Here's how.

The Happy Powder

Low energy? No motivation? Lack of focus? Feeling mentally or physically run down? There's a supplement for that.

Tip: The Exercise To Do Before Deadlifting

Warm up with this simple move and you'll be able to deadlift more weight safely. Check it out.

Tip: Your Cereal is Full of Lies & Diabetes

Here's how those so-called healthy breakfast cereals are making you chubby and weak.

5/3/1: How to Build Pure Strength

Jim Wendler's 5/3/1/ program promises slow and steady gains that will eventually turn you into the strongest guy in the gym. And it delivers, every time.

10 x 3 For Fat Loss

Think fat loss requires high-rep training and tons of cardio? Think again. You can torch fat in sets of three.

The Real Driver of Muscle Growth

A 6-month long study used experienced lifters to pinpoint what amount of volume would build the most muscle and strength. Here's what they found.

The Best Damn Workout Plan For Natural Lifters

Bodybuilding is full of programs used by "enhanced" lifters, but most people don't take drugs and can't get good results. This effective program is for them.

Tip: The Most Painful Pause

Here's how to use iso-holds to stimulate new growth in your hamstrings, glutes, biceps, and more.

Tip: Push Until You Can't. Rest Until You Can.

Here's how females really need to train for fat loss and muscle gain.

The Best Damn Posterior Chain Exercises

A guide to mastering and progressing the GHR, Nordic ham curl, reverse hyper, and back extension.

Tip: For Bigger Biceps, Do This Exercise

Nope, it's not the curl. Here it is, plus a gym-friendly alternative.

The Big 3 Lifts Suck For Size Gains

Sorry, but if you want to get maximally jacked, you need to do more than the squat, bench press, and deadlift. Here's why.

Tip: Train the Serratus

How do you get that coveted serratus muscle to show up? First, don't be fat. Second, do this unique exercise.

The 4 Dumbest Forms of Cardio

The four most joint-destroying types of cardio, plus four safer alternatives that burn fat faster.

The 7 People Who Never Get Results

Are you one of these types of people? Hope not. Because they never make any progress. Check out the list.

Tip: The Pro-Hormone Vitamin

Taking this vitamin is more like using hormone replacement therapy, only without a prescription. Here's the science.

Tip: Activate These Muscles Before Heavy Lifting

Here's a quick way to fire up the right muscles so you can lift more weight and protect your back.

5 Things Big Strong Guys Can't Do

Strong and muscular? Great! Now it's time to ramp up your ability to do shit outside of the gym. Here's how to unlock your real-world strength.