Elite powerlifter Matt Kroc lives by a code that drives him to do things we find scary and inspiring.
They publish umpteen workouts, but do they practice what they preach? Take a peek into the workouts of John Romaniello, Clay Hyght, and Nick Tuminello.
An in-depth discussion with Highland Games competitor, thrower, coach, teacher, and wise man of the iron game, Dan John.
Inflammation helps protect the body... and then it kills you. Mike Russell shows you how to smash it before it smashes your goals.
Send us your half-naked pics and we'll evaluate your body. It's not as weird as it sounds.
Cressey's 2009 lessons-learned include the perfect sleep schedule, why shoes suck, and why you may want to stay away from hyper-mobile chicks.
What do you do when you have two loud, smart, Elite bad-boys on the phone? You shut the hell up and listen.
Our resident judge evaluates T NATION readers and shows them how to improve their physiques! This time Clay evaluates a wanna-be competitive bodybuilder and a smoking hot figure competitor.
A bodybuilding diet expert answers all your questions, covering everything from cheat meals to how to measure body fat. Check it out.
Slow down there, Hoss; you can't start pulling heavy weights from the get-go. Let us show you the proper progressions to make your deadlift truly worthwhile.
The perfect deadlift, a sample week of training, baseball talk, and Cressey admits to doing curls.
Steroids, cannibalism, sex cults, big benchin', and rule breakin'. Sounds like business as usual here at T Nation!
The T Nation coaches offer up some cool tricks to make your next workout a memorable one.
Got only enough room in your cupboard for five foods or supplements? What, are you renting a single-family cave in Tora Bora?
Too often we get lost in the insignificant stuff. We need to step back and look at the big picture. What are we trying to do? Grow bigger muscles and become indestructible, of course.
Get bigger legs when you can't squat. Build muscle when you can't even hold on to weights. Get leaner when cardio stops working. Nick T. shows you how.
Got barely enough time to check your email? The T NATION coaches serve up some savory knowledge about calf training, quick, fast, and in a hurry.
Our expert physique judge tells T NATION readers where their physiques shine and where they suck. How do you stack up?
Four experts - a functional strength coach, a bodybuilder, a powerlifter, and an athlete-creator - share their thoughts on one of the most beloved (and hated) exercises.
Been a while since you've added some plates to the bar? See if you've fallen victim to one of the five deadly strength errors and learn how to fix it.
You pop Omega-3's like Pez candy, but avoid Omega-6's like candy corn. Maybe it's time to use both.
Dan John is the Yoda of strength training. He's not quite as wrinkly, but the wisdom, man, the wisdom!
It's a battle royale between you and your body: you want to lose fat while keeping your muscle, but your body has other plans.
Andy Bolton has pulled 1,008 pounds in competition. Get his best deadlifting advice here.