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Hitting a new one rep max is great, but setting an 8 or 10RM will also help you reach your goals. Here's why.

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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.

Tip: How to Foam Roll Your Calves

Foam rolling hurts so good. Problem is, most people aren't using the right methods. Here's how to correctly target the calves.

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: Do Fixation-Insertion Super Sets for Biceps

This is brutal. And smart. But mainly brutal. And it'll trigger biceps growth like nothing else. Check it out.

Tip: Warm Up Your Joints. Here's How.

Lift heavy weights safely and increase range of motion with these four simple drills.

Tip: Send Carbs To Muscle

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

Tip: Make These Cheesecake Cookies

Easy to make high-protein cookies that will blow your dang mind. Get the healthy recipe here.

4 Easy Ways to Fix Shoulder Pain

Sticky, painful shoulders don't grow or get stronger. Here's why yours hurt and four new ways to get them feeling strong.

Tip: Make the Hip Thrust Even Better

It's perhaps the best glute builder on the planet. Here's a simple way to make it even more effective.

Tip: Build Your Grip with Deadlift Ramps

This grip strengthening method is flat-out nuts, but it works remarkably fast. Check it out.

Tip: Do the Shin Box Drill Before Leg Day

Looks a little goofy, but it really gets you ready for heavy lower-body lifting. Check it out.

Tip: Take the Plank and Push-up Challenge

It's time to shake up your workout. Challenge your friends (or enemies) and see who lasts the longest. Check it out.

Tip: Use the Bus Driver Exercise for Delts

Looks odd, but it'll hit your shoulders in a way that other delt exercises can't. Check it out.

Tip: Use Cluster Sets for Size & Strength

Cluster sets have always been great for strength gains. Here's a new twist on them that'll maximize hypertrophy too.

Tip: Build Triceps With Mechanical Drop Sets

Extend the pain to extend the gains. Try this smart technique to build those lagging tri's.

Tip: Build Your Mind-Muscle Connection

It's not broscience, it's science-science. And here's why you need it for optimal muscle growth.

Tip: Try the Heavy Density Lifting Method

These monster sets are so tough you should only use them for three workouts in a row. Check 'em out.

Use Rollers and Lacrosse Balls for Gains

Break up the scar tissue that reduces flexibility, contractibility, and blood flow using a roller and a lacrosse ball. Here's how.

Tip: Do the Power Snatch from the Hang

It's the single best exercise for power athletes. Here's why and how to do it.

Tip: Don't Reach for the Bar With Your Chin

It's one of the most common technique mistakes with chin-ups. Here's why and how to avoid it.