The World's Largest Hardcore Training Site

Driven by the intelligent and relentless pursuit of muscle since 1998.

An easy way to keep a great protein source handy. Check out this kitchen hack.

Latest and Trending

Tip: Stop Making That Face

Psyching yourself up to lift can wreck your CNS and increase cortisol. Here's why.

Tip: Use Contrast Training for Faster Results

Contrast promotes recovery. Here's how to arrange your workouts to take advantage of it for size and strength.

Tip: Do Crunches, But Follow This Rule

Many experts consider the crunch unsafe, but it can still be a good ab exercise if you follow a simple rule. Check it out.

Tip: Train Your Weaknesses First

Got a lagging or weak muscle group? Hit it first in the workout for better results. Here's the science that backs it up.

Tip: Be Inefficient to Lose Fat

The more efficient you are at an exercise, the less fat you'll burn. Here's why, plus a better way.

Tip: Guys, Stop Using Mommy Diets

You're not a sedentary woman. Stop using diets made for them. Read this and man up.

Tip: Bench Heavier With Full-Body Tension

Use a unique variation of the plank to bench press more weight safely. Here's how.

Tip: Get Ripped. Do Countdown Front Squats.

This is brutal, nasty, and highly effective. Challenge a friend to join you. Or an enemy. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Tighten Your Workouts With A Timer

Lose fat, stay focused, and increase work capacity with this simple tool. Here's how.

Tip: Fight the Light and Sleep Better

No sleep, no gains. Here's how to get better sleep and maximize recovery.

Tip: Do This Exercise for Biceps and Upper Back

This time-saving combo will build your back, rear delts, and biceps. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Do This Killer Exercise for Lats and Abs

Hit your arms and lats while building your abs. Here's how.

Tip: Improve Your Pull-Up with the "Hang and Pack"

Stop jumping into your pull-up. Get strong in the bottom position with this method. Check it out.

Tip: Take the 30-Second Front Squat Challenge

Test your mettle AND improve your squat numbers with this brutal challenge. Check it out.

Tip: Kick Ass, Rest a Little, Kick Additional Ass

Studies show that only one hour a week of this type of exercise works better for fat loss than seven hours a week of jogging. Get the workout here.

Tip: Do This Exercise for Complete Core Strength

Most people leave out this part of the ab training equation. Don't do that. Try this challenging exercise.

Tip: Do the Lateral Shuttle Run

It'll make you a better athlete and prevent knee and ankle injuries. Here's how to set it up.

Tip: Drink Coffee to Boost Your Metabolism

How to wisely use coffee to speed fat loss, increase performance, and dull cravings.

Tip: Eat More White Potatoes

Think potatoes are "bad" carbs because of some study you heard about? Turns out the studies were bad, not the spuds. Here's the truth.

Tip: Do Broad Jumps Before Lifting

Do these before weight training and you'll recruit more muscle during your workout. Here's how.

Tip: Make These Healthy Breakfast Cookies

They're easy to make, they'll fuel your workouts, and they won't make you LOOK like you eat cookies. Get the recipe here.

Tip: Do the Blitzkrieg Triple Press

Blast your chest with this unique dumbbell bench press variation. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Do the Constant-Tension Curl

Stretch out those shirtsleeves by adding this unique exercise variation to your arm training plan. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Bring Up a Puny Muscle Like This

Got small quads, a weak chest, or lagging triceps? Here's the smart way to bring them up to par.