Everyone thinks about upper traps, but not lower. That's too bad because the lower traps are crucial for proper movement, strength, and symmetry. Here's how to train them.
Nearly every trainer will say that you can't spot reduce. Well, maybe THEY can't. But here's what stubborn body fat actually is, and how to lose it.
If you only had a few weeks to fine tune your physique and look your best for an event, what would you do? Here's what our pros said.
Most of us know how to train a muscle, but most of it seems to get flushed down the toilet when it comes to abs. Here's what you need to know.
A smart fat-loss plan involves prioritizing nutrition, rotating between different metabolic stressors, and using lactate and alactate training methods.
If you want to grow your delts, you've got to train them often, but you've also got to be smart about it. Here’s how.
Blast your quads and spare your lower back with this old school strength-training staple. Here’s how.
The basics of benching, the fine points, and a solid 16-week program. Get it all here.
Think bodyweight squats are too easy for you? This one will floor a guy who can squat 500 pounds. Check it out.
Is the kipping pull-up a legit movement or an exercise abomination? You may be surprised.
These popular conditioning exercises can damage tendons, ligaments, and joints. Here are the worst offenders, plus some safer alternatives.
Heavy singles build strength, but they can also build freakish size if you know how to combine 3 different growth factors.
Fix your posture, build your rear delts, and heal your shoulders. Here’s how to do it.
Here’s why athletes and bodybuilders need more, not less, sodium in their diets to ensure optimal health, performance, and even gains.
If you look at the research, you'll see that rest-pause training isn't what it's cracked up to be. Here's why.
For shoulders, free weights involve too much wasted movement. Not so with cable exercises. Here are 4 that'll blast your delts into oblivion.
Big? Check! Strong? Check! Now it's time to move like an athlete, ramp up your conditioning, and feel incredible. Here's exactly how to do it.
Science shows that sometimes, higher-rep sets work better. Check this out.
Want to burn fat? Want to build a titanium butt? Want to get stronger on the big lifts? Do KB swings. But you gotta do them right. Here's exactly how.
Getting lean is simple, just not easy. Here are some uncomplicated rules to follow about food, cheat meals, and more.
The classic 5 x 5 set/rep scheme works. But here’s how to make it even better.
Finishers aren't just for fat loss. They're for building muscle too. Try these five ultra-high rep moves for hypertrophy.
Not to be confused with super sets, these smart compound sets will blow up your chest, shoulders, legs, and triceps. Take a look.
Because nothing says "I am strong" quite like a monstrous set of traps and a beer keg for a neck.