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Building a Superhuman Core

Meatheads say, “Just squat and deadlift, bro. That's all the core training you'll ever need.” Too bad they're wrong.

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  • The V-Taper Workout

    Change the whole look of your physique by developing a V-taper: wider shoulders, tighter waist. This workout will get you both.

    Lifter's Shoulder: The Cause & The Cure

    Cancel that doctor's appointment. Take the self-assessment tests then try these treatments to fix your nagging pain.

    A Strongman's Guide to Shoulder Health

    Love lifting heavy? Then you either have some shoulder issues or you soon will. Follow these 5 steps to get them healthy and keep them healthy.

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    Tip: Floor Pressing 101

    Use this accessory exercise if you're having trouble locking out your standard bench press.

    Steroids: What Pro Bodybuilders Are Really Using

    An inside look into the drug use of a real IFBB pro bodybuilder.

    Full-Body Workouts of the Legends

    The full-body routines of guys like Gironda and Schwarzenegger work as well today as they did 40 or 50 years ago.

    Thick and Wide: The Back Solution

    Here's how to get a thick, wide back... and why what you're doing now is probably holding back your gains.

    A Stretch Routine That's Actually Doable

    Some of the biggest, strongest guys are also crazy flexible. Here's how you can get there.

    Do-It-Yourself Myofascial Release

    Burn your foam roller and give the tennis ball to the dog. You're going to learn how to fix sticky muscles and bust up adhesions using nothing but your hands.

    The Get Shredded Diet

    This diet plan is extreme. It's extremely strict and extremely tough. But it also works extremely well. You'll be shocked by how fast you drop body fat.

    Shredded in 6 Days

    How to quickly dump fat, water, and bloat for a photo shoot or special event.

    Build Muscle at Home

    Can't get to the gym because of the weather, a global pandemic, or a zombie uprising? Build muscle anyway with these moves.

    Tip: Double Your Pull-Ups in 30 Days

    This simple rep scheme will turn you into a pull-up pro in just a month.

    Vegans Suck at Science. Here's The Proof.

    Ignore the vegans and their bad science. Here's the truth about meat, cancer, heart disease, inflammation, and the environment.

    The Best Way to Build Traps

    Nothing says strength and power like big traps. Sadly, most people are training them wrong. Here's the best advice from 13 top coaches.

    The Texas Method

    A proven strength training method to help you keep making progress after the newbie phase. Check it out.

    The Two Best Exercises You've Never Tried

    These brand new exercises will hit your lats, strengthen your shoulder girdle, and give you a great set of abs.

    The Effects of Mild Cycles

    Some men use tiny doses of testosterone for hormone replacement therapy. Others use massive amounts for bodybuilding. But what are the effects of “light” cycles? Here's the science.

    The V-Taper Workout and Diet Plan

    Which physique turns heads the most? A big upper body that tapers at the waist: the V-taper. Here's the formula for getting one.

    Tip: How to Test and Fix Your Hips

    Try this drill to find out where your hips are tightest, then get them mobile!

    The Best Damn Diet For Natural Lifters

    Natural lifters shouldn't train like drug users, and they shouldn't diet like them either. Here's your dietary playbook, natties!

    Advanced German Volume Training

    One of the toughest muscle-building workouts of all time just got tougher. For experienced lifters only!

    4 Pull-Ups You've Never Even Seen

    Using a band for assisted pull-ups? Stop. It doesn't work well. Here are four better choices even advanced lifters will love.