Regular dumbbell flyes can cause pec or biceps tears. For thicker pecs, try this smart variation on for size.
Start bending bars and setting personal records just by opening up your mind to a few new ideas.
Here's how to combine two or more similar exercises in sequence to save time and maximize strength and hypertrophy.
Do athletes really need to perform Olympic lifts to be fast and explosive? Not really, says this coach. Here’s why.
Structured strength programs are awesome, but sometimes it's best to just chip-away at training items you need to do. Here’s how to do it.
Simple yet effective ways to turn tired old exercises into plateau busting, muscle building dynamos.
You need more volume to get big, but too much volume can mess you up. Here are 6 great movements that won't trash your CNS.
A new way to organize your workouts to quickly boost a lagging lift or stubborn muscle group.
is is a piece of the puzzle that most people think they have, but really don't. It's true in the gym and it's true in the rest of your life.
Train the assistance lifts more like the big three and watch your personal records fall like dominoes. Here's the full plan.
In-the-trenches coach Ben Bruno talks fat-grip work, recognizing training bias, and the power of the Dead-Squat Bar.
Dave Tate is not a motivational speaker. He just kicks your butt into gear by telling you the cold hard truth. So listen up.
While variety is good – even necessary – too much of it derails your progress. Here’s what you need to know.
Ask yourself these three important questions and you’ll be able to choose better workouts for your goals.
Make long-term progress in the gym while maintaining long-term sanity. Here’s how.
Injured? That doesn't mean your workouts should consist of channel surfing. Here are some great heavy-weight exercises you can still do.
Just picking up heavy objects will only work for so long. Here's how to use high-intensity methods to accelerate gains.
A handful of ideas about lifting, food, and even life that will make you think. (Don’t be scared.)
Need to switch your focus from strength to size? Use this classic hypertrophy program to build muscle and increase work capacity in 3 weeks.
Try any one of these powerful training epiphanies. It may be what markedly improves your performance and physique.
They're still your favorite exercises, just tweaked a bit to make them that much more painful - and productive.
Nate Miyaki says to forget the resolutions, forget the endless string of magical diet and training tips; all you need to do is learn one simple lesson.
Are the four exercises listed here worth the risk? See for yourself.
The soft-pause technique, extended ROM presses, the induction method, and other tips from a monster bench presser. Check ‘em out.