Muscle growth is an adaptive response. No challenge, no gains. Are you using at least a few of these progression methods?
It's body-building, not belly-building. Here's a convenient shake that'll fuel your gains without wrecking your health.
That means NOT using them for conditioning or cardio. Here's why.
Take a few tips from ridiculously strong powerlifters and apply these training methods.
For squats and lunges, pay attention to your pinky toe. Really. Here's why.
Do you want more muscle or more weight on the bar? How you answer should determine how you squat. Info here.
Many functional training zealots will tell you there's no need to train the biceps and triceps directly. Here's why they're wrong... and kinda puny.
Shoulders feeling stiff and cranky? Ditch the foam roller, grab a med ball, and do these drills.
Actually, your partner punches the bar while you hold an isometric. Here's how that works and how to do it.
Looks crazy, but it's used by strength athletes to train the squat and bulletproof the core. Here's how to do it.
Manual resistance flyes. Yeah, this is gonna hurt. Here's how to do them.
This isn't your regular bucket list. These are the bodybuilding things you should do before you croak. How many have you checked off?
Looks a little goofy, but it really gets you ready for heavy lower-body lifting. Check it out.
It's time to shake up your workout. Challenge your friends (or enemies) and see who lasts the longest. Check it out.
Leave your ego in the locker room, use this tough training method, and makes some real gains. Here's how.
Sometimes a kick in the butt works better than a pat on the back, especially for fat loss. Here's why.
Most people won't do it. It's painful and often embarrassing, but it sure works. Check it out.
Psyching yourself up to lift can wreck your CNS and increase cortisol. Here's why.
Got two minutes, a high pain tolerance, and the desire to build muscle? Then this training method is for you.
Clear systemic waste by using the active muscle pump method. It's simple and even relaxing. Check it out.
Contrast promotes recovery. Here's how to arrange your workouts to take advantage of it for size and strength.
Many experts consider the crunch unsafe, but it can still be a good ab exercise if you follow a simple rule. Check it out.
Seven things about ALL training programs you need to know. Check 'em out.
View injuries as bumps on the road to success, not dead-ends. Here's how one of the strongest guys on planet deals with setbacks.