Slow-tempo sets extend the duration of a set and hurt like hell the next day, but they ignore important growth triggers.
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If you never find yourself in the suck, then you aren't trying hard enough to accomplish anything. Every worthwhile goal is found on the other side of the suck. And there's only one way to reach it: get mad, dig deep, and fight.
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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.
A lot of folks are afraid of fructose. Should they be? Here are the facts.
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Here are seven training tenets that have worked for over 30 years. Have you adopted them all?
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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.
Is there a case for less than perfect form? Yes. Here’s why.
Accelerate hypertrophy with slight modifications to your staple exercises. Here are seven ways to do it.
In-the-trenches coach Ben Bruno talks fat-grip work, recognizing training bias, and the power of the Dead-Squat Bar.
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To make fast gains in the squat you have to squat more frequently - a lot more frequently. Here's how to make it work.
Build muscle and shed fat in 20 minutes with this new rest-pause workout... if you don't pass out first.
If you want to pack on muscle as fast as possible, build up those Type I fibers everyone else has told you to ignore. Here’s how.
While variety is good – even necessary – too much of it derails your progress. Here’s what you need to know.
One simple but highly effective deadlifting tip that you probably haven't tried before.
Ask yourself these three important questions and you’ll be able to choose better workouts for your goals.
Lifting that's effective becomes lifting that's enjoyable. Make it so with this crucial advice.
Nine vicious exercises that’ll build your core without boring you to death.
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Make long-term progress in the gym while maintaining long-term sanity. Here’s how.