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Do these before weight training and you'll recruit more muscle during your workout. Here's how.

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Tip: Make These Healthy Breakfast Cookies

They're easy to make, they'll fuel your workouts, and they won't make you LOOK like you eat cookies. Get the recipe here.

Tip: Make Your Own Healthy Ketchup

This no-sugar-added, grown-up ketchup will blow your mind. Here's how to make it.

21 Days to a Bigger Back

Doing a back workout once a week isn't going to cut it. You need to crush it and crush it hard several times a week.

Tip: Adopt the Average Sucks Mindset

Stop saying you're in a maintenance phase. It only leads to slow regression. Here's why and how to fix it.

Tip: Moderate Your Antioxidant Intake

Too many antioxidants is not better than too few, and may do more harm than good. Here's what you need to know.

Tip: Do More Direct Glute Training

Many people need more than squats and deads to fully train their glutes. Here's why you may need more butt stuff.

Tip: Try the Deadlift Walk

Improve your conditioning and test your mettle with this unique exercise. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Pair Kettlebell Swings with Planks

Not only will this workout rip off the fat, it'll teach you to breathe correctly when fatigued. Check it out.

5 Signs You're About to Get Hurt

Are you on your way to becoming a broken down lifter? Here are the signs to watch out for and how to intervene.

Tip: Avoid NSAIDS and Icing Sore Muscles

When you ice or use pain killers after a tough workout, you're actually putting the brakes on muscle growth. Here's why.

Control the Damage From Overeating

You're sometimes going to eat a meal that's going to burst the seams of your shorts. Here's how to control the damage.

Tip: Do Stage Reps to Improve Your Pull-Ups

Suck at pull-ups? Avoid machines and use this training technique instead. Check it out.

Tip: Shut Up About Your Goals

Studies show that telling others about your goals makes you less likely to achieve them. Here's why, plus a better method.

Tip: Use These 4 Strategies for Better Sleep

Stress and anxiety keep you from getting restorative sleep. That kills gains. Here's how to squash stress and sleep deeply.

Tip: Beat Stress with Rhodiola Rosea

Stress can rob you of your gains. Enhance your body's ability to adapt naturally. Here's how.

Tip: Stop Doing Static Stretching

Regular stretching often does more harm than good, especially for lifters and strength athletes. Here's why.

Tip: Stop Doing Fasted Cardio

To keep muscle and lose more fat, do morning cardio in a "post-absorptive" state. Here's how.

Tip: Use Caffeine Before Workouts for Fat Loss

Pre-training caffeine promotes fat burning two different ways. Check this out.

Tip: Change Your Rep Ranges for Size & Strength

There are better set/rep schemes out there than 3x10, especially if gains have stalled. Check these out.

Tip: To Build Big Delts, Train Multiple Angles

The big lifts are foundational, but isolation and time under tension are crucial for shoulder size. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Do the Zombie Press

Build your upper body and improve your overall athleticism with this crazy-looking exercise. Here's how.

Tip: Women, Stop Obsessing Over Diet and Eat for Muscle

Constant dieting wrecks the metabolism. Eat and train for muscle to get lean and stay that way. Here's why.

Tip: Learn the Zercher Squat

Yes, it hurts, but it'll also strengthen your entire body, from quads to upper back. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Get Strong Glutes with Mechanical Drop Sets

If this doesn't give you a great athletic butt, nothing will. Check out the workout.