Our expert physique judge tells T NATION readers where their physiques shine and where they suck. How do you stack up?
Jim Wendler, Scott Abel, Dan John, Lonnie Lowery, and Shelby Starnes talk about some of their most fulfilling "case studies."
Bowden reveals the truth about organic food, grapefruit as a fat loss food (it works!), soy (it's still bad), palm oil, and other juicy dietary tidbits.
It's a battle royale between you and your body: you want to lose fat while keeping your muscle, but your body has other plans.
So what if your gym refers to the power rack as the "curl station"? There are ways to butch up even the wussiest gym.
T NATION'S newest strength coach hates functional training, cardio, and yoga. He's also a bodybuilder who does direct arm work. So what's not to like?
Jonny Bowden pulls out his nutritional whipping stick and whomps on NO2 products, trans fats, and even poor ol' cows.
Why a skinny and long-dead martial artist named Bruce Lee continues to intrigue and influence the bodybuilding world.
When you question a coach's values, you usually get some interesting answers, along with a fist in the eye.
Dave Tate and others weigh-in on the difference between "compound movements" and "isolation movements" and the necessity of eating 6 times a day.
Tough, tough love from 7 coaches; stuff that will make you pull the pillow over your head and shout, "no, no, no!"
New views on the myth of steroids, the myth of overtraining, and the myth that Swiss balls are for pussies.
Science writer Gary Taubes has a simple message: Everything you think you know about diet is wrong.
Dr. Bowden weighs in on whether you can gain muscle and lose fat at the same time, the least-horrible fast foods, and drinking your own urine. Yes, really.
A T Nation contributor goes undercover to score a coveted CrossFit certification. Here’s what happened.
T Nation journalist travels to Joe DeFranco's gym to train with NFL prospects and learns what it takes to get in the game.
Five new ways to build muscle, increase strength, improve conditioning, and impress the know-it-alls in your gym.
Are hard gainers stuck with skinny calves and forearms? Is lower always better on squats? Answers to these questions and more in the latest installment of our series.
An ab routine that not only trains every function of the muscles, but also gets you ripped.
A veteran lifter weighs in on building bigger arms, how to assess your weak points, and overcoming the tyranny of bad advice.
The first installment of our new series demolishes old ideas about getting bigger and stronger, addressing imbalances, and preventing injuries.
Coach Mike explains why the exercises an athlete doesn't perform can have the biggest impact on his success in a training program.
Dr. Lowery comes out swinging against the high priests of high-carb diets and defends the honor of protein-loving meatheads.
It's not how many reps you do, or how heavy the load is that matters. What matters is how long the sets last.