Is your nervous system too burned out to train productively? Coach Thibaudeau discusses this topic during one of our boot camps.
When should you add more weight? When should you add more sets? Coach Thibaudeau talks about these topics and more.
Coach Thibaudeau discusses MMA fighters, nervous system recovery, active rest, and more.
Go heavy or go home, right? Well, there's something else you need to do before you go home if you want to build muscle.
After a boot camp workout, Coach Thibaudeau fields questions about external motivation and over-stimulating the nervous system.
Are people who do group fitness classes happier than solo lifters? Here's what science says.
What's best, sticking to your program no matter what, or mixing it up based on how you feel that day? Here's what science says.
It turns out that whole grains are hugely anti-inflammatory. Here's the science.
Nail your upper back by taking the inverted row to the next level.
Sequence these drills in this order before your next leg day and you'll have a better workout.
Stop grabbing your neck and cranking your head to the side to stretch it. Here's a better way.
A corrective complex is where you find a restricted muscle, roll it, mobilize it, and then activate its antagonist. Here's one for your tight back.
Train three of the foundational movements patterns by adding these drills into your warm-up.
They can get annoying to other people sometimes, but science says they can also help you get lean. Check it out.
Looks simple enough, but this is one of the toughest hamstring exercises there is.
Warm up your shoulders and keep them mobile with this drill. Walk your feet out or elevate them to increase the challenge.
The floor variation of this powerlifting accessory exercise builds triceps size and lockout strength on the bench press.
Here's an easy way to add accommodating resistance to the floor press using only one band. Try it out and boost your bench press PR.
Use an explosive dip and drive to power the dumbbell up, then take about 4 seconds to lower the weight.
Build head-to-toe stability and balance along with strong, muscular shoulders. Do 3-4 sets of 8-12 reps with a slow tempo.
It's hard to beat this simple drill for upper body mobility. Try 50 reps every day.
Chest press machines work, but they can also wreck your joints. Here's how to get around that.
Improve your shoulder mobility with this drill.
Regular dislocates are popular for warming-up. Add two wrap-arounds to get the most benefits. Here's how.