Do athletes really need to perform Olympic lifts to be fast and explosive? Not really, says this coach. Here’s why.
Choose a big lift that needs work. Apply the Stack-10 plan. Smash plateaus and pack on new muscle in 6 workouts. Here's how.
Eat smaller meals more often, right? Or are larger, less frequent meals the way to go? Here’s what science has to say.
Guys who can pull a ton don't get there by jerking the weight up. Here's the right way to get set for a big PR.
The barbell has things to teach you. Painful, but very rewarding things.
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.
If this “shock and awe” hypertrophy method doesn't stimulate some new gains in size and strength, then nothing will.
Simple yet effective ways to turn tired old exercises into plateau busting, muscle building dynamos.
Bulking diets, if you're not careful, can create anabolic resistance, leading to rapid fat gain with no muscle growth.
How many of the following training mistakes do you make on a regular basis? The answer may shame you.
How adding more weight to one side of the body can help you smash even the most stubborn plateaus.
Drop sets are as old as the barbell but they work. Here's a new and brutal way to perform this classic technique.
Regular paused squats are tough, but breathing paused squats take the pain - and the results - to the next level.
The first step to achieving your goal is to stop acting like a self-entitled sissy and get tough. This will put things into perspective for you.
Compression wrapping is an inexpensive way to treat those troublesome knees, wrists, and elbows. Here's how to do it.
Ready to take your training up a notch? Try never-ending sets, tonnage programs, and minute-on-the-minute sets.
The mind quits before the body does. You're capable of much more than you think.
To be elite in any sport, you must be willing to make sacrifices, work hard, and be unbalanced.
We all make mistakes, but here are 5 things you better be getting right if you want to build muscle and get strong.
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.
Training to be explosive is a triple win: you get stronger, bigger, and leaner at the same time. Here’s how to do it.
Not all forms of inflammation are bad. In fact, acute inflammation is good and leads to healing. Here’s why.
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.