The World's Largest Hardcore Training Site

Driven by the intelligent and relentless pursuit of muscle since 1998.

Can't get lean and stay that way? Track your food intake. Here's why.

Latest and Trending

Tip: Nuts. You're Eating Them Wrong

Here's why, plus much healthier ways to buy your nuts and make them taste awesome.

Tip: A Simple Way to Boost Total Body Strength

This looks easy, until you try it. Build your grip, strengthen your core, and jack up your heart rate with this exercise.

5 Ways to Get Fired Up Again

Progress stalled? Motivation fizzled out? That's called training depression. Try one of these 5 strategies and reignite the flames.

Tip: 4 Ways to Fix Chopstick Calves

Here's one training routine for the gym plus three things you can do anywhere to finally put some meat on those calves. Check it out.

Tip: Do This When Training Hurts

Use this 5-step assessment to know if you should stop a set or continue.

Tip: A New Way to Lift a Barbell

This is a great exercise for shoulders, core, and more. Easy to learn, challenging to do! Check it out.

Tip: A New Way to Keep Your Shoulders Healthy

Prevent injuries and keep your delts feeling good with this quick exercise you can do anywhere.

Tip: Stop Rowing Wrong

You're not starting a lawnmower when you do dumbbell rows. Here's a better way to row for big gains.

Tip: 5 Ways to Make Bodybuilding Better

Why competitive bodybuilding is in trouble and how to actually fix it.

Tip: Grit is a Skill. Build Some, Wimp.

Not many people have it these days. Here's why those who do have an advantage in life.

Tip: The 4-Minute Video Guide to Raw Benching

Want to build strength AND size with the bench press? Here's how to get your form to match your goals.

Tip: The Dumb Looking Warm-Up You Should Do

Yeah, it's stupid looking, but it'll loosen up your neck, your shoulders, and even activate your glutes.

Tip: A Better Way to Build Hammies

Weak hamstrings? This training technique will get them bigger and stronger.

Tip: This Quad Training Method is Bogus

You've heard this broscience before. You might even think it's true. Think again.

Tip: Strengthen Your Erectors

Prevent injury and boost your big lifts by directly training these muscles. Here's how.

Tip: Build Your Butt With Bands

This isn't one of those newbie band exercises either. It's an advanced strength move. Take a look.

Tip: Know Your Training Type

We all fall into one of these two categories. Knowing your type will help keep you motivated. Check it out.

Tip: 3 Great Things About Lifting Weights

Sure, you'll build muscle and strength, but there's more. Here's what non-lifters just don't know.

How to Save Bodybuilding From Itself

Traditional competitive bodybuilding is in decline. Why? And how can it be saved or improved? Should it be? We asked our experts and insiders.

Tip: Challenge Yourself. In the Gym and Out

How weight training can improve your mindset and your entire life.

Tip: Unlock New Gains

Here's the smart way to build training intensity and keep the gains coming.

Tip: Increase Exercise Performance Instantly

Improve your performance on seated rows and biceps curls by doing this trick between sets.

Tip: Use Progressive Reps to Build Biceps

If your biceps have stopped growing, it's time to try something new, like this superset. Check it out.

Tip: A New Way to Build Biceps

Yes, it's odd looking. But it's also a super effective way to trigger new arm growth. Take a look.