Want gains? Fuel, protect, and reload muscle immediately prior to, during, and immediately after training. Here’s how.
38 years of under-the-bar experience, the best exercises, and why back squats still suck.
Increase strength, decrease fat, and improve conditioning-at the same time? Sound like guru voodoo? Well, then keep reading...
Nothing gets you more jacked (mentally and physically) than pulling eight plates or more off the ground.
The venerable one dishes out an intriguing prescription for adding intensity to standard hypertrophy programs.
Call it whatever you want: circuit training, interval training, whatever. Two things are certain: 1. It ain't for wimps. 2. It'll rip the fat off you.
Send us your half-naked pics and we'll evaluate your body. It's not as weird as it sounds.
An in-depth look at strength coach Charles Poliquin's new arm training book.
Training tricks to help you lift more weight and perform better. Check ‘em out.
A lot of lifters worry about adrenal fatigue, yet some experts say it’s not even a real thing. Here’s the real science.
Cressey's 2009 lessons-learned include the perfect sleep schedule, why shoes suck, and why you may want to stay away from hyper-mobile chicks.
Give your triceps training a much-needed shake-up and start hammering out some horseshoes!
What do you do when you have two loud, smart, Elite bad-boys on the phone? You shut the hell up and listen.
Harness the metabolic power of real food to build muscle, lose fat, and live damn-near forever.
The good doctor teaches us some new exercises, defends the sport of bodybuilding, and even mentions the Dalai Lama. Intrigued? So were we.
The reason you're not doing one of these squats is because it's hard. The reason you're not doing the other is because you probably never thought about it. Check it out.
Shake up your workout and take one of these three tough challenges. Ask a friend to join you… or an enemy.
Where does healthy, muscle-building nutrition really come from, the garden or the supplement bottle? The answer may surprise you.
Our resident judge evaluates T NATION readers and shows them how to improve their physiques! This time Clay evaluates a wanna-be competitive bodybuilder and a smoking hot figure competitor.
A bodybuilding diet expert answers all your questions, covering everything from cheat meals to how to measure body fat. Check it out.
Slow down there, Hoss; you can't start pulling heavy weights from the get-go. Let us show you the proper progressions to make your deadlift truly worthwhile.
The perfect deadlift, a sample week of training, baseball talk, and Cressey admits to doing curls.
The T Nation coaches take a quick look at a very timely topic - fat loss!
Steroids, cannibalism, sex cults, big benchin', and rule breakin'. Sounds like business as usual here at T Nation!