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Tip: Go Negative to Get Positive Results

Sometimes a kick in the butt works better than a pat on the back, especially for fat loss. Here's why.

Tip: Get Photo-Shocked To Spark Motivation

Most people won't do it. It's painful and often embarrassing, but it sure works. Check it out.

Tip: Do The Lazy Lifter Warm-Up

Two minutes, two quick warm-up drills. The fast warm-up for lazy (or busy) lifters. Check it out.

Tip: Use These Leg Press Techniques

The leg press can be a muscle-building staple if you know how to do it right. Check out these tips and variations.

Tip: Do Hand Walkouts for Ab Strength

You can do this challenging core obliterator anywhere. Here's how.

Tip: Stop Making That Face

Psyching yourself up to lift can wreck your CNS and increase cortisol. Here's why.

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Brutal Squat Day Meadows, Tate & Dugdale

See John Meadows, Dave Tate and Mark Dugdale go through a brutal squat workout. Lots of technique discussed.

Tip: Use Contrast Training for Faster Results

Contrast promotes recovery. Here's how to arrange your workouts to take advantage of it for size and strength.

5 Ways Trainers Need to Improve

Is your trainer or coach making one of these common mistakes? If you're the fitness professional, are YOU? Check out the list.

Tip: Stop Being Narrow-Minded About Programs

Seven things about ALL training programs you need to know. Check 'em out.

Tip: Be Willing to Train Around Injuries

View injuries as bumps on the road to success, not dead-ends. Here's how one of the strongest guys on planet deals with setbacks.

Tip: Love the Process. Screw the Scale.

When fat loss is the main goal, the scale becomes the main tool for judging progress. Here's how that can backfire.

Tip: Increase Your Training Intensity Two Ways

Put on your gym-face. Add these two intensity-extending techniques into your program.

Tip: Guys, Stop Using Mommy Diets

You're not a sedentary woman. Stop using diets made for them. Read this and man up.

Tip: Bench Heavier With Full-Body Tension

Use a unique variation of the plank to bench press more weight safely. Here's how.

Tip: Tighten Your Workouts With A Timer

Lose fat, stay focused, and increase work capacity with this simple tool. Here's how.

Tip: Know Thyself. Experiment with Programming

Find your best training strategy. Four methods every lifter needs to try. Check 'em out.

Tip: Do This Exercise for Biceps and Upper Back

This time-saving combo will build your back, rear delts, and biceps. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Improve Your Pull-Up with the "Hang and Pack"

Stop jumping into your pull-up. Get strong in the bottom position with this method. Check it out.

Tip: Take the 30-Second Front Squat Challenge

Test your mettle AND improve your squat numbers with this brutal challenge. Check it out.

Tip: Do the Constant Tension Alternate Curl

Add this to your biceps training to trigger new muscle growth. Here's how to do it.

Tip: Do Some Wogging and Wunning

Get ripped without losing muscle mass. Here's how.

Tip: Do the Pure Cable Flye for Pecs

Try this supplemental chest exercise to bring up a weak point or use it to train around an injury. Check it out.

Tip: Do the Back Bridge

A surprising number of people have fixed their nagging back pain by adding this wrestler's exercise. Here's how to do it.