Trainers get certified and acquire clients by getting results. But the state may soon force them to get licensed and train clients differently.
Scoot over, CrossFit. Competitive fitness is on the rise. Could it become America's new team sport? You decide.
Like any occupation, the fitness biz has its share of morons and downright delusional characters. Here's how to spot them.
Think your foam roller is just for warm-ups and mobility? Think again. How to use it to build muscle and get stronger.
Check out Mark Dugdale in the new Biotest commercial, and let us know what you think.
Stop standing in your own way. These psychological tricks will help you reach your performance and physique goals.
The scientific facts about machines vs. free weights, calorie quality vs. quantity, hard work vs. genetics, and high volume vs. heavy weight.
Reach your physique goals faster. Smash personal records. Make other teams fear you. How? Tap into the flow state. Here's how to do it.
Too often, advanced lifters allow small errors to slip through the cracks of an otherwise tight program. Here's how to fix them.
The newest internet expert disregards in-the-trenches wisdom from big, successful lifters and coaches. He's great at debating, but not so great at building muscle. Do you even lift, bro?
Have you ever had to go out to eat with a group of people while you're on a strict diet? Dave Tate feels your pain.
If you slightly change your grip or your stance on every rep or two, you recruit a far greater number of motor units.
A bigger squat requires more squatting. Here's a unique way to squat frequently without burning out or breaking down.
Powerlifters have to bench, squat, and deadlift. But what if you just want to impress the ladies when your clothes come off?
Stimulate muscle growth by activating mTOR, which is the master enzyme responsible for muscle protein synthesis.
To reach your training goals, you first have to identify the "kingpins" that are holding you back, then remove them.
Fear is the single best predictor of weightlifting success - not the absence of fear, but actually experiencing it.
Are you getting hung up on improving technique when you should be just concentrating on getting stronger?
Building a better body requires commitment and consistency. Here's how to never miss a workout.
Forget those long warm-ups that have you break-dancing across the gym floor. Here's something short and effective.
To achieve a goal, you must train specifically for the task. But without variation you'll fizzle. Here's how to fix that problem.
Never be satisfied with your current level of skill or development. Always try to improve, in every aspect of your life.
Start bending bars and setting personal records just by opening up your mind to a few new ideas.
The most important time to get the right nutrients into your body is around the workout, but breakfast is crucial, too. Here’s why.