This is the United States of America. Like it or not, the bench press will always be the most popular exercise. Too bad everyone sucks at it.
Dr. Bowden weighs in on whether you can gain muscle and lose fat at the same time, the least-horrible fast foods, and drinking your own urine. Yes, really.
Four top strength coaches reveal the truth about ab training, sprinting, rep ranges, and more.
A T Nation contributor goes undercover to score a coveted CrossFit certification. Here’s what happened.
T Nation journalist travels to Joe DeFranco's gym to train with NFL prospects and learns what it takes to get in the game.
Five new ways to build muscle, increase strength, improve conditioning, and impress the know-it-alls in your gym.
Something you can do at home for five minutes that will add size to your chest and upper arms. That plus lots of other cool stuff. Check out the list.
The best way to get an X-shaped physique is to build up the rear delts, forearms, traps, and calves. Jimmy Smith tells you how.
You can't develop a weak or unresponsive body part with the exact same training techniques that made it that way. So try this.
In part two of our interview, Alwyn Cosgrove talks about compliance, networking, and why aspiring actors should stay out of the fitness biz.
In the first half of our two-part interview with Alwyn Cosgrove, the veteran coach talks about business, psychology, and the art of getting clients sore in all the right places.
Dr. B reveals the ugly truth behind canola oil, along with discussions on the efficacy of rhodiola and whether there are any dietary aphrodisiacs.
The high-fructose corn syrup people are telling you their product is the same as sugar, but they're lying mo-fo's.
A veteran coach borrows a page from Westside to create the Omnibus Method, a new template for hypertrophy training.
A veteran lifter weighs in on building bigger arms, how to assess your weak points, and overcoming the tyranny of bad advice.
The look of a tiny waist and big-back is what makes heads turn. Build your upper body to achieve that look. Here's how.
It’s the nagging stuff you probably know you need to do. You just haven’t been TOLD to do it yet. Start here, then get to work.
Are squats and deadlifts all you need to work your core? Is it "bad" to do static stretches before weight training? Answers to these questions and more.
In the booming fitness culture of Dubai, steroids are cool, pot is not, and good supplements are hard to find.
The first installment of our new series demolishes old ideas about getting bigger and stronger, addressing imbalances, and preventing injuries.
Coach Mike explains why the exercises an athlete doesn't perform can have the biggest impact on his success in a training program.
Christian tackles the myth of overtraining, why gymnasts and Olympic lifters look the way they do, and how growth occurs in spurts.
Dr. Lowery comes out swinging against the high priests of high-carb diets and defends the honor of protein-loving meatheads.
Need some change in your exercise selection? Give these unusual but effective movements a shot.