The World's Largest Hardcore Training Site

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

The Truth about "Legal Steroids"

Latest and Trending

Pelvis Has Left the Building!

How pelvic alignment and proper exercise program design can keep the injury goblins at bay

Good Fat and Where It's At

There are a lot of facts bombarding our gray matter nowadays. Pretty much everyone realizes that we live in an age of information overload.

Getting Schooled Westside Style

So you want to write for Testosterone, huh? Hmmm, you live in Columbus, right? That's where Louis Simmon's Westside Barbell is located. How 'bout if we call up Dave Tate and set up a training session for you where you actually train with the Westside boys and write about it? Could you handle it?

Reactive Strength

How a bony white boy from Buffalo increased his strength by a whopping 60 pounds in 56 days!

Precision Nutrition for 2002 and Beyond

Post-workout nutrition. Pre-workout nutrition. Mid-workout nutrition. Over the last year, you've heard a whole lot about these topics and for good reason. Whether you're a strength or endurance athlete, the correct nutrients before, during, and after exercise can dramatically impact your muscle mass and recovery.

Clean Livin'

A T-man Guide to Health

Soy is Still Bad Protein

Want to build muscle? Eat more protein, but not soy protein. Here’s why.

The Next Poliquin? Part 1

An Interview with Don Alessi - Part 1

Dirty Tricks

How to avoid getting ripped off when buying supplements.

The Other Kind of Snatch

The most successful strength and conditioning programs have this in common.

Bone Crackin' Bench

Advanced Training to Boost your Bench Press

Bucking the Trends

Have the balls to make up your own mind!

Booming Biceps – Part 2

Balance and Stability

Booming Biceps – Part 1

How to unleash your core strength to achieve explosive arm development

The Texas Arm Wrestler's Curl

Here's a nasty little exercise we picked up from a couple of competitive arm wrestlers.

The Skinny Bastard Diet

An eating program for those who "can't gain weight"

Knife Fight!

Facing an Edged Weapon

Disturbing Trends

A list of bonehead practices in the gym

Abs In, Abs Out, or... Both?

Since the beginning of time, mankind's argued, debated, and beat each other over the head with sticks, all in an effort to figure out who's right.

Row to Grow

A Closer Look at the Seated Row

Bodybuilder, Heal Thyself

An Interview with Dr. Ken Kinakin

May the Forskolin be with you!

Forskolin burns fat through two different pathways: causing the body to burn fat for energy and enhancing thyroid function.