The importance of rotational training in anyone's exercise program whether they're an athlete, a weekend warrior, or anything in between.
About halfway through the night your body runs out of muscle-building fuel and leaves you in a catabolic state. Here’s what you can do about it.
A smokin' review of all the popular fat loss agents
Of all the effective supplements available these days, one of the best is still good 'ole protein powder. That's because without enough quality protein, then all the other issues involved in bodybuilding – training, recovery, hormone manipulation etc. – are pretty much meaningless.
The purpose of this column is tri-fold. Purpose number one is as a "refresher course" for seasoned lifters. Sure, deep down, you may know this stuff, but it's been so long since you first read about it that you've forgotten the rationale behind the subject matter.
Has anyone out there tried "The One-Day Arm Cure" by Charles Poliquin? Or am I the only nut who spent an entire day devoted to training arms?
The Mathematics of Determining a Single-Rep Maximum
When a guy who can pull 800 pounds in his sleep talks deadlifting, you'd better listen up and take notes.
An Interview with Brian Batcheldor
Sit down with a bunch of bodybuilders and ask them to sum up all the important stuff they've learned and you'll probably hear some interesting info. But sit down with a bunch of experts in the field, guys with years of experience training themselves and working with others, and what you hear may change how you eat and train forever.
Techniques for breaking through strength plateaus in the bench press
Don't you just hate those stubborn body parts that never seem to grow? This "stubbornness" is usually caused by underlying issues, or more accurately, underlying muscles.
The Truth about "Legal Steroids"
How pelvic alignment and proper exercise program design can keep the injury goblins at bay
Cheat meals are fine for some people and a big mistake for others. Here’s what you need to know.
There are a lot of facts bombarding our gray matter nowadays. Pretty much everyone realizes that we live in an age of information overload.
An abbreviated program for strength and overall development
How a bony white boy from Buffalo increased his strength by a whopping 60 pounds in 56 days!
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.
Want to build muscle? Eat more protein, but not soy protein. Here’s why.
An Interview with Don Alessi - Part 2
An Interview with Don Alessi - Part 1