Why do smart lifters let their technique go haywire? Ego lifting? Unawareness? Here are the most common problems.
The O-lifts are getting more popular, but some folks are jumping into them too fast. Here's how to know if you're ready.
Good movement, but not for most people. And it's the worst squat for leg growth. Here's why.
Either they're trying to look more advanced than they are or they're just trying something they saw on TV. Either way, this is bad business.
All you need to do is diet and you'll have abs, right? Not really. It's a bit more nuanced than what your favorite meme says. Here's why.
Stop repeating the idea that diet is 70% of your results. That saying makes a good point, but it's not really accurate. Here's why.
Overtraining exists, and you can't out-eat it or out-sleep it. Most lifters have the wrong idea about what overtraining is. Here are the facts.
This movement is often used as a regression in functional fitness classes. Problem is, it doesn't do much of anything. Here's why.
Think you need tons of exercises? Nope. You just need to do the best lifts more frequently. Here's what they are and how to use them for size.
Here's how to run slower, punch slower, and miss the ball more. Wait, you don't want that? Then avoid dumb training methods like this.
Honestly, people who do this exercise may not be smart enough to read an article about why it's a dumb exercise.
You've seen people doing this in your gym. Here's why it's idiotic.
It's a popular exercise that kills two birds with one stone... except it really doesn't. It just screws up two good exercises.
These exercises and training methods have their place, but they're stupid choices for most gym goers. Here's why.
You've heard these sayings before. They make sense... if you don't think about them very hard. Let's think about them hard and get to the truth.
It's the most important key to muscle growth. And it'll fry your CNS and lead to injury. Wait, which is it? A little of both. Here's why.
If the bar ain't bending, you're just pretending, right? Well, not so fast. Here's why.
Does it really take a lot of pain to get a lot of gain? Here's the truth.
Here's why doing high reps during diet phases can backfire, and why it's best to keep it heavy even when cutting.
There's a kernel of truth in every training mantra. But there's also a kernel of crap. So let's break them down and toss out the trash.
This has been a favorite of figure competitors for years now. Here's a couple new ways to do it.
Ready to get nearly naked and step onto the competitive stage? Probably not. Here's why.
Always train neurologically demanding lifts first in a workout, right? Well, not always. Here's why.
Out of control cortisol can make building muscle harder and lead to muscle atrophy when dieting. Here's how to keep it in check.
How much protein should you eat? It depends on a few factors. Check out the guidelines here.