To make progress, look to the past. Here are the best training and lifestyle lessons from legendary bodybuilders, strongmen, and coaches.
Here are 10 strategies to help you do what was once thought to be impossible: growing muscle without growing your belly.
Some lifters avoid conditioning work because they're afraid of losing muscle... and their athleticism and waistlines suffer. Here's the fix.
Need to be athletic and explosive? Here's how to do it without the Olympic lifts. Bonus: You can do these at home or in a regular gym.
Besides eating like animals, hardgainers need to train differently to pack muscle onto their scrawny frames. Here's how.
Most ab exercises are garbage. But do these 4 types of ab movements each workout and those babies will pop through.
There's more to obliterating squat and deadlift sticking points than just increasing volume. Here are 7 ways to do it.
Add some jumps to your training and your body will recruit more muscle fibers when you lift weights. Here's how.
Not genetically blessed? Not a friend of the needle? Then you have to be smarter about your biceps and triceps training. Here's what to do.
Overhead barbell presses can restrict joint mobility and mess up your shoulders. Here are five one-arm alternatives that work better.
The difference between a stalled deadlift and a new PR is explosiveness. Here's how to start pulling like a pro.
Advanced lifters don't just follow training programs blindly. They know when to push and when to back off. Here's how to become one of them.
How do you train nearly 200 muscles in your body with one, easy to learn lift? You perform the hang clean. Here's the simple way to do it.
Got a chest like a 10-year old boy even though you lift weights? Here are six things even some experienced lifters are missing.
Eccentric training provides better mechanics, more muscle, and better sports performance. Here's how to fit it into your workouts.
The bench press may be everyone's favorite upper body barbell exercise, but its shorter-ranged cousin could be even better.
Your workout is fat and bloated. Here's how to trim it down to get better, faster gains in as little as 30 minutes.
Do you disappear when you turn sideways? Then you need to do a row exercise every time you hit the gym. Here's your specialization plan.
Want to lose fat? Get strong. Want to build muscle? Get strong. Want to be a better athlete? Get strong. Here's why and how to do it.
Use these workout finishers to lose fat, build your legs, and see how tough you really are.
Box jumps are great for building athleticism and muscle. Trouble is, most people do them stupidly. Let's fix that.
Use more weight than your max and you'll get stronger, faster. Seem impossible? Here's how it's done.
Make the most of your gains by training like an athlete. Build muscle that performs as good as it looks. Here's how.
These aren't just workouts, they're also strength and stamina tests. Grab your best friend or your worst enemy and see who comes out on top.
Adding a few unilateral exercises to your program will help you build more muscle and strength, and keep you injury-free. Here are five to try.