Overload is the training stress the body must adapt to. It’s the driving force of muscle growth. Get it in your training to make gains.
Doing squats on Bosu balls isn't functional. Neither is a lot of stuff you see people doing in the gym.
For the best pump of your life - and serious size and strength gains over time - you need to incorporate midrange partial reps.
Three former skinny guys reveal the nutrition tips, training strategies, and lifestyle adjustments that "cured" them.
The Black Prince talks about drugs, training, nutrition, and how bodybuilding lost the luster of its Golden Age.
Chris Shugart lists the 8 realizations that changed everything for him, physique-wise.
This program is guaranteed to jack you up fast and bring your strength right along with it. If you’re ready, give it a shot.
Proven, effective size training advice that’s a lot different than what you normally hear. Check it out.
Nutritional tips for those who roll their eyes at the thought of counting, measuring, or recording anything, plus a cool new back exercise.
Christian Thibaudeau tackles three topics in this article, from building pecs and delts to very low carb dieting. Check it out.
A novel calf routine plus a selection of old-school total-body exercises.
In this exclusive excerpt from his new book, Nate Green looks at the beliefs and behaviors that keep skinny guys skinny and fat guys fat.
Regardless of whether your goal is to deadlift 1,000 pounds or to build a shredded Christmas tree, the principles are basically the same.
In Part 2 of his series, Mahler shows you how to get big and strong without ever getting bored with your workouts.
6 ways to pack on muscle, from adjusting heel position to build freaky quads to slowing down rep speed for gargantuan biceps.
The most effective muscle-building programs might also be the simplest. How simple? Try one exercise.
One of the world's most successful and respected bodybuilding coaches sounds off on training techniques, excessive drug use, and what it means to coach with a capital C.
The right bodyweight exercises can be damn tough and give you great results. Disagree? Try out a few of the exercises on this list.
A muscle-numbing routine for the most spectacular, but often most-neglected body part.
Thibs thinks you're looking kind of small lately. Says your girlfriend's been bad-mouthing your physique, too. Fortunately, he's taken pity on you and come up with some new movements for you to try.
Q & A with one of the world's premier strength coaches.
If you’re looking to jack up your wheels as fast as possible, this is the program for you.
As a young man in the iron game, Mike was surrounded by people who drank the pro-bodybuilder Kool-Aid. He never squatted ('cause it hurts your knees) and never deadlifted. Now he knows better.
Volume, frequency, density, intensity, and intensiveness. Here’s what you need to know about each to train right for your goals.
This forgotten squat exercise is still one of the best ways to build quads.