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Push-Pull-Legs: The Ultimate Split

Training one body part per day is outdated, and full-body workouts don't always cut it. Push-pull-legs is superior for any goal. Here's why.

The Hybrid Athlete Program

Want to build strength, size, and athleticism with one training program? All you need is this plan.

10 Elements of the Perfect Training Week

Here's what the perfect week of lifting looks like.

7 Dumb Things Lifters Argue About

Lifters spend way too much time arguing about things that don't matter that much. Here are seven things lifters should accept and just move on.

Hot Debate: Which Squat is Best?

Everyone's got an opinion on squats. And now that partials are in the spotlight thanks to Lebron James, there's more confusion. Let's clear it up.

Tip: Cluster Training for New Muscle Growth

Using intra-set rest periods to build muscle and strength. Bonus: This training method will keep your form in check. Here's how.

The Best Damn Strength Plan For Natural Lifters

If you're a natural lifter doing the workouts of drugged lifters, you're going to be disappointed. Build maximal strength the natural way. Here's how.

Tip: Swear for More Strength and Power

New research shows that cussing can boost anaerobic power and grip strength. Here's the science.

Tip: 6 Suspension Strap Moves for Serious Lifters

Think those TRX-style gadgets are just for newbies? Think again. Try these challenging exercises.

Tip: Simple vs. Systems vs. Science

Let's take a closer look at training science, bro-science, and the gurus who claim to know it all.

The End of 3x10

Still doing three sets of ten on everything? There are better ways. Here's how to use varied sets for fast size gains or massive strength gains.

Tip: The Bodyweight Squat Test

There are a lot of strength tests out there, many unrealistic. But here's one that you and everyone else should be able to pass.

Tip: The Overhead Press Test

Can you pass it? Here are the rules.

Tip: Squat Like a CAT

Use this training method to perfect your technique and build explosiveness out of the hole.

Big Bench, Big Chest: 5 Training Secrets

Little-known tips on bench pressing, chest development, and shoulder health that your coach or clueless personal trainer never told you.

The 11 Best Books for Smart Meatheads

Our experts share their favorite books on training, nutrition, and mindset. Check out the list.

Tip: The New-Exercise-Only Week

Flex your programming muscles, make your joints feel better, and accelerate progress. Here's how.

Tip: The Intuitive Training Challenge

It's time to let your instincts take over, for a while at least. Ditch your workout plan and try this.

5 Realistic Tests of Strength

How much weight should you be able to lift? How many reps should you be able to do? Here are some guidelines for natural, non-mutant lifters.

Tip: A Sarcastic Look at Overly Complex Exercises

Is that new exercise worth doing? Sometimes. And sometimes not.

Tip: Mix Things Up with this Deadlift Variation

Here's a new way to deadlift that really nails the glutes and quads.

Uncomplicated Barbell Strength

Want to boost your big three? Use CAT squats, T-shirt benches, and paused deads. Here's how.

The 7-Day Workout Challenge

We asked our experts to give us their best week-long training challenge. Pick one and tackle it. In seven days you'll be bigger, stronger, and wiser.

Tip: The Toughest Loaded Carry

Build your core strength and boost your squat, deadlift, and bench performances with this unusual exercise.

Built For Battle

A complete workout plan for inhuman strength, athletic power, and stand-out muscle.