New to lifting? Here are some common mistakes to avoid and a simple plan for getting strong.
Use this exercise to ingrain a good hip hinge, make your lower back feel better, and build a bigger deadlift.
Squat backwards to build stability and strength. Here's how.
A thumbless grip is scary to lifters who don't know how to do it, but it can be used safely. In fact, it's better for your shoulders. Here's why.
Here's how to be the strongest person in your gym. The catch? You'll also have to be smart about your training. Follow these rules.
Can't seem to add another 5 pounds to your bench press? Squat or deadlift stuck? Try one of these proven methods.
Training three days a week allows for greater frequency, better recovery, and better compliance. Here's why it works and how to build a program.
To get strong, take the minimalist approach. Here's why.
There's nothing dumber than trying to get stronger without first getting your technique right. Follow these handy guidelines.
If your main goal right now is to build strength, avoid this common mistake.
To build strength and muscle, as well as avoid injuries, you must train all six patterns. Does your program include them all?
Build strength and set new personal records using compensatory acceleration training. Here's how.
Use your EDM as the foundation for planning your workouts. Here's why.
Only newbies can bring up every lift at the same time. Once you get stronger, you'll have to get smarter. Here's how.
Hypertrophy training should always be a part of your plan, even if your primary goal is strength. Here's why.
Many people are unaware they're doing this. Check it out.
The longer you've been lifting hard, the more this advice applies.
A surprising study looks at the recovery rates of 20-somethings vs. 40-somethings.
Sometimes the rules need to be rewritten. Here are eight supposedly wrong things that work great for these experts.
Most training programs focus on adding weight to the bar, but the best way to add muscle is to focus on volume. Here why and how to do it.
What's best, sticking to your program no matter what, or mixing it up based on how you feel that day? Here's what science says.
A new study shows that GVT, 10 sets of 10, doesn't work as well as another set/rep scheme.
Whether you're a newbie or an advanced bodybuilder, here's why you need to reinforce your strength base.
Five reasons why this type of squat beats the standard version for most people.
What's the best way to build strong glutes that also make every jaw in the gym drop? We ask the experts.