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9 Hacks for Streamlining Your Workouts

This article will make you feel like you hired an efficiency expert to analyze your workouts and help you throw out all the garbage.

The Secret to Lifting Forever

Most people quit lifting weights in their 20s, but a few become lifelong lifters. What's their secret? What keeps them going? We ask the experts.

Tip: How to Find the Best Exercises for Your Body

Think of a weight-training exercise. Is it the best choice for YOU? Here's how to know.

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: Specialization Cycles for Stubborn Muscles

Past the newbie stage, it's tough to improve every muscle group or lift at the same time. Here are some simple rules for specialization programs.

The Smartest Training Split

Hardly anyone applies any reasoning to their training splits. Here's one that makes sense and guarantees progress.

Tip: Speed Work for the Deadlift

Pull more weight off the floor... faster. Here are two ways to program speed and technique work.

How to Deadlift Over 700 Pounds

Eager to pull big numbers? You're more likely to make mistakes that'll bring your max down. Here's what to do... and what not to do.

Tip: The Ultimate Trap-Bar Deadlift

This lift is really a deadlift-squat hybrid. Here's how to make it an even better muscle and strength builder.

Tip: Research Update – Time Under Tension

TUT builds muscle. But what's more important, rep speed or set speed? A new study tested this out.

Tip: Master the Double Kettlebell Deadlift

Jack up your deadlifting volume without jacking up your spine. Try this.

Super-Fast, Super-Effective Workouts

Build more muscle from two or three short weekly workouts than most guys do from training six days a week. Try these programs.

Tip: Find Your Stance For Sumo Deadlifts

Most lifters go super wide, but that only works if it fits your anatomy. Here's how to find YOUR best stance.

Tip: How to Build Tension in the Deadlift

Clean up your deadlift technique and get your lats engaged with this super simple trick.

Tip: Neck Position and the Deadlift

Look up or look down? Here's Tony G.'s take on that.

The Most Intelligent Way to Train

A training program is only as effective as your ability to recover from it. So smart lifters plan their workouts accordingly. Here's how.

Tip: Increase Your Muscle Density

Use this twist on the drop set method to build thick muscle that's as strong as it looks.

30 Days of Deadlifts: 21-30

Let's cap off this powerful series with ten more tips to make you a better deadlifter and an all-around awesome person.

Tip: The Best Deadlift Grip?

Stop arguing. There's a simple answer to this sometimes tricky question. Check it out.

Tip: The Wedge Method

Use this setup cue to master the deadlift and protect your back.

The 11 Best Books for Smart Meatheads

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

Tip: The Art of the Prep Set

It's not a warm-up set, but it's just as important. Here's what you need to know.

The Triple Progression System

Apply this simple progression to almost any exercise and experience steady increases in size and strength.