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Your Guide To Heavy-Light Training

You don't have to choose between looking great and performing well. Achieve both goals with this training plan.

You (Probably) Don't Need to Train Arms

Many lifters don't need direct biceps and triceps work. Some need a little. Some need a lot. Here's how to know what's best for your body and your goals.

Unpopular Opinion: You Don't Need Chains

Looks hardcore, but if you're not a competitive equipped powerlifter, you don't need them. Here's why.

Unpopular Opinion: Deadlifts Aren't That Great

Unless you're a competitive powerlifter, traditional deadlifts are overrated, especially for athletes. Here's why.

Training Variety vs. Consistency: Final Word

Is it better to switch things up in the gym or stick with the same moves every workout? Here's the truth.

Top 10 Mass Makers for Lanky Lifters

Big lifts lead to big gains, but they may not all fit your long-limbed structure. Try these variations and watch your progress skyrocket.

Tip: Your Lateral Raises Aren't Working

If your traps take over, this exercise won't do much for your delts. Here's how to fix that problem and finally build some broad shoulders.

Tip: You've Gotta Try This New Leg Exercise

Unlike conventional hack squats, this landmine version allows you to find the perfect groove for your joints. Check it out.

Tip: Why You Need to Rock n' Row

Guess what? The best form for cable and barbell rows isn't super strict, no matter what the Form Police say. Here's why.

Tip: What Powerlifters Can Learn From Bodybuilders

When strength athletes occasionally train like bodybuilders, they get even stronger and decrease the chance of injuries. Here's how.

Tip: Two Sumo Deadlift Myths, Destroyed

If you want to pull more weight with better form, don't fall for these lies.

Tip: Two Rotational Exercises for a Powerful Core

Punch like Tyson. Kick like a mule. Use these two proven moves to crank up your core strength.

Tip: Two New Exercises for Healthy Shoulders

You can't build bigger delts if your shoulders are achy and immobile. These smart moves will fix you right up.

Tip: Two Mandatory Core Tests for Lifters

Here's how to tell if your core strength is holding back your big lifts.

Tip: Two EZ Ways to Build More Muscle

Build your back and legs with this easy and convenient equipment swap.

Tip: Two Back Muscles You're Missing

To build a topographic back, you need more than lat exercises. Here's what you're missing plus two exercises to target those muscles.

Tip: Triple-Threat Bicep Training

Here's a smart way to clobber every fiber of your biceps for faster growth.

Tip: Train Like This or Die Sooner

Want to keep kicking ass in your 40s and beyond? Then you have to add this training modality to your workouts NOW.

Tip: This Plank Isn't For Pantywaists

Got two minutes? Drop to the floor and try this challenge!

Tip: This Hybrid Ab Exercise Will Make You Cry

But hey, at least you'll be a crybaby with great abs. Check it out.

Tip: This Extreme Rep Range Isn't For Sissies

It turns out a rarely explored rep range works just as well in building muscle as more traditional rep ranges. Mind officially blown.

Tip: The Weirdest-Looking Hamstring Exercise

You'll get some stares in the gym, but the results will be worth it.

Tip: The Very Best Workout Song

What's the most listened to song in the gym? And what does science say about it? Let's find out.

Tip: The Ultimate Triceps Isolation Exercise

Really nail those suckers with this unique cable exercise.

Tip: The Ultimate Glute Warm-Up

Get ready to lift. Use this happy-hips combo before your next lower-body workout.