Behind every champion is a trusted coach who's savvy about drug use. T Nation talks shop with a physique competitor's secret weapon.
Four T Nation coaches (who are actually nice guys) debate biceps training. Read up. You’ll learn a lot.
Why a skinny and long-dead martial artist named Bruce Lee continues to intrigue and influence the bodybuilding world.
They can be a great tool for athletes and gym rats, as long as you know how to use them... and when to avoid them.
Dr. Bryan Walsh, the "go-to" guy for fat loss, says that being fat, having high cortisol, and being insufferably gassy can all be fixed with a few dietary tweaks.
This simple, fairly painless twist on a traditional chest workout will armor-up your pecs in a very short time.
Are calves an afterthought in your program? Yeah, that’s why yours are kinda sad. Make 'em happy with these exercises and workouts.
A 2-kilogram discuss traveled 140 feet through the air and landed in Dan John's skull. After that, he "rested" for five months. Now he has some interesting ideas about rest periods in general.
Most of you just have an ab, as in one non-distinct blobby area between your pecs and your naughty parts. Here's how to make your singular ab into plural abs.
When you question a coach's values, you usually get some interesting answers, along with a fist in the eye.
Coach Boyle discovers a faster, safer way to increase lower-body muscle size and strength.
Five great exercises to hammer your quads. Some you know, some you don’t! Check ‘em out.
Eating more and training more can get you pretty far. But if you’ve stopped making progress, it’s time to reassess and do things differently. Here’s what may be putting your gains on hold.
A tried-and-true eating plan for packing on muscle. Check it out.
Too many bodybuilders ruin their waistlines by turning themselves into human fireplugs. T Nation coaches show you how to do it right.
Why are hamstrings usually underdeveloped on most lifters? Because most lifters only train a portion of the muscle group. Change that. Here’s how.
Charles Poliquin answers your questions about arm training. Check it out.
Weight training wisdom from Dan John, blended with cool techniques and routines that will make you want to rush off to the gym.
When you go all-in with one training philosophy - whether it's bodybuilding, powerlifting, or CrossFit - you set yourself up for a lifetime of repercussions, including lots of embarrassment.
Dave Tate and others weigh-in on the difference between "compound movements" and "isolation movements" and the necessity of eating 6 times a day.
The power clean just might be the best barbell exercise you aren't doing. Here’s why you should make it a part of your program.
Heavy carries muscle you up, improve your core strength, and beat the crap out of cardio!
Use that thumping heart and that mad-dog-mean you feel to blast through any physical challenge.
Unique exercises and workouts to help you build a great sets of delts. Check ‘em out.
Jim Wendler's 5/3/1/ program promises slow and steady gains that will eventually turn you into the strongest guy in the gym. And it delivers, every time.