Seven bad benching habits that keep you weak, and how to get rid of them.
Dave Draper, the best bodybuilder to never win Mr. Olympia, expounds on the agony and ecstasy of a life spent lifting.
To get bigger and stronger, you may need to kick off the shoes and start from the ground up.
Stagnation is unacceptable. Revive your workouts and watch your muscle mass increase while your body fat decreases.
In the booming fitness culture of Dubai, steroids are cool, pot is not, and good supplements are hard to find.
The first installment of our new series demolishes old ideas about getting bigger and stronger, addressing imbalances, and preventing injuries.
Coach Mike explains why the exercises an athlete doesn't perform can have the biggest impact on his success in a training program.
Squats or leg presses? Barbell or Hammer machine? The right answer depends on what you want to get out of your workouts.
Christian tackles the myth of overtraining, why gymnasts and Olympic lifters look the way they do, and how growth occurs in spurts.
An ab training article for people who do more than take mirror selfies.
Dr. Bowden gives you the real truth about saturated fats, honey, fake health foods, coffee and much more.
For a fat burning hit, a massive conditioning bang, and some appreciable muscle, do complexes. Here’s how.
Dr. Lowery comes out swinging against the high priests of high-carb diets and defends the honor of protein-loving meatheads.
Need some change in your exercise selection? Give these unusual but effective movements a shot.
A veteran strength coach riffs on deadlifts, squats, rollouts, and why he'd rather not have to explain why his athletes get so many strange bruises.
What happens when a lifelong meathead goes veg for a bulking cycle? John Berardi, Ph.D., is about to find out.
The powerlifter and entrepreneur talks about bodybuilding, success, injuries, and what we can learn from kindergartners.
Hope you didn't go food shopping yet, because you're about to make big-time changes to your grocery list.
Christian shows you how to blast your biceps into oblivion, damaging the muscle fibers so much that they either grow or die!
With all the cardio options out there, it's no wonder we're confused about the best way to incorporate it into our workouts! Coach Robertson summarizes the pros and cons of each variation and helps us with fat-burning program design.
Think your core strength is pretty good? Now's the time to find out. These two tests will tell you if your abs are strong or if they're a weak link.
There are lots of ways to go from lumpy to lean, or skinny to studly, but all muscle makeovers have these common traits.
Cressey's 2008 lessons-learned include how to stay lean without really trying, loving the goniometer, how alcohol kills soft tissue quality, and lots more.
Coach Nick has new ways to build strength and size for the lifter with wounded knees, shell-shocked shoulders, or a balky back.
It's not how many reps you do, or how heavy the load is that matters. What matters is how long the sets last.