The stretch-shortening cycle can be your best friend or your biggest enemy. Here’s what you need to know.
The godfather of powerlifting talks about Max Effort, Dynamic Effort, explosiveness, box squats, and more!
From warm-ups and running to box squats and grip work, here’s the athlete’s guide to get bigger and stronger.
Skinny? Interested in packing on muscle mass and having the strength to back it up? This program is for you.
Here's how to lose fat while staying super strong.
You like to look good naked. Your training revolves around aesthetics. You're a bodybuilder.
Shake up your training with Tabata for biceps, eccentric roll-outs for abs, and speed push-ups.
Whether you're new to lifting or a seasoned strength trainer looking to take up competition, understanding the difference is critical.
Obsessed endurance athletes like triathloners need to pick up some heavy weights if they want to stay strong and injury-free. Here's how.
Here's a basic, balls-out program that works around the busy guy’s life.
Ladders and wave loading are both great ways to build size and strength, but combine them and you get something magical.
What do you get when you ask some of the world's top strength coaches and nutrition gurus to share their most powerful tips for dramatic physique changes? You get one hell of an article series!
At first glance, it might seem that the title of this article is a double entendre (you know, like "Kid Rock Rules!"). I assure you, it's not. My linguistic reference of choice is not a music-challenged snowboarder but the <i>Oxford English Dictionary,</i> or for all you acronym lovers: OED.
You've probably never eaten wasabi, even if you think you have. That's too bad, because the real stuff might extend your life. Here’s how.
If you want to learn how to fight like a man, there's only one place to go: the world famous Lion's Den dojo.
This T-Nation warrior says a combo of paleo-ish eating and cutting-edge sports nutrition is the best diet for getting ripped and building muscle. Here's why.
A perfect warm-up virtually ensures a perfect workout, but a poor one will almost certainly ruin what COULD have been a great training experience. Ever wake up dreading the idea of going to the gym, but after getting there, you end up having a great workout? You can thank your warm-up for that.
You've spent 6 months trying to add a quarter inch to your arms. Dr Darden has just one question: “Why take 6 months to do it when you could do the same thing in 2 weeks?” Here's how...
Build your back and prevent strength imbalances. Here’s everything you need to know.
A look back at bodybuilding history plus a great workout for your delts. Check it out.
If your gains have stalled, it's probably because you're missing one thing in your workouts: volume. Here's how to intelligently add it.
Have you ever been in a health food store or drug store and found yourself staring at a multivitamin bottle and wondering what do all these "ABC's" do and how much of each do I really need? Hell, I have.
The more challenging the situation we overcome, the greater our stature. The demon you swallow gives you its power. Eat up.
We can always count on Christian to give us some great new movements that, in addition to spurring new muscle growth, will elicit bewildered stares from all the ACE certified trainers in the gym.
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