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Tip: In Defense of Higher-Rep Compound Exercises

Some coaches say to never do high reps with compound barbell movements. They're wrong. Here's why.

Tip: Fix Your Row, Fix Your Shoulders

Here are the most common mistakes made with the horizontal row (and how to fix them).

Tip: Deadlifting – The Recovery Issue

After making some fast progress, is your deadlift now stuck in a rut? Here's how to fix that.

Tip: Lat Building for Heavy Guys

Give the pulldown machine a break and try these two exercises.

Tip: Training Effort – The Two Biggest Myths

We've all fallen for these myths, and that's not a bad thing as long as we wise up as we gain more experience.

Question of Strength 51

What's the best way to preserve muscle while losing fat? How do you smash an overhead press plateau? Answers here.

Tip: The Cure for MPA

Male Pancake Ass: It's a terrible condition to have. And squats and deadlifts can't fix the problem by themselves. Here's what will.

Tip: The Most Common Bench Press Mistake

If you're not a powerlifter, should you be testing your bench press 1RM often? Here's the answer.

The Missing Lower-Body Exercises for Strength

For complete strength and injury prevention, you need more than squats, deadlifts, and lunges. Add a few of these isolation exercises to your plan.

Tip: Banded Rows – Silly or Effective?

Bands are great tools for adding accommodating resistance, but do they work for one-arm rows? Sorta. Info here.

Instantly Boost Strength & Performance

Push and pull without moving a weight. Sounds odd but it works if you're wanting to get stronger or instantly perform better. Here's how.

Tip: Ditch the Kroc Row

Yes, it looks kinda cool, but you probably don't need it. Do this instead.

The 10-6-10 Method for Size

To really grow, you have to do concentric, eccentric, and even isometric reps. Here's a training method that combines all three in one set.

Tip: An Exercise for Guaranteed Chest Growth

Isolate the pecs, then slam them with eccentric tension. Try this.

3 Dumb Rules That Don't Apply Anymore

Why high-rep barbell work, heavy machine work, and partials all have a place in your training... that is, if you want to grow.

Tip: 3 Unexpected Things That Accelerate Gains

The answer isn't always to eat more and lift heavier. Here are three things a lot of lifters don't think about.

Tip: A New Way to Pummel Your Pecs

This chest-building drop set involves an angle change instead of a standard weight drop. Take a look.

Question of Power 1

In his new column, Coach Carter tackles glute building for dudes, deadlift frequency, lat work for big guys, and benching for non-powerlifters.

Tip: Fix Your Cranky Elbows and Sad Arms

Is elbow pain interfering with your arm training? Try this.

Tip: The 30-Second Rep for Shoulder & Arms

Want to build your upper body? Move heavy dumbbells slowly. Try this complex.

Tip: The Most Brutal Quad Finisher

Add this to the end of your next leg day to blow up your quadriceps. Warning: It's gonna hurt.

Tip: 4 Set-Extending Methods for Mass

Still doing 3 sets of 10? Time to ramp it up and trigger some new growth. Here's how.

Tip: The Ultimate Squat for Quads

Want bigger quads? Set your ego aside and squat like this.

Reboot Yourself to Make More Progress

These training and diet strategies will serve as a personal reboot and have you in a whole different place, physique-wise, one year from now.

Tip: The Busy Man's Bro-Split

If you want to do enough volume for muscle growth, but only have a short amount of time to train, organize your training split like this.