How to be Shredded AF in 5 Effective Steps

Your bulk is still ongoing, yes, and you still have plenty of mass to gain before summer rolls along, but now is also the perfect moment to start thinking about the cutting cycle looming in the distance. If you’re a devoted warrior of the iron jungle, hell-bent on sculpting the body of your dreams, then […]

Why You Should Never Skip Leg Day

Any building is only as strong as its ‘foundation.’ And when it comes to that magnificent torso you’ve been building over the years – the same goes for you too. We can’t believe a post like this is even necessary with photos like the above circulating around. But just in case it isn’t, we have […]

Pendlay Rows Technique – What Every Man Should Know

The Pendlay row is a true full-body exercise.” – Brett Hoebel (NBC’s The Biggest Loser) The body is a complex machine, which means that both complex and simple motions are what should be your choice weapons when building it. And while today’s man often prefers to rely on technology and complexity to achieve more… when […]

Plyometrics- The Power of the Vertical Jump

This week we continue from part 1 of how plyometrics can build better bodies. We will be looking at the power of the vertical jump, which can help in a variety of sporting activities, including skiing, basketball, track & field, baseball, rugby, bicycling, swimming, tennis, and competitive power lifting. There are many good things in store […]

Funkybod- A Muscle Shirt for Guys Who Don’t Have Muscle

Women have their Spanx girdles and pushup bras, while men have their easy six-pack devices, and padded muscle shirts (appropriately called Funkybod). We don’t see the big deal. However, we do want to pose this one question. Let’s say this shirt works, and you convince a hotty to hookup at your bachelor pad. Do you […]

PowerBlock Classic Adjustable Dumbbell Set

What if you could replace this… With this? The PowerBlock Classic Adjustable Dumbbell Set is one of the most compact and home friendly dumbbell sets we’ve seen in awhile. Compact home gyms, like Bowflex, are great for cardiac exercise. However, if you are looking to build muscle mass and balance, there is nothing better than […]

Morning Link Dump – July 19, 2013

How is your health this summer? Are you getting enough exercise, taking breaks, and eating plenty of fresh garden vegetables? Here are a few tips to make the second half of your summer even better than the first. Got Sandbags… Get Fit – Greatist Stop Overeating – Mind Body Green Using Nitric Oxide to Build Muscle […]

4 Tips to Boost Metabolism For Better Muscle Gains

The old plan for gaining muscle was to eat a lot, lift heavy, and worry about losing all that chub once you reached your size goal. The only problem was that overeating plus working out does not create a ripped physique that women swoon after, but rather a lunk-look, that most prefer to run from. […]

Working Out Can Add 7 Years to Your Life

Researchers published a study in PLOS medicine, looking at the lives of 650,000 people. Over the course of 10 years, a regular workout schedule seemed to extend their life expediencies by as much as 7 years. We’re talking about a healthy life here, and not sitting around in a wheelchair, or hooked up to a […]

Mass Workout: How to Get BIG (Part 1)!

Gaining mass begins with stepping into your local sweat shop (gym). We say sweat shop, because to be quite honest, you’re looking for a place that has people lifting actual iron plates, while grunting and swearing at each other. This is the atmosphere that is going to give you the proper motivation to get big. […]