MMA Workout – Here Comes The Boom

Want to improve your odds in a fight and get a great workout at the same time? Here’s the deal–Your odds of winning any confrontation can be significantly increased by avoiding a good portion of the punches being thrown. It is also important to successfully absorb the ones you can’t avoid. A lot of guys […]

The Ultimate Body Weight Workout

When was the last time you could do a couple pushups? How about while clapping in mid-air, or with just one hand. Well those are mere child’s play to the Australian breakdancer, Simon Ata (a.k.a. Simonster). Yeah, Simon can do pushups too. Except he does them without using his feet. In other words, he can hold […]

Kettlebell Workout – Interview With Professional Trainer Steve Cotter

If there ever was a man with a kettlebell plan, it is champion athlete, professional trainer, and author of Kettlebell Training (Human Kinetics, 2013), Mr. Steve Cotter. We like to make sure that we get the most from every workout, and when it comes to kettlebells, your results will only be as good as your […]

Kick Ass Kettlebell Training

Kettlebell training is the unsung hero of today’s armchair athlete. The reason being—despite its name, it offers absolutely no ‘bells’ or whistles to your current workout. In fact, they are actually kind of boring, plain, simple, and barbaric. However, despite its humble presentation, kettlebells may be one of the best ways to build strength, flexibility, […]

How Plyometrics Can Build Better Bodies

Plyometrics can be a real game changer in your daily workouts. Research has shown that such an addition to your workout can help you lose weight and improve your performance in the gym, on the track, court, and field. The explosive movements increase muscle strength and protect your joints, which also means they can help […]

Bodyweight Strength Training for the Chest

  Weight training is only one small part of developing an overall great physique. In fact, there is a lot to be said about the benefits of bodyweight training, which is a method of working out that requires only the use of your own weight as resistance. If done properly this type of workout can […]

Morning Link Dump

It has been said that the word, “chick,” is derogatory and disrespectful to all the young women it has been used to describe. The phrase goes back to at least the last century, where it was derived as slang for “bird,” meaning that a woman was something worthy to hunt. We think this is disgusting, […]

The P90X Review

As a fitness fanatic, I have tried just about every system out there, and to tell you the truth, it all comes down to one thing. I’m talking about your dedication to getting the results the program was designed to do. With that said, some programs are a lot better than others, and offer more […]

Morning Link Dump, June 21

Bad ass women, bad ass workouts, bad ass NY style trends, and one bad ass car! Girls who are ready for battle – Maxim The workout from Hell – Men’s Health The10 best style trends in NY right now – Complex The 2014 Corvette Stingray – BullzEye

Punch Up Your Workout with a Boxing System

Back in the day, most boxing/kung fu systems consisted of a giant log, a few sticks, and a lot of bruising and splinters. The slam man entered the market a couple years ago, offering cushioned padding, preset workout routines, and a relatively compact solution to those who are bored with the standard treadmill, stepper, and row […]