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powerlifting-workout

9 Week Powerlifting Periodization Peaking Workout

This is a 9 week strength building cycle meant for intermediate level powerlifters and strength training athletes. Starting numbers are based upon your current one rep max for squats, bench press and deadlifts, plus the amount of weight you are…

squat-program

High Frequency Squatting 12 Week Program

There was a (long) time during my lifting career where I thought squatting more than once a week was impossible. Scratch that – was insane. Then I was introduced to a concept called fatigue management. Fatigue management is basically a…

muscle-building-workout

2 Day Muscle Building Workout: Gains on Limited Time

We each run into periods of our life where we simply don’t have time to live in the gym. I’ve seen many guys quit lifting completely during these periods, thinking there was no point in only training a few days…

deadlift-program

12 Week Intermediate Deadlift Workout Routine

This is a 12 week deadlift and back strength specialization workout routine designed to help intermediate lifters bring up their pulling power. It consists of three 4 week training blocks: Weeks 1 to 4 – Volume back work. Lighter deadlifts,…

bulldog-workout

Bulldog 3 Day Powerbuilding Split

The bulldog program is designed to make you as big and strong as possible.  It is called a powerbuilding workout because the goal is to give you the best of both worlds: a powerful physique with the strength to back…

build-muscle

“No Gainer”: 5 Reasons You’re Not Building Muscle

Not building muscle and frustrated? Consider yourself a hardgainer, or even worse – a no gainer? If so then you probably won’t believe the following statement: Muscle building is a simple process. I have no reason to lie to you….

arnold-rows

Top 5 Compound And Isolation Exercises For Each Body Part

Compound vs. Isolation Exercises Compound exercises are the meat and potatoes of muscle building. They work multiple muscle groups and are the most challenging and rewarding lifts. Compound exercises provide you with the most bang for your buck. They should…