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4 Tips To Help Build Better Weight Lifting Routines

Do you build weight lifting routines like you fill your plate at a food buffet? You know what I mean: picking and choosing splits, exercises, sets and reps based on what you’re hungry for on that given day. If so,…

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Don’t Be A Powerlifting Ronin

This article is by LTL from the Muscle and Brawn forum. Web definitions A Ronin was a samurai with no lord or master during the feudal period (1185–1868) of Japan. You can also check out this absolute classic film featuring…

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Body Composition: The War Between The Scale And The Mirror

Please check out John Cintron’s e-book: Building A Power Athlete With No Nonsense Training. It happens every Monday.  Someone wakes up and decides to enter the world of weight loss. They jump on the scale and sigh in disgust. Next they  try…

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Please Stop Using the Smith Machine for Big Lifts!

This article is by Soldier from the Muscle and Brawn forum. In the basement of the building where I work there is a gym. It’s stocked with all the standard gym fare; A pull down machine, a seated row machine, a flat…

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Burst Muscle Building System – 3 Day Push Pull Legs Workout

This is a 3 day muscle building split that uses the Burst training method. The split is as follows: Day 1 – Chest, Shoulders and Triceps (Push) Day 2 – Off Day 3 – Quads, Hamstrings and Calves (Legs) Day 4 – Off Day…

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The Burst Muscle Building System Overview

Current Burst system splits: 3 Day Push, Pull, Legs Over the years I have tried many different muscle building systems. I started on a conventional body part split back in the 80s, tried double split training, Arnold-style training, HIT, Heavy…

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Huge Gainer 3 Day Split

This is a simple but effective 3 day muscle building split for the late beginning to intermediate lifter. It is recommend that you use a schedule similar to the following: Monday – Quads, Hamstrings and Calves Tuesday – Chest, Back…