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Powerlifting Articles

Is Powerlifting Physically Debilitating?


This article is by Fred Ashford, aka Sandbox from the Muscle and Brawn forum.

Trending opinions come and go in our society – powerlifting included. This summer I read several columns, blogs and articles feeding a current powerlifting opinion:… Read more

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Bodybuilding Articles

Hack Squats: The Forgotten Leg Builder


One of the most overlooked muscle groups in a beginning bodybuilder’s training program is legs. They don’t impress like the chest and arms so beginners make a common mistake and avoid training them, not realizing the overall … Read more

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Strongman Articles

Training the Tire Flip Without a Tire


This article by BruteForce from the MAB forum.

Tire flips. You see them everywhere these days, at the World’s Strongest Man, in crossfit videos, even at high school football training sessions. With the popularity of tire flips in strength… Read more

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Powerlifting Articles

Build a Bigger Squat by Using Proper Assistance Work


This article by Jonathan Byrd from the MAB forum.

I have said countless times that there are thousands of ways to get strong, but some ways are just more efficient than others. In my opinion a lot of progress is stalled by the lack of appropriate… Read more

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Bodybuilding Articles

Mike Mentzer’s Heavy Duty One Set Workout


Near the end of his career as a personal trainer Mike Mentzer determined that he was recommending workouts to his clients that had a set count that was too high for maximum muscle growth. He had been using 2-4 sets of maximum intensity per muscle… Read more

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Strongman Articles

Farmer’s Walk – Frequently Asked Questions


This article is by BruteForce from the MAB forum.

Recently a number of people have asked me questions about the farmers walk. This weighted carry is easily one of the greatest things you can do for overall strength and conditioning, so I thought… Read more

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General Articles

100 Reasons Not to Squat or Deadlift


This article by Elliot Reimers.

You shouldn’t squat and/or deadlift because…

…You will release too much growth hormone and develop gigantism
…You will shatter the floor beneath your feet while squatting with … Read more

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