powerlifting

Powerliting: 2011 APF Texas Cup Write Up

Heading into the APF Texas Cup, I felt stronger, bigger, and confident than ever.  Then, there was the unknown; REST.  To make a long story short, 2 major events (Lucas Orosco’s MMA Fight and The APF Texas Cup) were scheduled…

nutrition

Muscle Building: Plan Your Meals

I just finished cutting up a few days’ worth of broccoli for this week.  I’ll be steaming this and will probably eat it with baked chicken (I usually bake enough for at least two or three meals when I cook)….

squats

A Bigger Squat Through Partial Training: Variations

I’m BACKKKK! Third installment in my Bigger through Partials series…. The squat is an amazing exercise that has been under fire as of late. Many are crying foul and voting to ban this compound movement, but that’s neither here nor…

texas-method

Texas Method Training System

Introduction This method uses a sharp contrast in training variables between the beginning and the end of the week. High volume at moderate intensity is used at the first of the week, a light workout is done in the middle…

westside-powerlifting

Westside Training Overview

Now to get started the Westside methods are unusual to most. They put Strength, Power, and Hypertrophy phases all together into one routine. The reason these phases are together is because to be strong you need to have power and…

westside-barbell-workouts

Westside Barbell Training Variations

Here are my basic templates of modified Westside Barbell Routines. These are only the basic structure and they are each modified to meet the individual trainees goals, weaknesses, and recovery. This is accomplished by the specific lifts done and the…

powerlifting

Raw Powerlifting: How To Increase Your One Rep Max

Faheem Chauhan

In this article I will cover my interpretation of training for unequipped Powerlifting. That is how to increase your 1RM in the Power Lifts. This article will assume you have graduated from beginner status, have a strong foundation and have…