Category Archives: training

Squats Made My Legs So Huge That I Can’t Find Jeans Anymore

Dedicated to those who ”can’t find pants” that fit after squatting for 3 months. You’ve read about it on the Internet. You’ve read about it in the sacred muscle books. You’ve heard others talk about it. You were told there are alive witnesses. You wanted to be one of them and signed the contract. You […]

How Strong Can Steroids Make You?

Some lifters downplay the role of muscle drugs so much that ignorant people start wondering if a baby Aspirin is not as effective as steroids. Many delusional permabulkers believe that they can break the powerlifting records naturally as long as they eat ”enough calories to recover and grow”. Simply put, those barbell nerds are trying to […]

How To Do Pull-ups and Chin-ups With Proper Form

This is the most detailed pull-up tutorial that I can produce at the moment. It covers all technical elements that I consider crucial for the correct execution of this popular movement. I have also included a few programming tips for beginners and intermediate pull-up apprentices. My goal was to write a tutorial that jumps out […]

How To Barbell Row With Proper Form For Maximum Lat Activation

The barbell row is not the most complicated exercise but deserves special attention because many individuals who have not developed the required back awareness look like a camel rubbing its groin area into a stainless steel bar when doing the movement. Loading the barbell You don’t want to be doing barbell rows with small plates […]

The Day I Realized That Big Muscles Protect You From Bullying

That summer I was doing my best to improve my skateboarding skills. One of the training spots in the town was an old bridge – a weird place with a mysterious flavor that makes you experience all kinds of deja vus. It was the middle of a hot day, and I was alone except for the […]

How To Get Big Arms FASTER! Give me a break.

The ”how-to-get-big-arms-fast” theme is the muscle equivalent of the modern ”how-to-get-rich-quick” mentality frequently seen in our world infected by the false belief that the mainstream media can provide a solution to all problems. Honestly, I am very tired of seeing the same thing over and over again. Just a few days ago S-Nation productions came up with […]