Tag Archives: fake natural bodybuilders

Did Steroids Completely Replace Hard Work In The Gym?

I’ve had many breaks from training due to low motivation. The first major episode took place when I got sick of the squat or die mentality installed deep into my brain. However, a few months passed and the accumulation of barbell nostalgia made me want to train again. Yet when I set my foot on […]

Instagram’s Fitness Motivation Is Playing Games With Your Mind

Instagram’s fitness motivation department has been steadily gaining serious market share. The enormous amount of Photoshopped butts, biceps, abs, breasts and other body parts floating in the cyberspace prove this every day. It’s hard to look for something training related online without stumbling upon a couple of “how bad do you want it” type of […]

Muscle Branding and Fitness Magazines Create Unrealistic Expectations

Before nattyornot.com I had another website dedicated to lifting. When I told one of my friends from high school about it, he said: “Aren’t you ashamed that you look so skinny and yet you have a site about lifting?” I was indeed skinny, but I wasn’t selling people the secret to exceptional muscle growth. My […]

The Self-centered YouTube Fitness Pricks

Every day 100 new people join the YouTube Fitness parade. Whenever you search for something training related on the Internet, the results are always the same – tons of videos made by popular fitness YouTubers. Over the last few years, the spam has reached epic proportions. The most annoying part about the fitness YouTubers is […]